SPORT MANAGEMENT

MGT1ISM

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will be provided with a comprehensive introduction to the practical application of core sport management principles, including strategic sport management, organisational structures, human resource management, leadership, organisational cultures, governance and performance management. Each principle and its application is contextualised within a discussion of the role of the state, non-profit management and professional sport.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorKirsty Forsdike

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesQuizzes or In-Class Assignments, Examination, Tutorial Exercises

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyEnrolment accepted until quota reached

Quota-conditions or rulesPriority given to students enrolled in a course at the City Campus, then by order of application.

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Sport Management: Principles and Applications

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorHoye, R., Smith, A., Nicholson, M. & Stewart, B.

Year2015

Edition/Volume4th or 5TH. EDN

PublisherROUTLEDGE, LONDON

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Identify and classify the theoretical principles of management as they apply to sport organisations
02. Assess the application of the principles of management within a variety of different sport organisations at the local, state and national level
03. Apply the theoretical principles of management to a variety of scenarios and problems as they apply to sport organisations
04. Classify sport organisations and their functions as they apply to the profit, non-profit and public sectors

Subject options

Select to view your study options…

Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKirsty Forsdike

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Two 750 word case-study assignments (equivalent to 1500 words in total) Students are required to complete and answer questions related to two case studies in the textbook.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO2, SILO3

One 2-hour examination (2000 word equivalent) A 2-hour examination will be scheduled in the formal examination period.

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Ten weekly online quizzes (1000 words equivalent) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 (10 weeks in total).

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Carlton (Carlton College Sport), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKirsty Forsdike

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Two 750 word case-study assignments (equivalent to 1500 words in total) Students are required to complete and answer questions related to two case studies in the textbook.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO2, SILO3

One 2-hour examination (2000 word equivalent) A 2-hour examination will be scheduled in the formal examination period.

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Ten weekly online quizzes (1000 words equivalent) An online quiz will be available through our Learning Management System (LMS) in Weeks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 (10 weeks in total).

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2

Bendigo, 2021, Winter semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAshleigh-Jane Thompson

Class requirements

Block ModeWeek: 27 - 27
Five 8.00 h block mode per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 27 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Three 1500-word case-study assignments Students are required to complete and answer questions related to three case studies in the textbook.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO2, SILO3

One 2-hour examination A 2-hour examination will be scheduled in the formal examination period. This assessment will report on the Graduate Capability of Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills.

N/ACentral examIndividualNo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

5 in-class assignments (1000 words equivalent) Students will be required to complete 5 in-class assignments, based on scenarios and case studies presented and discussed during class.

N/AAssignmentIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2