Leadership in Sport (11566.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Health|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Discipline Of Sport And Exercise Science||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Identify and contextualise the principles of leadership and culture;
2. Communicate the broad conceptual principles of sport diplomacy and how they are applied in supporting the development of economies and communities;
3. Assess and implement strategic planning principles to further develop sport within a club or state-based organisation; and
4. Critically evaluate sport integrity and explain its relevance in assuring community confidence, regulatory obligations and best practice.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - take pride in their professional and personal integrity
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
2. UC graduates are global citizens - adopt an informed and balanced approach across professional and international boundaries
2. UC graduates are global citizens - behave ethically and sustainably in their professional and personal lives
2. UC graduates are global citizens - communicate effectively in diverse cultural and social settings
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
PrerequisitesStudents must have passed at least 36 credit points.
Equivalent units9375 Strategic Sport Management
Assumed knowledgeIntroductory knowledge of governance, policy, and integrity.
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||On-Campus||Dr Catherine Ordway|
|2023||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||31 July 2023||On-Campus||Dr Catherine Ordway|
Register for the Sport Australia Clearinghouse (sign up for free)
- Critical Sports Studies: A Document Reader, N. Villanueva (2019)
- Sport Management: Principles and Applications, 6e - Hoye et al (2022) - see Ch 10 Leadership in Sport
- Ordway, C. (2021) Restoring Trust in Sport: Corruption Casestudies and Solutions [UC library] -
See Canvas page
Lectures, featuring guest lecturers, will be pre-recorded and available online each week. Workshop tutorials will be face-to-face on Thursdays 11.30am-1.30pm (except Class Free week 8). Please attend to maximise your learning opportunities, and to facilitate your group work and understanding of the material
Required IT skills
No PDFs. Word documents only (except where otherwise indicated for group work)
Work placement, internships or practicums
Engagement with industry is via guest lectures and assessment.
Students will be interviewing an industry partner in Assessment 1.
PDFs will not be marked