University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Sports Marketing and Business Management

This programme offers students the opportunity to study core sport management disciplines of finance, enterprise, global sports business and strategy, while specialising in the area of sports marketing. Through a series of taught modules, a sports marketing consultancy project and a dissertation, the course equips students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills and understanding necessary to undertake a managerial career in the global sports market; the course is suitable both for professionals working within the sports industry and those with an appropriate undergraduate qualification who aspire to work in management and marketing roles within this sector.

Entry requirements

Honours degree from a British university, or overseas equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Sports finance and enterprise; principles and practice of sports marketing; the global sports business; personal and professional development in sport; marketing through sport; integrated marketing communications for sports brands; sports marketing consultancy project; strategic thinking for sports managers; research methods for sport; Masters of Science: dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment types include reports, consultancy projects, essays, oral and multimedia presentations, debates and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,000 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 1,000 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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Distance-learning / e-learning

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01772 892400