The MSc Sports Business enterprise Management from University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) is developed to allow students to make a considerable contribution to the dynamic and complex international sports sector. With an business-informed curriculum that combines company management and sports modules, this programme offers passionate and ambitious folks the capabilities, information and business expertise essential for a managerial career in the sports business.
In-class function includes group work, case research, role playing, optimal use of technologies and a range of sensible assignments. Students also work a minimum of 16 hours per week inside the sport sector, gaining precious expertise and specialist connections.
Management positions exist inside advertising and marketing, sales, organizing, sports events, sport administration and facility management. Organisations that supply these positions consist of professional sport clubs, sport governing bodies, sport public agencies, sport community recreation departments, sporting goods firms, sport promoting agencies, sport event organisers, overall health and leisure clubs and athletic service organisations.
The operate placement consists of two components and occurs across business sectors such as professional sport associations, neighborhood and amateur sport governing bodies, and private sector sport organizations. The placement supplies valuable expertise and industry contacts. During the placement, you will work closely with a placement supervisor to create job abilities that are necessary for future employment success. The initial element of the placement is concurrent with coursework and is a minimum of 210 hours. The second component of the placement is six weeks in length and a minimum of 35 hours per week.
The course will address contemporary difficulties recognised as the significant challenges and opportunities for sport enterprise management. This consists of researching the complicated relationships amongst sports company and governing bodies, pressure groups and government agencies, and analysing the mechanisms by which sport generates income through Tv and media rights, gate receipts, sponsorship and merchandise.