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Area/Catalogue
SPRC 2003

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
011008

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

This course will give students a sound understanding of: sport and recreation governance, structure and delivery systems for sport and recreation; income generation, volunteer management and governance in the not-for-profit sector, and the legislative and policy frameworks that underpin sport and recreation organisations.

Course content

The following topics will be covered:
Professionalism, globalisation and commercialism in sport and recreation; structure of sport in Australia; sport governance; ethics in sport and recreation; incorporation, constitutions; structure of clubs, boards and committees in sport and recreation organisations; delivery systems for sport and recreation; working with volunteers; sport and recreation organisation cultures; the business of Sport and Recreation; income generation, including membership, grants, sponsorship and fundraising; risk management and insurance as it applies to sport and recreation organisations.

Textbook(s)

Hoye, R 2012, Sport management: principles and applications, 3rd edn, Routledge, Milton Park, Abington, Oxon, New York

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 2 hours x 10 weeks
Workshop 1 hour x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 3 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Offshore 3 hours x 10 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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