Specialisation

Major - Sport Management

Western Sydney University Major Code: MT2029.1

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


Related Courses

1818.1 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business
1818.2 Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business
1819.1 Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business
1819.2 Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Business
1820.1 Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business
1820.2 Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Business
2786.1 Bachelor of Business
2786.2 Bachelor of Business
2787.1 Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)
2787.2 Bachelor of Business (Advanced Business Leadership)
2788.2 Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws
3728.1 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Business
6037.1 Diploma in Business/Bachelor of Business

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Courses : NO


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 dedicated context in which sport is played, organised and managed. Students who complete this major will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to manage sport experiences 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 coordination 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

Qualification for this major requires the successful completion of 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

Professional Units for Careers in Markets

Students undertaking the Sport Management major are advised to take the following four units to satisfy the requirements for their professional core:

200918 Design Thinking for Creativity
200751 Sport Management Applied Project
200032 Statistics for Business
200915 The Service Enterprise

Recommended Sequence

Qualification for the award of Bachelor of Business 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

200911 Enterprise Innovation and Markets
200912 Enterprise Leadership
200705 The World of Sport Management
200032 Statistics for Business

Spring session

200910 Financing Enterprises
200909 Enterprise Law
200665 Strategic Communication in Sport

And one elective

Year 2

Autumn session

200915 The Service Enterprise
200707 Service Industry Studies

And two electives

Spring session

200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management
200664 Sport Management Internship
200918 Design Thinking for Creativity

And one elective

Year 3

Autumn session

200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development
200273 Managing Service and Experience

And two electives

Spring session

400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management

Enterprise Engaged Unit:

200751 Sport Management Applied Project

And two electives

Part-time

Year 1

Autumn session

200911 Enterprise Innovation and Markets
200909 Enterprise Law

Spring session

200910 Financing Enterprises
200912 Enterprise Leadership

Year 2

Autumn session

200705 The World of Sport Management
200032 Statistics for Business

Spring session

200665 Strategic Communication in Sport

And one elective

Year 3

Autumn session

200915 The Service Enterprise

And one elective

Spring session

200742 Sport and Hospitality Event Management

And one elective

Year 4

Autumn session

200707 Service Industry Studies

And one elective

Spring session

200918 Design Thinking for Creativity

And one elective

Year 5

Autumn session

200754 Sports Management - Planning and Development

And one elective

Spring session

200664 Sport Management Internship

And one elective

Year 6

Autumn session

200273 Managing Service and Experience

And one elective

Spring session

400335 Contemporary Issues in Sport Management

Enterprise Engaged Unit:

200751 Sport Management Applied Project


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