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SPM 6008: Foundations of Sport Management

Course Description for Foundations of Sport Management

SPM6008: Foundations of Sport Management

Description: This course is designed to provide students, who do not have an undergraduate degree in sport management, with an overview of sport management. Students will be exposed to the foundations of the following components of sport management: sociocultural aspects in sport, management and leadership in sport, marketing in sport management, ethics in sport management, communication in sport management, budget and finance in sport management, legal aspects of sport management, and economic aspects of sport management, and governance of sport. Students will gain an appreciation of the importance of field experiences in sport management.