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Bachelor of Event, Sport and Recreation Management
Provides specific, industry-focused theoretical knowledge and practical skills for a career in the sport and recreation industries, including the growth areas of community development and event management within these sectors.
Students will gain the essential knowledge, competencies and professional attributes required by middle and senior levels of management in these areas.
The course provides an overview of the sport and recreation industries as well as focusing on the application of key aspects of leadership, organisational management, facility planning, economics and finance, legal aspects, research methods and business planning. Students also undertake a range of professional practice opportunities in the relevant industries.
Students have the opportunity to add an additional area of study to ensure broad career options in areas including marketing, sports science, human resource management, public relations, tourism or adventure recreation management.
Students are required to complete practicum placement(s) as part of this course.
Sport and Recreation Event Manager, Recreation Services Manager, Sport Manager, Recreation Facility Manager, Outdoor and Adventure Recreation Program Coordinator, Events Coordinator, Youth and Children's Program Coordinator, Aquatic Centre Manager, Sport and Recreation Officer, Community Development Officer
Students interested in progressing further in this area can elect to study the Bachelor of Event, Sport and Recreation Management Honours.
The Associate Degree of Event, Sport and Recreation Management is also available in this discipline.
This course is available for on-campus study by students with an International student visa.