Course Description for Sport Facility and Risk Management
Sport Facility and Risk Management
Prerequisite: SPM 6008
Co-requisite: SPM 6008
Description: This course provides students a comprehensive knowledge base of sport facility and human resource management. Students will develop an understanding of proper facility planning, construction and utilization, risk management, event administration, house and grounds management, systems management, marketing, finance and personnel issues related to sport facility management. Contemporary issues in sport facility management will be examined as well as the growing responsibilities and risks assumed by those working in sport management. Case study analysis and sport facility visits will be important teaching methodologies for this course.