Physical Education

Introduction to Sport Management

SPMT200

This course is an analysis of effective management strategies and the body of knowledge associated with pursuing a career in sport management. The course introduces the student to sport management career opportunities in the sport industry and to sport principles as they apply to management, leadership style, communication, and motivation.

3 credits
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None

Sport Marketing

SPMT201

This course is an analysis of effective management strategies and the body of knowledge associated with pursuing a career in sport management. The course will introduce students to the sport management career opportunities in the sport industry and sport principles as they apply to management, marketing, leadership style, communication, and motivation.

3 credits
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None

Facility Management and Event Planning

SPMT202

This course analyzes effective management strategies and knowledge associated with pursuing a career in sport management. It will introduce students to the sport management career opportunities in the sport industry and to sport principles as they apply to facility management and event planning, leadership style, communication, and motivation.

3 credits
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None

History and Philosophy of Sport Management

SPMT203

This course is a survey of the philosophy and historical development of sport. The course will examine the major philosophical and historical schools of thought in sport and trace the development of competitive sport from ancient civilizations to the present.

3 credits
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None

Sport Management Co-op

SPMT280

The student is required to perform 180 hours of internship at an affiliated training site. An attempt is made to match sites to the intern\'s professional interests and career goals. Periodic meetings between the College Coordinator and the student are held to review actual experience and observation.

3 credits
Prerequisite: Permission of the Assistant Academic Dean of the HPEN Department. Must have completed all sport management Core courses with a 2.5 GPA in those courses.
Corequisite: None