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ITM 350 Service Providers for MICE (3 credits) ITM 351 Event Management (3 credits) ITM 352 Meetings, Incentives, and Conventions Management (3 credits) Prerequisite: Passed ITM 346 or Dean’s Approval In this course, you will learn more about MICE service providers and explore how these partners must work to develop a mutually beneficial and supportive network system, such as service strategy and organization; profes- sional exhibition organizers; catering, interpreting, and hostess staff; stand design; and building and freight handling. Prerequisite: Passed ITM 346 or Dean’s Approval This course provide opportunities for students to apply learned knowledge and skills in event management to actual planning, designing, coordinating, advertising, solving problems, and evaluating the event management through hands-on actual event management experience. Prerequisite: Passed ITM 346 or Dean’s Approval This course explores the components and processes involved in developing and conducting meetings, incentives and conventions. The focus is to explore the role and relationship of the major players and the importance of this sector in the overall tourism industry. 96 BANGKOK UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL ITM 353 Exhibition Management (3 credits) ITM 354 MICE Sustainability and Standards (3 credits) Free Electives ITM 241 In-flight Passenger Service (3 credits) Prerequisite: Passed ITM 346 or Dean’s Approval Exhibitio ns play a vital role in the MICE industry. In this course you will gain real insight in working in the Exhibi- tion industry as well as into the steps of managing an exhibi- tion as a professional organizer. From studying real-life case studies to learning from industry leaders you will develop a relevant, marketable and practical skill set. Prerequisite: Passed ITM 346 or Dean’s Approval This course will provide you with insights on sustainable events as opportunities for change; as well as the skill sets for managing, communicating, and implementing sustainable events. It will also give you an overview on climate- neutral and climate- friendly events together with the necessary reporting guidelines and sustainable event checklists. The following MICE standards will also be covered: ISO 50001: Energy Management, ISO 22000: Food Safety Management, TISI 22300: MICE Security Management Systems, ISO 20121: Event Sustainability Management Systems, ISO 22301: Business Continuity Management Systems and Thailand MICE venue Standard (TMVS). A study of spa evolution, types of spa manage- ment, and methods of therapy as well as various products used in the spa business, the integration of the spa business with health and wellness and tourism, and the laws and