Catalogue 2014 - 2015

SPMN 250 Managing Sport Organizations


3 cr.


MAN 101/HONB 101

Course Description

The course provides an introduction to the field of sport management through an application of significant management principles to sport organizations and the role of the manager in ensuring organizational performance. Key learning outcomes focus on the understanding and recognition of the: history and development of sport management as a profession and discipline; management, legal, financial, and marketing principles; vocabulary and themes of the sport industry; concepts, issues, and management practices unique to sport industries; research skills including data collection and analysis; and sport career exploration and investigation.