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SPMT12-121: Sport Development

Description

This subject provides the fundamental concepts related to athlete development and organisational development from an Australian and global perspective. It is designed to enhance students’ understanding of the physiological (training, recovery, nutrition, etc.), psycho-social (motivation, health and welfare) and related factors that affect an athlete’s development. From an organisational perspective, students will examine the strategic processes and systems implemented to attract, develop and nurture talented athletes through industry examples and global case studies. Students will also be introduced to the concept of sport as a tool to create social change.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeSPMT12-121
EFTSL0.125
FacultyBond Business School
Semesters offered
  • January 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Business and Commerce
  • Health Sciences
  • Sport
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2020: $4,340

Learning outcomes

1. Explain current issues within the sport industry to contextualise the management challenges within sport.
2. Explain the major influences on sport development, both elite and mass participation.
3. Explain the importance of sport for development and the role sport plays in society.
4. Critically evaluate challenges associated with the management of sport, int the context of sport development and sport for development.
5. Deliver a logically constructed persuasive presentation using appropriate visual aids.
6. Articulate ideas, decisions, recommendations and other information in a clear, concise writing style tailored to a given audience.
7. Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others to complete a project or group task.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?

Nil

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens10/11/2019
Semester start13/01/2020
Subject start13/01/2020
Cancellation 1?27/01/2020
Cancellation 2?03/02/2020
Last enrolment26/01/2020
Withdraw – Financial?08/02/2020
Withdraw – Academic?29/02/2020
Teaching census?07/02/2020