Loughborough, United Kingdom

International Issues in Sports Management

when 24 June 2018 - 7 July 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee GBP 2000

This is the first of 2 modules in the 'Sports Management' Pathway. Students can take 1 or 2 modules.

Topics covered in this module include:
• The sports management environment
• International sports policy, regulations and governance
• Entrepreneurship and social enterprise in sport
• Sport in the community
• Finance and funding
• Marketing and the role of social media
• Innovation in the sporting organisation

Course leader

Dr Maxine Clarke

Target group

Open to all international undergraduate and postgraduate students, this programme will be particularly attractive to students with an interest in sports, management and entrepreneurship.

Course aim

The aim of the module is to develop an understanding of the management concepts, models and competencies applicable in an international sports management context.

Credits info

5 EC
Students can take one or two modules, each worth 5 ECTS or 3 US credits.

Fee info

GBP 2000: Fee for taking one module only in Loughborough.
The fee covers tuition, accommodation, field trips and most meals.
GBP 3900: Fee for taking two modules in the 'Sports Management' Pathway - the first in Loughborough and the second in London
The fee covers tuition, accommodation, field trips and most meals.


Competitive scholarships worth £500 are available for students taking 2 modules