Catalogue 2016 - 2017

BL 388 Labor Management Relations in Sport


3 cr.


BL 360 or permission of instructor.

Course Description

Students will acquire an understanding of the various phases of the labor-management relationship generally and in the sports industry. Specifically, this understanding will be achieved through an understanding of historical developments leading to the development of labor-management generally and labor-management relations in sports. In addition, the labor relations process will be studied including the union organizing process, the collective bargaining process, and the administration and interpretation of collective bargaining agreements.


Cannot take both BL 308 and BL 388 for credit.