Catalogue 2020 - 2021

SPMN 100 Introduction to Sport Management


3 cr.


1st Year Sport Management Majors Only

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce first year sport management majors to the discipline and profession of sport management, the sport industry and requirements of a sport industry professional. Students will explore the history and evolution of the academic field of sport management and will be exposed to the expansive breadth and scope of the sport industry. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of professional practice of sport industry executives. Students will examine both the tools and strategies employed by the successful sport management student. Opportunities for career exploration and experiential learning will be emphasized.