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Course Description

This course introduces the theory of organizing, planning, directing and controlling a sports program. Areas such as budgeting, fundraising, advertising, marketing, and studying contract law will also be included. Previously listed as PE 7.

Learning Outcomes

  • The student will access the job opportunities in sport management, select an area of interest, and develop a plan which supports that goal.
  • The student will manage an athletic event, including scheduling, officials, transportation and game day functions.
  • The student will explain the law, including Title IX and contract law, as it applies to sport management.
  • The student will apply the principles of sport marketing to publicize an athletic program or event.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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