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MA Sport Business Management

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Full time | Headingley Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Business Studies Leisure / Recreation Management Sports Facilities Work Sports Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Course Details

Sport is now big business - changing lives, shaping communities and impacting on economies all over the world. You could already be working in sport and looking to progress to a more senior management role, or it could be you are motivated to seek a new and exciting career and are attracted by the options sport and commerce can provide in the UK and across the globe. we will help you gain an understanding of the industry and the business principles that underpin it, helping you turn your passion into a rewarding career. You will have the opportunity to gain real-world experience by working with industry partners in the Managing Creativity & Innovation module. This includes working on projects with key University partners such as Leeds Rhinos, Yorkshire Carnegie, Leeds United, Kirklees Active Leisure and Global Sport Jobs. Guest lectures will bring you into contact with cutting-edge practitioners and professionals in the sports industry, inspiring your learning, enhancing your networks and boosting your career prospects. The Professional Practice in the Sport Business option module will provide you with the opportunity to gain further industry experience which is specifically relevant to you.

Course Benefits

This course has been designed to introduce you to the key principles and processes of sports business management, with the opportunity to customise your study to your individual needs and career aspirations through making considered assessment choices and, also, through the negotiated focus of the Major Independent Study. Our university has outstanding sports facilities at both the Headingley Campus and the world famous Emerald Headingley Stadium, which is an international base for professional cricket, rugby league and rugby union teams. We enjoy fruitful partnerships with this famous sports arena, providing you with outstanding opportunities.

Modules

Independent Project - Core
Analytics for Data Driven Decision Making - Core
Sport Business Research Skills - Core
Global Perspectives in Sport Marketing - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional