Bachelor of Business (Sport Development and Management) La Trobe University

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This is one of the few courses of its kind in Australia, designed and delivered in collaboration with industry professionals. It allows you to combine your passion for sport with knowledge of the business aspects of the industry, offering on-the-job training and a focus on meeting the specific needs of rural and regional communities.

In first year you'll learn the fundamentals of business, economics and finance along with key principles of sport marketing and sport management. In second year you'll build an understanding of the relationship between sport and the media, as well as studying core subjects in sport and exercise psychology, sport development and sport policy.

You can further tailor your degree with a choice of electives in public health, management, economics, law, finance, marketing or physical and outdoor education. You'll also have the opportunity to take part in overseas business studies with our partner universities such as University of Stirling (Scotland), University of Bayreuth (Germany), University of Windsor (Canada) and University of Oregon (USA).

You'll graduate with a solid foundation for careers in federal, state and local government, community sport leagues and not-for-profit organisations. This course...

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Additional Information

In your final year, you'll apply what you've learned in a 200-hour work placement, where you'll analyse current practices, apply sport development ...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Business (Sport Development and Management) La Trobe University based on 1 review
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May 2018
Year completed 2018

The course provides positives for students who want to work in the sport industry. It develops your knowledge on how sport works and how it is shaped.
Teachers are good and subject content is interesting and fair. You even get hands on experience in the industry in your third year.

Negatives: Having to take extra credit s...

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