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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
S 2013 Research Methods in Sport Management 1-885693-85-0 Li, Ming / Pitts, Br 2008 Fitness Information Techn
S 2012 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FITNESS INF
S 2011 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FITNESS INF
S 2010 RESEARCH METHODS IN SPORT 1-885693-85-0 LI FIT003
F 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL AMER PSYCH 5 APA
F 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL 1-55798-790-4 AMER PSYCH ASSN 5 AMER. PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOC
F 2008 WRITING RESEARCH PAPERS 0-321-45798-6 LESTER 12 LONGMAN GROUP LIMITED
F 2008 Writing Research Papers 0-321-45798-6 Lester 12 Pearson/Longman
S 2008 ESSENTIALS OF MARKETING R ZIKMUND 3 SW
S 2008 PUBLICATION MANUAL AMER PSYCH 5 APA
S 2007 ESSENTIALS OF MARKETING RESEARCH 0-324-32087-6 ZIKMUND 3 THOMSON LEARNING
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