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|Award granted||Master of Business (Sport Management)|
|Campus||Offered at Melbourne Burwood Campus|
1.5 years full time or part time equivalent~
|Next available intake|
March (Trimester 1), July (Trimester 2)
|Indicative annual fee 2013||$22,340* - Full-fee paying place|
Dr Pamm Kellett
Postgraduate Student Administration
|CRICOS course code||078035M|
|Deakin course code||M718|
Formerly Master of Sport Management
Please note: course not available in Trimester 3
~Course duration for domestic students/off campus international students who commence this course in Trimester 2 will be 2 years full-time or part-time equivalent due to unit availability.
Australia has one of the strongest sporting sectors in the world. Underpinning this multi-billion dollar industry are the business professionals who provide direction and leadership to sporting organisations across the country.
The Master of Business (Sport Management) develops a comprehensive understanding of the integration of business disciplines in the effective management of sport and the leadership to provide effective management and direction to sporting organisations.
Whether it is at the elite, semi-elite or recreational levels, sport management at Deakin will prepare you to deliver on this strategic dimension of the industry, in such areas as finance, marketing, management or development.
The Master of Business (Sport Management) comprises 12 credit points comprising 10 credit points of core units and 2 credit points of elective units. Students who have completed the Graduate Certificate of Business (Sport Management) are eligible to articulate into the Master of Business (Sport Management).
|MLC710||Sport and the Law|
|MMS711||Introduction to the Sport Industry|
|MPE781||Economics for Managers|
|MPR751/MPA751||Financial Reporting and Analysis *|
|MMS715||Sport Promotions and Public Relations|
|MMS716||Sport Organisation Theory|
plus one elective unit
|MMS774||Facility and Event Management|
plus one elective unit
|MAF754||Enterprise Risk Management|
|MPP701||Research Project 1A|
|MPP702||Research Project 1B|
|MPT722/MPR722||Human Resource Management (Residential) # *|
|MPM722||Human Resource Management|
*MPR code denotes residential version of the unit.
#MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.
Students may also choose electives from the wider range of Business and Law units and from across the University, subject to approval.
Completion of a tertiary program equivalent to not less than 3 years of full-time study at a university or other approved educational institution, or for those without a degree, a masters degree may be accepted in lieu of a 3-year bachelor degree, or a graduate certificate in a cognate area plus 5 years minimum relevant work experience. Applicants may be eligible for Credit for Prior Learning for appropriate units of completed postgraduate study.
Applications must be made directly to the University through the Applicant Portal. Details of available courses and application closing dates can be found on the Apply webpage. Please note that closing dates may vary for individual courses.
Your course may require further information in support of your application. Please refer to the faculty information website for further details.