SPORTS PRACTICUM

MGT3SPM

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will build upon operational and management material covered in previous aspects of the program. In particular it provides the opportunity to use the sport management workplace as a rich learning environment from which students can actually analyze current practices, appraise personal and professional competencies as well as apply theory to a contemporary sport management.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGreg Jamieson

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed the following subjects: MGT1ISM, MGT1SMK, MGT2SPF, MGT2SME

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Hours spent working in placements may have visa implications for international students

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Apply and develop sport business knowledge and skills to solve an organisational based problem through the medium of a placement contract.

Activities:
Placement report, host report
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing (Writing)
Ethical Awareness (Ethical Awareness)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)

02. Enhance the students employment skills through career professional development such as a cover letter, resume and career plan

Activities:
Resume and career profile, workshop work
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Writing (Writing)

03. Prepare, execute and evaluate a vocational experience through the medium of a placement contract

Activities:
Placement report, host report
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Writing (Writing)
Ethical Awareness (Ethical Awareness)

04. Understand and analyse contemporary concepts and approaches to sport management

Activities:
Workshop work, Placement report
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Writing (Writing)
Ethical Awareness (Ethical Awareness)
Critical Thinking (Critical Thinking)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2015, Week 01-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPam Kappelides

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class Week: 01 - 52
Eight 1.0 hours scheduled online class other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 01 to week 52 and delivered via online.
"Eight face to face or online workshops and a structured industry experience of approximately 100-hours"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
one host report20 01, 02, 04
one placement report50 01, 02, 04
one resume and career profile portfolio30 02, 03