Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009

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SPORT MANAGEMENT/BACHELOR OF ARTS

Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 59

Sport Management majors are required to complete all core courses and 18 hours of electives. Students must earn a "C" or better in all Sport Management Courses. If the student has earned a grade below "C" (that is, C minus or less) in any course in the Sport Management major, the student MUST repeat the course.



I. Core Courses (41)
A. Sport Management-Related Courses (29)
16-171 First Aid and Adult CPR (1)
16-196 Human Anatomy (3)
16-202 Foundations of Sport and Fitness Management (3)
16-212 General Conditioning (3)
16-258 Sport Leadership and Program Development (3)
16-275 Health Education (3)
16-362 Facility Management (3)
16-370 Legal Aspects of Sport (3)
16-410 Research Methods in Sport Science (3)
16-480 Sport Management Internship (4)
B. Business-Related Courses (12)
25-200 Principles of Marketing (3)
61-200 Principles of Management (3)
61-355 Service Management (3)
61-360 Human Resource Management (3)

II. Electives (18)

Sport Management Majors are required to select 18 hours of electives from the following courses, of which 6 hours must be 300- or 400-level courses. The elective courses will be selected in consultation with the student's faculty advisor.
16-197 Human Physiology (3)
16-211 Weight Training (3)
16-250 Introduction to Athletic Training (3)
16-256 Sport Psychology (3)
16-260 History and Sociology of Sports (3)
16-271 Nutrition and Exercise (3)
16-281 Sport and Exercise Promotion (3)
16-290 Developing Physical Training Programs (3)
16-314 Financing Sports (3)
16-330 Teaching Group Exercise (3)
16-340 Kinesiology (3)
16-343 Sport Performance Enhancement (3)
16-345 Exercise Physiology (3)
16-350 Exercise Prescription for Varied Populations (3)
16-360 Sport Program Administration (3)
16-366 Corporate Health and Fitness Programming (3)
16-375 Risk Management for Sport Managers (3)

III.  The advanced writing requirement of the General Education Requirement is fulfilled by the successful completion of 16-410, Research Methods in Sport Science.

IV. Students will be allowed to complete the Sport Management Internship (16-480) when the following conditions have been met: 1. Overall GPA of 2.50; 2. Completion of the following courses, with grades of "C" or better:
16-171 First Aid and Adult CPR (1)
16-202 Foundations of Sport and Fitness Management (3)
16-258 Sport Leadership and Program Development (3)
16-362 Facility Management (3)
16-370 Legal Aspects of Sport (3)
25-200 Principles of Marketing (3)
61-200 Principles of Management (3)

3. Successful completion of the Internship Proposal Form by the appropriate date:

Fall Internship - May 15

Spring Internship - October 15

Summer Internship - February 15