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MMS701 - Athlete Management

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

A Karg (Trimester 1)

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Trimester 1:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive Offering:

Unit is taught face to face intensively in blocks during Trimester 1.  Classes are not held every week, but attendance is required across the dates specified below:

 

  •  2015 dates to be confirmed

 

Burwood (Melbourne) campus offering (not offered in 2015)

1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit addresses: the history of athlete management; management services; the roles of the player, the manager and the club; athlete career development; overall development of the athletes; athlete retirement; commercial property; conflict, sponsorship; celebrity marketing; and finance and scheduling.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual) - Written assignment (2500 words) - 25%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Assignment (2500 words) - 25%

Assessment 3 (group of 4) - Written assignment (3000 words) - 30% and Presentation (15 minutes) - 20% - Total - 50%

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