Tompkins Cortland Community College

SPMT150 - Foundations of Sport Management


Gives students a basic understanding of the various dimensions of the sports industry in the United States and throughout the world. The course includes a survey of management principles in relation to planning, organizing, managing and staffing sport organizations. Topics examined include types of sport organizations, governance systems, segments of the sport industry, contemporary issues and career and professional development in the field. Prerequisites: MATH 090 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.