Catalogue 2013 - 2014

SPMN 465 Seminar in Sport Management


3 cr.


SPMN 250 and SPMN 355, Sport Management majors with senior standing.

Course Description

The course examines contemporary issues in sport management. Key learning outcomes focus on understanding and problem-solving applications associated with revenue development models across a variety of sport business life-cycle events; environmental forces shaping policy-making within sport organizations; ownership models and issues; sport leadership; maximization of sport organization revenue streams budget analysis human resource development practices in sport organizations including CORI/SORI checks, salary caps, player development, and volunteer training. Strategies for sport industry career determination and implementation are emphasized.