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MMS701 - Athlete Management

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

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

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

D Shilbury

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive: 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:

  • Wednesday 20 April 2016 (from 12 noon onwards)
  • Thursday 21 April 2016 (9am-5pm)
  • Friday 22 April 2016 (9am-5pm)

The intensive mode activities will be delivered at both Burwood and City locations.

Cloud (Online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


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 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%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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