Bachelor of Sports Management
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline(s):||Discipline of Sport and Exercise Science|
|English Language Requirements:||Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 5.5|
The degree in Sport Management provides students with the knowledge and skills involved in becoming a competent sports manager. This degree (established in 1981) was the first of its kind in Australia and has since become the leader in the field of professional sport management education. Graduates can expect to find employment in sports development in Commonwealth and State government departments of sport and recreation, marketing and public relations in the private sector, and in the management of sports, recreation or leisure clubs and centres.
- Prospective Students
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org or Phone 1800 UNI CAN (1800 864 226)
- Prospective International Students
- Email email@example.com or Phone +61 2 6201 5342
- Current and Commencing Students
- Please contact the Faculty of Health faculty office, Email HealthStudentLiaison@canberra.edu.au
Normal requirements for admission to an undergraduate degree course.
Additional Admission Requirements
Structured work experience is a requirement of this course and is provided through individual or group placements with sports organisations as part of the requirements of individual units. Students will be required to complete AFP police checks.
ACT: Mathematics (T) and English (T). NSW: Mathematics and English Advanced.
Periods Course is Open to New Admissions
|Year||Domestic||International||Able to enrol full-time
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Information on admission closing dates can be found here.
- Bachelor of Sports Management (72 credit points)
Required - 60 credit points as follows
MJ0245 Major in Sport Management (Restricted) (24 credit points)
Required - Must pass 24 credit points as follows
- 7983 - Contemporary Issues in Sport - 3 cp, Level 2
- 8185 - Sport Research and Practice (part A) - 0 cp, Level 3
- 8186 - Sport Research and Practice (part B) - 6 cp, Level 3
- 9366 - High Performance Sport Management - 3 cp, Level 2
- 9367 - Sport Business - 3 cp, Level 3
- 9368 - Sport Governance and Policy - 3 cp, Level 2
- 9372 - Sport Management and Development - 3 cp, Level 1
- 9375 - Strategic Sport Management - 3 cp, Level 2
- Required - Must pass 24 credit points as follows
- MN0185 Minor in Sport Marketing and Events (12 credit points)
Required Units - Must pass 24 credit points as follows
- 4207 - Introduction to Management - 3 cp, Level 1
- 4977 - Introduction to Business Law - 3 cp, Level 1
- 5617 - Accounting for Managers - 3 cp, Level 1
- 6357 - Introduction to Marketing - 3 cp, Level 1
- 6606 - Government-Business Relations - 3 cp, Level 1
- 7052 - Sports and the Law - 3 cp, Level 2
- 9522 - Business Research Methods - 3 cp, Level 1
- 9799 - Foundations of Professional Planning - 3 cp, Level 1
- MJ0245 Major in Sport Management (Restricted) (24 credit points)
Open Electives - 12 credit points as follows
- Must pass 12 credit points from anywhere in the University, as a Minor or as individual units.
- Elective Options: Students may wish to study the Minor in Sport Social Media, Minor in High Performance Sport Management or Minor in Sport Integrity and Security.
- Unit Levels: In choosing electives students should note that not more than 30 credit points at Level 1 is permitted for the entire course.
There are previous versions of this course. As a current student you will complete the requirements for the course that were in place when you commenced. Click on the relevant link below to view the requirements of your version of the course.
- Version7 - Start Date: 01/01/2016 End Date: Current Version
- Version6 - Start Date: 01/01/2014 End Date: 01/01/2021
- Version5 - Start Date: 01/01/2011 End Date: 30/12/2013
- Version4 - Start Date: 01/01/2009 End Date: 31/12/2010
- Version2 - Start Date: 01/01/2005 End Date: 31/12/2007
|Bachelor of Sports Management||B SportsMgt|
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Please refer to the tab to view Course Requirements, check unit details and select Restricted Choice Units for the course. Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.
Unit Delivery ModesDelivery modes for units in this degree are yet to be confirmed. Please contact us for more details.
Information for Fee Paying Students
The fees detailed above are the annual fee rates for the course. The annual rate is the fee that applies to standard full-time enrolment, which is 24 credit points. The final fee charged is based on the proportion of 24 credit points in which a student enrols. Students enrolled in a Commonwealth Support Place (CSP) are required to make a contribution towards the cost of their education, which is set by the Commonwealth Government. Information on Commonwealth Supported Places, HECS-HELP and how fees are calculated can be found here.
The below information applies to new students from 2016. Continuing students please expand the 'Information for Current Students' section below and click on the version that applied when you started the course.
Graduates can expect to find employment in sports development in Commonwealth and State Government departments of sport and recreation, marketing and public relations in the private sector, and management of sports, recreation or leisure clubs and centres.
|Course Objectives||Graduate Qualities|
|To gain knowledge and skills across a range of business and management studies which will inform and enhance graduate's management capabilities in modern organisations.||Communication; Analysis and inquiry; Problem solving; Working independently and with others.|
|To gain knowledge and skills across a range of sport relevant studies which will inform and enhance graduate's sport management capabilities in modern professional sporting organisations.||Communication; Analysis and inquiry; Problem solving; Working independently and with others.|
|To experience sport industry placements and internships which will familiarise students with practices, issues and trends in the sport industry which will contribute to a near seamless transition for graduates to the sport industry workplace.||Communication; Analysis and inquiry; Problem solving; Working independently and with others; Professionalism and social responsibility.|
Standard six semesters full-time: equivalent part-time; maximum 20 semesters.
High performing students may be eligible for enrolment in the Bachelor of Sport Studies (Honours).
Notes for Full Time Commencers
New version commences Semester 1, 2016. UC Melbourne offering from Semester 2, 2015.
- 2016->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2017->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2017->UC Melbourne - Waverley Campus-Internal
- 2017->Tafe Queensland Brisbane - Southbank Campus-Internal
- 2012->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2013->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2014->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2014->UC Melbourne - Waverley Campus-Internal
- 2015->UC Bruce Campus-Internal
- 2015->UC Melbourne - Waverley Campus-Internal