Capstone Management Project I

93-889

Units: 3

Description: The Capstone Project is a two-semester applied research project that represents the final requirement of the Master of Entertainment Industry Management (MEIM) Program. The Capstone provides the opportunity for students to apply the sum knowledge and skills gained from the MEIM program to real world issues facing the entertainment industry. Working in teams, and in consultation with industry professionals, students will define, outline and deliver an in-depth examination of a specific research topic, fulfilling a series of deliverables over the course of the project, and adhering to established research project formats and guidelines.

Learning Outcomes: 1. Mastery of project management, teamwork, and communication skills (including clear, correct business writing and effective presentation) 2. Integration and synthesis of the lessons from prior coursework in the program 3. Demonstration of professional behavior through interacting with professionals and conducting research within the industry 4. Deepening an awareness of strategic issues, trends and challenges facing the industry 5. Developing a greater sense of personal accomplishment and relevant career experience 6. Prepare professional and effective documents appropriate to the objective and context 7. Prepare and convey communications suitable for diverse audiences

Syllabus: 93-889_Capstone_Syllabus_F18.pdf