SPT4720 Sport Facility and Event Management

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor:  Staff

Course Description:

The essentials of facilities management and event planning in the area of sport and recreation will be covered in this course. The scope will include community, educational institutions and commercial applications of the material covered.

How This Course Benefits Students:

As a result of taking this course, students should come away with an understanding of how to design, develop and manage sport facilities. They will also be prepared to implement strategies for event planning, contracts, promotion, sponsorship, and managing event logistics.

Why This Course Is Important:

Sporting or recreation events require a level of planning and oversight to be effective in delivering value to an audience or group of participants. Through study and application of management principles, professionals can successfully utilize facilities and stage quality events.