SMGT10070 Sports Management

Academic Year 2022/2023

This module will provide students with a solid and invigorating introduction to all aspects of sports management. The aim of this module is to enable students to develop skills in and knowledge about management and organisational behaviour through a sports lens. Each unit of the module will examine key management principles followed by case study analysis. All course materials including summary lecture notes will be available on Brightspace.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this module students should be able to:

(i) Develop knowledge of the key concepts and principles of management and organisational behaviour;
(ii) Understand how management and organisational behaviour principles are applied successfully in the sports industry;
(iii) Develop awareness of sports management from the perspective of key stakeholders in the sports industry;
(iv) Critically apply management analysis tools to sports organisations.

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities


Autonomous Student Learning






Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures; case studies 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: More details will be provided in module handbook Throughout the Trimester n/a Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Resit In Terminal Exam
Spring No
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Name Role
Dr Alvy Styles Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Timetabling information is displayed only for guidance purposes, relates to the current Academic Year only and is subject to change.
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 Mon 16:00 - 17:50
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 8 Thurs 12:00 - 13:50