Sport and Event Management Courses
Sport and Event Management Internship
Specific work experience in business environment, intended to provide exposure to work situations in sport management and/or event management. Experience logs, narrative reports, reflective writing with designated additional activities unique to that assignment required. Completion of major courses in the first year of study required prior to enrollment in this class. Placement is based on career interests. 1 Credit (0 Lecture - 5 Internship) Prerequisite(s): MGT115 and MKT240.
Sport and Event Management Internship II
Specific work experience in business environment, intended to provide exposure to work situations in sport management and/or event management. Placement is based on career interests. Completion of major courses in the second year of study required prior to enrollment in this class. Student logs the experience, submits a narrative report, provides a reflection and other items as needed for the specific internship. 1 Credit (0 Lecture - 5 Internship) Prerequisite(s): SEM291.
Analysis of the functional areas of management as related to the study of the sport industry. Topics evolve around various organizational structures prevalent in teams and entities. Special consideration is given to labor relations, public policy, women and minorities, and the competitive structure of various leagues. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): MGT115.
Economics of Sports and Events
Study of economic issues in professional, collegiate, amateur and individual sports and events. Examines specific themes such as public policy, the economic organization of the sport and event industries, labor markets, monopoly and monopsony power, and game theory. Special consideration is given to marginal analysis and captive demands as applied to all sports and events. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): ECO111 and FHD278 and SEM305 or ECO112 and FHD278 and SEM305.
Event Management and Coordination
Focus on managing areas of an identified event that deal with execution and delivery occurring within sports, entertainment, festival, and convention facilities. Emphasis will be on researching goals and objectives, evaluation of venue outcomes and establishing procedures to achieve successful execution of client business goals. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): FHD278.
Issues in Sport and Event Management
Provides an advanced analysis of current issues facing managers of both sport and event activities. Includes relevant topics relating to the legal, social, financial, and public policy activities required for successful sport and event management, as well as dealing with negative externalities. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): SEM312.
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