MMS716 - Sport Organisation Theory

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Year2014 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

S Nguyen

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

This unit is taught via cloud (online) mode.


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.


Today's sport industry is experiencing rapid growth and transformation, and future sport managers need to be prepared to implement change. This unit enables students to develop and apply an understanding of the concepts and principles used in explaining organisational phenomena in sport organisations. The unit introduces students to governance, management, leadership and organisational theory as it applies to the sport setting to assist the future sport manager to implement change strategies specifically within sport organisations.


Written Assignment 1 (Case Study) 4000 words 40%, Written Assignment 2 (Case Study) 6000 words 60%

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