Sports Business Management with Foundation Year at York St John University - UCAS

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Course summary

The business of sport is a multi-billion pound industry and one of the most exciting sectors in the world economy. This programme is designed to give you the skills and expertise you need to thrive in the many businesses and organisations which make up the sport industry. There are a huge range of roles and specialisms within the sporting industry. This course encompasses the many interlinking aspects of managing a sports business, giving you an in-depth understanding of the challenges and opportunities you may face working in this sector. You will consider crucial business functions like marketing, event management, strategy and finance within the context of sporting organisations. You will also explore topics specific to sport, including the management of sponsorship opportunities and the development of grassroots or elite sport. As well as building a strong foundation of knowledge in business management, which is transferable across many industries, you will learn about the role sport plays in society, communities and the lives of individuals.This means confronting social issues raised through sport, and not being afraid to question existing practices in the industry. York St John University has a thriving sporting community: our Nestlé Rowntree Park Sports Campus is one of the biggest of its kind in the country, our sport science academics are active researchers and the Students’ Union is home to many different sporting teams. It is a great place to immerse yourself in the study of sport management. Academic study is always balanced with the development of practical skills. We know how vital it is to put theory into practice and gain hands-on experience. Our connections with industry partners mean than you will have plenty of opportunities for work placements, volunteering and building your professional network ready to kick-off your future career.

Modules

Modules All students take four modules: Business Enterprise Developments in Business and Society Foundations of Economic and Financial Analysis Academic Skills and Personal Development These modules are designed to provide the grounding in the knowledge the students require in order for them to progress on any of our degree programmes, while also providing the opportunity for students to transfer across our portfolio of courses. Assessments are contextualised (where possible) to suit your subject area to ensure relevance to your programme of study.

Assessment method

https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/foundation-years/business-foundation-year/


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N888
Institution code:
Y75
Campus name:
York St John University
Campus code:
A

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Student Outcomes

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100%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
100%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £14000 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

For courses with an optional Placement Year, during the Placement Year your fees will be reduced to 15% of the annual fee value.
Sports Business Management with Foundation Year at York St John University - UCAS