SPT1700 Intro to Sport Management & Mission
Educational Level: Lower undergraduate, Associate
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
An overview of the sports industry, the various career opportunities it holds and the ways in which Christ-followers can missionaly impact it. Introduction to areas of study such as sociology of sport, sport finance, sport law, sport marketing, and facility and event management.
How This Course Benefits Students:
The importance of sport and recreation worldwide necessitates that believers who feel called to this industry understand its breadth and depth. As students explore the various aspects of sports and recreation management they will be better equipped to discover their specific place of service.
Why This Course Is Important:
The scope of sport and recreation in our world is enormous and yet the Church has historically done a poor job of engaging them. For the Christian professional or participant, it is important to recognize the responsibilities and opportunities that God presents us in the wide-ranging world of sport and recreation.