SMT 271 - Introduction to Sports Management

A study of the historical evolution of professional sports management and focus on practice, current issues and future trends in the various sectors of the sports industry, while exploring career opportunities available in sport management. Enhances the students’ written and verbal communication skills, critical thinking skills, and their ability to discuss and formulate a position on various issues in sports. Students learn how fundamental principles and structures in management, marketing, law, finance, and ethics interrelate as components in the overall operation of sports management.

3 credit(s).

Last Term Offered: Fall 2016