Morrisville State College - Fall 2018

Morrisville Campus Course Sections (as of July 19, 2018)

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BSAD 443 - Strategic Sports Business
The primary objective of this course is to provide students the opportunity to analyze and integrate business and managerial concepts, tools, techniques, and strategies in sport management. This course is the culmination of stu-dent learning in sports management. Students will effort to assess problems and to make decisions facing sport managers and business leaders. Emphasis will focus on the strategic, profit-oriented, and ethical decision-making that are necessary for sport managers to be successful. The course also focuses in detail on a senior thesis that will provide opportunities for in-depth analysis of a specific area in the field. Small group discussions, case studies, and experiential learning will be utilized in order to facilitate learning. This course will augment critical thinking and analysis skills through analytical essays and strategic group projects associated with the industry. This is a writing-intensive course, therefore the development of quality writing skills will be emphasized. Since the internship of Tech Management Students whose focus is in sport management is imminent at this point, this course will also attempt to provide an analysis as to effective management and leadership strategies and the body of knowledge associated with pursuing a career in sport management. Thorough class preparation and participation are critical for student success. Prerequisites: BSAD 353 and BSAD 418 3 credits (3 lecture hours)