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The BSc (Hons) Sports Business Management course brings theory into practice, so as to prepare students for a career in sports business management.

It develops students as critical thinkers, by examining sports business management from a wide range of perspectives.

The structure of the course connects contemporary social issues, (sustainability, globalization, corporate social responsibility and corruption) with core business management disciplines, (management, finance, strategy, operations and economics) as they apply into the sport’s sector. Students will gain the skills, knowledge and experience required to become future effective leaders and managers in the sports sector.

 

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Modules

YEAR 1

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Introduction to Maths and Statistics
General English I
General English II
Academic Writing
Coaching Process
The Sports Business Environment

YEAR 2

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Managing Sports Finance
The Sports Business Manager
Introduction to Sports Business Management
The Sports Business Consumer
OPTIONAL
Sport Law: An Introduction
Event Planning and Management
AL-Language

YEAR 3

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Sports Business Economics
Research and Sports Business
Sports Business Operations
Human Resource Management for Sport
Sports Business Marketing
OPTIONAL
Sport and Tourism
The Professional Sport Industry
Experiential Learning
Sport International Development

YEAR 4

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Management and Professional Development
Contemporary Issues in Sport Business Management
Strategic Sports Business Management
OPTIONAL
Consultancy Project
Research Project
Enterprise for Sport, Tourism and The Outdoors
Dissertation
Sport and Leisure Events
Sports Brand Management
Internship

CAREER OPTIONS

The sport industry is offering a variety of graduate opportunities in a wide range of sports-related businesses and organisations nationally and internationally. Although Cyprus is a relatively small country, sport is a dynamic and competitive industry which plays a significant role in society. Therefore, the sports industry calls for a complementary, contemporary approach to sports business management by incorporating public, commercial and voluntary sectors of sports provision through future graduates and forthcoming experts.