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IDR803 Seminars in Football Management

IDR803 Seminars in Football Management

Course code: 
IDR803
Course name: 
Seminars in Football Management
Program of study: 
Master of Science in Sport Management
Credits: 
15
Program of study: 
Master of Science in Sport Management
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
15
Level of study: 
2. syklus (master)
Teaching semester: 
2017 Høst
Assessment semester: 
2017 Høst
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Recommended previous knowledge

Completion of the first year of the MSc in Sport Management

Course content

Seminar topics for the “Managing Football” specialization could include: the governance of European
football; sports and subsidies - the role of sports organizations and regulators; talent-management in
football and models for development of home-grown players; facility and arena management; player
contract negotiations and player logistics; treatment of compensation, punishment, doping issues etc.,
including the legal perspective; team sport and the sociology of law; teams sports in an international
perspective; psychological organizational effects of winning and loosing; industrial relations in
professional team sports; corporate social responsibility and community relations of professional sport
clubs.

Topics may vary, but topics for the seminars will be avaliable at the end of second term, or at the latest when starting the third term.

Learning outcome

To introduce the students to a scientific approach to up-to-date issues in team sport management. When going in depth, seminars will also train the students on how to approach narrow topics analytically. When being broad, the seminars will broaden the understanding of the students. Seminar topics will be based on academic fields such as sport law, sport psychology, the management of sport organizations, the sociology of sport, the ethics of sport and sport & media, etc.

Working and learning activities

5 seminars (3 ECTS each) given by invited guest lectures. Duration 1 week with lectures (25 h), working in groups and individual work.

Curriculum

Depending on the specific seminar. About 4-600 pages per seminar. The reading list, literature and program for the specific seminar will be given in advance.

Obligatorisk arbeidskravAntall arbeidskravPåkrevde arbeidskravFremmøteKommentar
Annet - spesifiser i kommentarfeltet RequiredEach seminar will include lectures, assignments, group work and discussions but the format may vary from seminar to seminar as they are given by different scholars from around the sport academic and practical world.
Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
Mandatory coursework:Annet - spesifiser i kommentarfeltet
Courseworks given:
Courseworks required:
Presence:Required
Comment:Each seminar will include lectures, assignments, group work and discussions but the format may vary from seminar to seminar as they are given by different scholars from around the sport academic and practical world.
VurderingsformGrupperingVarighetVarighetstypeKarakterskalaAndelKommentarHjelpemidlerHjelpemidler
HjemmeeksamenIndividuell 2UkerBokstavkarakter40Written assignment of 5-6000 words. Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
HjemmeeksamenGruppe -Bokstavkarakter60The method of evaluation may vary from seminar to seminar but assignments and some home exams must be expected. Attendance to all seminars is compulsory. Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Vurderinger:
Form of assessment:Hjemmeeksamen
Grouping:Individuell
Duration: 2
Type of duration:Uker
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter
Proportion:40
Comment:Written assignment of 5-6000 words.
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler
Form of assessment:Hjemmeeksamen
Grouping:Gruppe
Duration:
Type of duration:-
Grading scale:Bokstavkarakter
Proportion:60
Comment:The method of evaluation may vary from seminar to seminar but assignments and some home exams must be expected. Attendance to all seminars is compulsory.
Supported material:
Support material:Alle trykte og skrevne hjelpemidler