Physical Education (PHED)
PHED 2970 Internship: Sport Management Practices (3 credits)
When taken as Sport Management Practices, the following description applies: A study of various skills, roles, and functions of sport managers in managing people, the workplace, and day-to-day operations. Topics include definitions; management theories; functions of management; time management skills; effective decision making and problem solving; motivational theories, morale, and strategies; leadership theories; personal styles of leadership; and skills and competencies of sport leaders. Also includes practical experience in the organization and administration of sporting events or related areas. Students will have the opportunity to share their experiences with the class. Prerequisite: PHED 2109 or consent of instructor.