CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT MANAGEMENT
(4 credit hours)
Fall or As Needed | Prerequisites: MN201, Junior standing, & consent of the Program Director
This course is a survey course and is designed to provide students with an overview of the basic organizational and business structure of the sport, fitness, and leisure industries. The content areas include professional, Olympic, intercollegiate, and the fitness promotion business sector as well as an introduction to the management of a signed artist in the entertainment sector. The course introduces students to a variety of managerial topics that are unique to the S&E industry. Topics covered will include marketing, management, finance, facility operations, and legal aspects.