Sport & Recreation Management
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  • Program Length:
  • Three Year - Ontario College Advanced Diploma
  • Starts:
  • September

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level plus:
  • Grade 12 English (C), (U) or (M)
Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The Sport and Recreation Management program prepares students to work in the business of sport management, sport marketing and recreation related industries. Courses of study cover sport and recreation management and marketing; sport economics; customer service; legal aspects of sport; sport governance; project management; community sport and recreation supervision.

Students graduate with relevant skills and knowledge suitable for entry level positions within a wide range of sport management and supervisory activities. Graduates may find employment in sport event planning; sales and marketing; facility management; and business administrative positions within professional sport, sport governing bodies, public agencies, community recreation departments, sporting goods companies, sport marketing agencies, sport agent operations and athletic service organizations.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Graduates will have the relevant skills and knowledge suitable for positions within a wide range of sport management and supervisory activities.
  • Courses of study include sport event planning, sales and marketing, facility management, and business administrative positions within professional sport.
  • Understand the interaction between sport governing bodies, public agencies, and other regulatory bodies involved in the business of sport management.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Sport and Recreation Management Graduates will find career opportunities in the public, private and commercial sports and recreation industry sectors. These positions include amateur and professional sports, community sport and sport and recreation facilities management, college and university athletics and recreation departments as well as sporting goods and event management.

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
ACC110
3
Accounting Concepts I
BUS108
3
Introduction to Canadian Business
MIC101
1
Introduction to Word Processing Software
MIC102
1
Introduction to Presentation Software
SRM100
3
Sport History
SRM101
3
Program and Event Management
SRM102
3
Introduction to Sport Marketing
SRM103
3
Introduction to Sport Management

Semester 2
ACC210
3
Accounting Concepts II
BUS207
2
Basic Spreadsheeting
SRM200
4
Communication in Sport
ELEC1030
3
General Education Course
SRM201
3
Sport Organization in Canada
SRM202
3
Introduction to Recreation and Leisure
SRM203
3
Sport Research

Semester 3
ELEC1030
3
General Education Course
ECN303
3
Economics
SRM301
3
Facility Management
SRM302
3
Team and League Management
SRM303
3
Sporting Goods Management
MRK340
3
Techno Marketing

Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 4
ENT500
3
Entrepreneurship
MGN340
3
Human Resource Management
SRM400
3
Public and Media Relations
SRM401
3
Sport Tourism
MRK672
3
Sports & Events Marketing
ELEC1030
3
General Education Elective



Semester 5
MIC240
3

Computer Applications in Sport and Recreation Management
SRM501
3
Sales
SRM502
3
Leadership
SRM505
7
Fieldwork I
SRM503
3
Sport and the Law
SRM504
3
Sport Finance


Semester 6
COM606
3
Corporate Communication
SRM605
7
Fieldwork II
SRM601
3
Global Sport
SRM602
3
Sport Sponsorship
SRM604
3

Programming for Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services
SRM603
3
Organizational Behaviour in Sport