Sport as Entertainment (7984.1)
|Level:||Undergraduate Third Year Level|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Sport and Exercise Science|
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This unit examines sports event management, and special events management. Attention is given to event marketing and sponsorship strategies used in the promotion and financing of major events. Other areas of focus include event feasibility, site selection, event scheduling, event logistics, risk management and evaluation.
- I. Understand the process of organising major sports events
- II. Have demonstrated a thorough understanding of the logistical details relevant to organising major sports events;
- III. Be able to develop and implement a risk management plan;
- IV. Be able to effectively evaluate a major sports event
Two one hour lectures and one two hour tutorial.