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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Sport Management

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II


1. Admission to the Degree of Bachelor of Sport Management requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Sport Management shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 360 credits, comprising:

(a) not more than 150 credits at 100 level;

(b) at least 90 credits at 300 level;

and including:

(c) the core courses listed in the Schedule for the Qualification;

(d) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.


3. Candidates may include a minor in the Degree of Bachelor of Sport Management.

(a) Minors may be included from any undergraduate degree within the University for which recognised minors are specified.

(b) Where the minor is from another undergraduate degree the regulations of that programme for the minor will apply.

(c) No course may be credited to both a major and a minor.

Academic Requirements

4. Every candidate for the Degree of Bachelor of Sport Management shall complete to the satisfaction of the Academic Board, a minimum of 200 hours of approved field experience, practical work and associated reports in accordance with the following courses:

(a) 152.238 Professional Development for the Sport Industry;

(b) 234.338 Sport Practicum.

Completion Requirements

5. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

6. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded an appropriate qualification, should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Transitional Provisions

8. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates who were enrolled in the Bachelor of Sport Management prior to January 2019 may substitute courses already completed towards the core for courses in the Schedule until December 2022.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Sport Management

Core courses (300 credits from)

114.330 Equity and Diversity in the Workplace 15 credits

115.114 Finance Fundamentals 15 credits
R 115.105

115.116 Introduction to Marketing 15 credits
R 115.104

152.133 Sport Facility Management 15 credits
R 234.133, 234.233

152.236 Sport Business 15 credits
R 152.211, 234.232

152.237 Sport Event Management 15 credits
R 152.215, 234.233

152.238 Professional Development for the Sport Industry 15 credits
R 234.238

152.252 Project Management 15 credits

152.336 Leadership Practice 15 credits
R 152.328, 152.329

152.350 Strategic Management and Governance 15 credits
P Any 200 level Management course R 152.341, 152.365

156.239 Sport Marketing 15 credits
R 234.231, 234.234

178.239 Sport Economics 15 credits
R 234.239

219.100 Introduction to Business Communication 15 credits
R 219.203

219.101 Media Skills 15 credits

219.230 Sport Communication 15 credits
R 234.230

234.131 Introduction to Sport Organisations and Development 15 credits
R 152.110, 152.117

234.135 Sociology of Sport and Exercise 15 credits
R 234.331

234.331 Sport in the Social Context 15 credits
R 152.313

234.338 Sport and Exercise Practicum 30 credits
P One of 234.214, 234.215, 234.236, 234.243, 152.237 or 234.233, 152.238, 234.315 R 152.371, 152.372, 152.376, 234.316