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Number:SM445
Name:Senior Seminar - Research Applications in Sport
Description:Students in this course will be introduced to the principles of business research, focusing on the application of these principles as they relate to sports and sports related organizations. The primary focus of this course will be on a balanced presentation of both research theory and its application. This course will include instructor's lectures, student presentations, and group discussions.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):Every spring semester
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s): SM125
Senior level status or permission of instructor

Course Objectives

After completing Senior Seminar-Research Application in Sport, the student will be able to: • Synthesize and evaluate knowledge and concepts from previous courses in the program in order to thoughtfully consider significant problems related to the management of sport and sportrelated topics • Compare and contrast the sides of major issues related to sport management • Apply current and newly acquired knowledge related to the field of sport management to an issue and identify and discuss its implications • Critically analyze perspectives on an issue within the field • Determine and assess the implications of individual deficiencies related to professional pursuits and prepare a course of action to ameliorate the deficiencies • Evaluate the implications of developing trends related to sport management.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher Instructor New Used Rental eBook
S 2017 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT MANAGEMENT 9781885693853 LI 8 FITNESS I King $76 $59 $0
S 2017 (none) Cragen $0 $0 $0
F 2016 (none) Pare $0 $0 $0
F 2016 SUPERVISION:CONCEPTS+SKILL-BUILDING 9780077720612 CERTO 9TH 16 MCG Pare $0 $172 $0 $0
F 2016 HOW ADAM SMITH CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE 9781591847953 ROBERTS 14 PENG RAND Pare $15 $0 $0 $0
S 2016 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT MANAGEMENT 9781885693853 LI 8 FITNESS I King $76 $0 $0
S 2015 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT MANAGEMENT 9781885693853 LI 8 FITNESS I King $76 $0 $0
F 2014 No Text Required Cragen $0 $0 $0
S 2014 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT MANAGEMENT 9781885693853 LI 8 King $0 $0 $0
F 2013 (none) Cragen $0 $0 $0
S 2013 Research Methods in Sport Management 978-1-885693-85-3 Li, Ming / Pitts, Br 2008 Fitness Information Techn King $73 $55 $0
S 2012 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FITNESS INF King $0 $0
S 2011 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FITNESS INF Cragen $94 $71
S 2010 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FIT003 Cragen $75 $56
F 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL AMER PSYCH 5 APA King $0 $0
F 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL AMER PSYCH 5 APA King $0 $0
F 2008 Writing Research Papers 0-321-45798-6 Lester 12 Pearson/Longman King $0 $0
F 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL 1-55798-790-4 AMER PSYCH ASSN 5 AMER. PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOC King $45 $34
F 2008 WRITING RESEARCH PAPERS 0-321-45798-6 LESTER 12 LONGMAN GROUP LIMITED King $44 $33
S 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL AMER PSYCH 5 APA King $40 $30
S 2008 ESSENTIALS OF MARKETING R ZIKMUND 3 SW King $133 $100
S 2007 ESSENTIALS OF MARKETING RESEARCH 0-324-32087-6 ZIKMUND 3 THOMSON LEARNING King $117 $88