MMS701 - Athlete Management

Unit details

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:

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

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

A Karg (Trimester 1)

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:

  •  7 May 2014 – 1pm to 9pm
  •  8 May 2014 – 9am to 9pm
  •  9 May 2014 – 9am to 9pm

Burwood (Melbourne) campus offering (not offered in 2014)

1 x 3 hour seminar per week


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.


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.


Written Assignment 1 2500 words 25%, Written Assignment 2 3000 words 30%, Assignment (Group/3-4 Students) 45%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.