Concentrations

Students complete the certificate by choosing one of the following concentrations:

Concentration in International Sport Management

This concentration offers students the opportunity to study the managerial aspects of international sport enterprises. Theoretically-grounded sport management skills will be examined and applied within the global context of the sport industry.

Concentration in Sport Coaching

This concentration provides students the opportunity to prepare for a career in coaching. Theoretically-grounded content addresses advanced skills applied to a variety of coaching situations.

Policies

For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Banner Code: E1-CERG-SPMG

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 15

This certificate may be pursued on a full-or part-time basis.

Students pursuing this graduate certificate may choose from any of the following concentrations:

Concentration in International Sport Management (ISPM)

Required Courses
SPMT 551Sport in the Global Marketplace3
SPMT 613Strategic Leadership in Sport Organizations3
SPMT 620Ethical Issues in Global Sport3
Electives
Select two courses from the following:6
The Australian Model of Sport
The Global Soccer Industry
Sport and International Development
Governance and Policy in International Sport
Total Credits15

Concentration in Sport Coaching (SPTC)

Required Courses
SPMT 614Legal Issues in Sport3
SPMT 618Psychology of Coaching3
SPMT 631Theoretical Models of Sport Coaching3
Electives
Select two courses from the following:6
Special Topics
Additional courses with advisor approval
Total Credits15