Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides students with the theories and practices required to effectively plan and critically evaluate a sport event. Utilising a project management framework of analysis, students will be able to identify the critical success factors of an event, develop computer competencies in the applied use of project management software, and explore contemporary sport event management issues that are both academically relevant and vocationally pertinent.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorGreg Dingle

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites BUS1BUF or MGT1FOM or MKT1MDP


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. Analyse the macro and micro factors that affect the strategic and operational management practices of a sports event through a written report

Individual consultancy report

02. Research, appraise and synthesise the nature, delivery and effectiveness of one current operational practice of an established sports event through a written report

Individual consultancy report

03. Apply project management knowledge, skills and competencies to the planning and control of a sports event

Group project plan

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