The BA in International Sports Management will give graduates the opportunity to pursue a professional career in the global sports industry. The general focus of this pathway is to provide a flexible programme of study which allows students to develop an expansive knowledge of sports management issues and concepts within the context of the wider sports industry environment and to produce graduates with the relevant skills and abilities to enable them to make an effective contribution in the private, public and voluntary sectors of the sports, health & fitness industry.
Year One - Level 4 (HNC, HND & BA) • Application of the Coaching Process (20 credits; compulsory) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Fitness and Well-being Management (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Sport, Physical Activity and Society (20 credits; compulsory) • Sporting Structures and Delivery (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two - Level 5 (HND & BA) • Application of the Advanced Coaching and Mentoring Process (20 credits; compulsory) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Managing the Professional and Elite Sports Environment (20 credits; compulsory) • Sports Infrastructure, Design and Operation (20 credits; compulsory) • The Cultural Sporting World (20 credits; compulsory). Year Three - Level 6 (BA) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Sports Policy, Governance and Tactical Decision Making (20 credits; compulsory) • Strategic Sports Event Management (20 credits; compulsory) • The Globalised Sports Environment (20 credits; compulsory) • The Sports Development Entrepreneur (20 credits; compulsory).
The course will be assessed mostly via coursework in the form of assignments, debates, presentations, blogs and the gathering of an evidence based portfolio. Plus an element of practical assessment in the coaching and mentoring modules.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|