Sports Integrity, Ethics and Law (11564.1)
|Level:||Intermediate Unit Level|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline:||School of Law & Justice|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 MS Catherine ORDWAY (Ph: +61 2 62012516 ) ON-CAMPUS
This unit examines the impact of the law on sport for managers and participants. The topics covered include the following: 1) Values and ethics in sport; 2) Contract law applied to sport; 3) Proprietary rights: Ownership structures and intellectual property; 4) Sports integrity: Doping and match manipulation; 5) Sport injuries and risk management: Civil and criminal; and 6) Human rights, diversity, and inclusion in sport.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Evaluate identified personal core values and differentiate between ethics and law whilst considering cultural differences and universal ethics;
2. Restate and employ basic contractual principles in the sport context;
3. Explain ownership structures and concepts of intellectual property;
4. Assess risks and mitigation strategies to reduce threats to sports integrity;
5. Report identified risks that impacts sport organisations and participants; and
6. Examine human rights, diversity, and inclusion issues in sport from a legal, sport, and business perspective.
One 1 hour lecture and one 2 hour workshop on campus per week.
Students must have passed at least 24 credit points.
7052 Sports and the Law
- MGB108 Bachelor of Business (Sport Management)
- MGSC03 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Laws
- MGAR03 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Arts
- MGIT03 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business Informatics
- MGAR01 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Communication and Media
- MGIT02 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Information Technology
- MGSC02 Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Science in Psychology
- SCMG01 Bachelor of Politics and International Relations/ Bachelor of Business