Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
SYB211SPORTS MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATIONElective353
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purpose of this course is to teach the important priciples, concepts, research and theories of management and to develop students' ability to apply management principles to sport organizations.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Asc.Prof.Dr. R.Timuçin Gençer, Lecturer lhan Talas, Dr. Erdinç Demiray
Learning Outcomes
1Describing the components of the internal and external environment of sport organizations
2Describing how meeting objectives, solving problems, and making decisions are connected
3Understanding the economic components related with the sports
4Designing effective organizations in sport industry
5Understanding the strategic perspective in the applications of management in sport organizations
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Career opportunities in sport management and responsibilities of sport management, internal and external environment anaysis and their effects on sport organizations, decision making in sport industry, strategic perspective in sport organizations, motivation, leadership and communication in sport organizations, importance of human resources management in sport.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Managing Sport
2The Sport Industry Environment
3Creative Problem Solving and Decision Making in Sport
4Strategic Perspective in Sport Organizations
5Managing Change in Sport
6Human Resources Management in Sport
7Behavior in Sport Organizations
8Midterm exam
9Team Development
10Communicating for Results in Sport Organizations
11Motivation in Sport
12Leadership in Sport
13Controling for Quality and Productivity
14Presentations of Term Projects
15Presentations of Term Projects
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lussier R. & Kimball D.C. (2009) Applied Sport Management Skills. Human Kinetics. Champaign IL. Covell D., Walker S., Siciliano J., Hess P. (2007). Managing Sport Organizations, Elsevier, Burlington. Miller L.K. (1997). Sport Business Management. Aspen Publication, Maryland. Parkhouse B. (2001). The Management of Sport. McGraw Hill Pub.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Discussion515
Project Preparation155
Project Presentation111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11010
Reading14228
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)89
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
PO
8
PO
9
PO
10
PO
11
LO1           
LO2           
LO3           
LO4           
LO5           
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
Ege University, Bornova - İzmir / TURKEY • Phone: +90 232 311 10 10 • e-mail: intrec@mail.ege.edu.tr