Specialisation

Major - Sport Management

Western Sydney University Major Code: MT2008.1

Status: CONTINUING
This version of the specialisation is available only to continuing or completing students.


Related Courses

1688.5 Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business and Commerce
1785.1 Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business and Commerce
2753.1 Bachelor of Business and Commerce
2753.2 Bachelor of Business and Commerce
2753.3 Bachelor of Business and Commerce
2753.4 Bachelor of Business and Commerce

The Sport Management major is available on Parramatta and Campbelltown campus from 2013. All units are available at Campbelltown in 2013 with selected units available at Parramatta campus. In 2014 all units will be available at both campuses. The Sport Management major is designed for people who seek careers in Australian and international Sport management. Specialist units provide students with a capacity to understand and function within the increasingly specialist context in which sport is played, organised and managed. Graduates are equipped with the skills and knowledge to manage sport experiences and resource pertaining to globalisation and emerging contemporary issues in sport. Graduates find career employment at all levels of government as well as within the private sector for both commercial and Non-commercial organisations. Positions include project management of facilities and events, management and co ordination of leisure, sport and civic event departments, sport marketing, player management and sport public relations, elite sport development, sport and leisure programming.


Location

Campus Mode Specialisation Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal Course Advice
Parramatta City Campus-Macquarie Street Internal Course Advice

Major Structure

Students must successfully complete 80 credit points including all of the core Units listed below.

Core Units for this Major

400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management
200273 Managing Service and Experience
200707 Service Industry Studies
200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management
200664 Sport Management Internship
200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development
200665 Strategic Communication in Sport
200705 The World of Sport Management

Qualification for the award of Bachelor of Business and Commerce with a major in Sport Management requires the successful completion of 240 credit points as per the recommended sequence below.

Full-time

Year 1

Autumn session

200101 Accounting Information for Managers
200336 Business Academic Skills
200083 Marketing Principles
200705 The World of Sport Management

Spring session

200184 Introduction to Business Law
200571 Management Dynamics
200525 Principles of Economics

Choose one of

200052 Introduction to Economic Methods
200032 Statistics for Business

Year 2

Autumn session

200273 Managing Service and Experience
200665 Strategic Communication in Sport

And two electives

Spring session

200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management
200664 Sport Management Internship

And two electives

Year 3

Autumn session

200707 Service Industry Studies
200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development

And two electives

Spring session

Capstone Engaged Learning Unit (200751)

400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management
200751 Sport Management Applied Project

And two electives

Part-time

Year 1

Autumn session

200336 Business Academic Skills
200705 The World of Sport Management

Spring session

200184 Introduction to Business Law
200571 Management Dynamics

Year 2

Autumn session

200101 Accounting Information for Managers
200083 Marketing Principles

Spring session

200525 Principles of Economics

Choose one of

200052 Introduction to Economic Methods
200032 Statistics for Business

Year 3

Autumn session

200665 Strategic Communication in Sport

And one elective

Spring session

200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management

And one elective

Year 4

Autumn session

200273 Managing Service and Experience

And one elective

Spring session

200664 Sport Management Internship

And one elective

Year 5

Autumn session

200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development

And one elective

Spring session

400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management

And one elective

Year 6

Autumn session

200707 Service Industry Studies

And one elective

Spring session

Capstone Engaged Learning Unit (200751)

200751 Sport Management Applied Project

And one elective

SUMMER PATHWAY

Recommended Sequence Full-Time

Year 1

Autumn session

200101 Accounting Information for Managers
200336 Business Academic Skills
200083 Marketing Principles
200705 The World of Sport Management

Spring session

200525 Principles of Economics
200184 Introduction to Business Law
200571 Management Dynamics
200032 Statistics for Business

Summer session

200273 Managing Service and Experience

And one elective

Year 2

Autumn session

200665 Strategic Communication in Sport
200707 Service Industry Studies

And two elective units

Spring session

200664 Sport Management Internship
200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management
400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management

Capstone Unit

200751 Sport Management Applied Project

Summer session

Two electives

Year 3

Autumn session

200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development

And three electives

SUMMER PATHWAY

Recommended Sequence Part-time

Year 1

Autumn session

200336 Business Academic Skills
200083 Marketing Principles

Spring session

200525 Principles of Economics
200184 Introduction to Business Law

Summer session

200571 Management Dynamics

Year 2

Autumn session

200101 Accounting Information for Managers
200273 Managing Service and Experience

Spring session

200032 Statistics for Business

And one elective

Summer session

200705 The World of Sport Management

Year 3

Autumn session

200665 Strategic Communication in Sport

And one elective

Spring session

200664 Sport Management Internship

And one elective

Summer session

One elective

Year 4

Autumn session

200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development

And one elective

Spring session

200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management
400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management

Summer session

One elective

Year 5

Autumn session

200707 Service Industry Studies

And one elective

Spring session

200751 Sport Management Applied Project

And one elective

Major and Sub-major elective spaces

Elective units may be used toward obtaining an additional approved major (80 credit points) or sub-major (40 credit points).

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