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Quinlan School of Business

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SPRT 345/534 Globalization: International Sport Management

Summer Term: May 12 – 19, 2013

This course provides an overview of the sport industry with an examination of the business of sport in the emerging global community. Various topics include the Olympics, international governance, political, social, and economic challenges along with current and ethical issues in the sport industry and the globalization of sport.

Learning Outcomes

At the completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. increase their awareness of the broad scope of the sport industry
  2. define the sport industry and the role of the sport manager
  3. develop an understanding of the historical and business perspectives of the field of sport management.
  4. identify and illustrate career opportunities in the field of sport management
  5. demonstrate an understanding of sports from an international perspective
  6. interpret the processes of globalization in the context of sport
  7. examine the emergence and diffusion of various sport forms and governing bodies
  8. show a critical awareness of the major theories and concepts of sport management and globalization and their applications to the sport industry
  9. develop both written and oral communication skills. 

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Contact William McMorris, Graduate Programs Office at wmcmorr@luc.edu or 312.915.6127 for program inquiries.


Quinlan School of Business · Graduate Programs Office
1 E Pearson St, Maguire Hall 204 · Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.915.6124 · quinlangrad@luc.edu

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