2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
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2017-2018 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

SPTM 615 - Survey Sport and Entertainment Management

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: MGMT-647
This course will examine the contemporary issues and trends impacting sport andamp; entertainment business administration from a historical perspective to future trends in the industry. This course utilizes in-depth problem solving instruction and fosters critical thinking on a variety of contemporary issues in the sport andamp; entertainment industry. Topics that will be covered in the course: Sport associations and governing bodies (NCAA, NAIA, MLB, NBA, MLS, NFL, IOC), The Olympic Movement, Issues /trends relating to NCAA legislation, conference realignment, NCAA reform, Issues/trends relating to ticketing, free agency, collective bargaining, revenue-sharing, salary caps, luxury taxes, and government subsidization of stadiums.