MMS705 - Contemporary Issues in Sport


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Intensive 03: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in M709 - Executive Master of Sport Business


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with:


Study commitment

Typically 100 hours of learning and assessment activities per Deakin credit point

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including online content for each topic which is available as scheduled by the Unit Chair. 


This unit will be delivered over 5 weeks during Intensive Period 3.

Dates: Monday 8 March- Friday 16 April 2021


This unit provides students with the ability to articulate sport as a social institution and to consider the ethical and social responsibilities that sport organisations have to various stakeholders within and beyond sport. Key elements of organisational institutionalism, and the role of various structures and agencies in regulation and compliance in maintaining various institutional activities will be considered. This unit will assess the ability of students to apply critical theory to contemporary issues faced in sport organisations and the ethical decision-making processes utilised in considering alternatives. 

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