Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Sports Management and Leadership

This course is of particular relevance to experienced professionals such as sport managers and administrators and others involved in the sport and leisure industry who wish to develop their skills in management and leadership; the programme offers opportunities for professional and career development and focuses on applied and experiential learning; it provides students the opportunity to develop a deep understanding of management and leadership by using: real life examples; external speakers working in the industry; case study evidence; peer mentoring and personal skill development.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) in an appropriate subject; non-graduates will be considered provided the candidate has substantial and extensive work experience in sport management and held a position of responsibility of relevance to the course. For non UK applicants, the minimum IELTS English language requirement is 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: principles for management and leadership; leadership and entrepreneurship; organisational strategy; personal skill and leadership development; research skills for management and leadership. Optional modules chosen from: improving business performance; independent choice.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a mix of essays, presentations, plans and reports.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 500 per Credit (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cyncoed Campus Cardiff CF23 6XD Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044