Bachelor of Sports Management
Bond University offers a personalised educational experience of the highest international standard, which is why Bond is Australia’s highest rating university for educational experience in The Good Universities Guide’s independent ratings in 2013.
Bachelor Degree (Pass)
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Year 12 or equivalent
Bond University's Bachelor of Sports Management is designed and delivered by leading experts in sport, law, business, and public relations. Students will be equipped with a strong foundation in contemporary business skills in addition to unique areas of sport specific practices. Subjects will focus on areas that include managing high performance sport, sport governance, business strategies, sport law, event management, sport marketing, negotiation, finance, sport tourism, risk management, sport public relations, and organisational leadership. This will enable students to forge careers in numerous areas of the sport industry such as sporting bodies, sports governance, event management, sports marketing or working with sporting teams, clubs and players. The program places a strong emphasis on practical experience through internships and work integrated learning. Bond University enjoys relationships with a network of sporting partners which range from amateur sporting organisations through to elite high performance teams. The program culminates in an internship component where students can gain valuable insight into the practice requirements and career opportunities of the global sporting industry.
Subjects you can Study
Sports management; Public relations; Business; Law
* Cut-off scores may not appear with some courses. There a number of possible reasons for this: The course may require entrance criteria other than a cut-off score, such as a portfolio, an interview or an audition; the course may not be open to school leavers; cut-off information may be unavailable. Check the detailed course information available on The Details tab to read more about the course's entry requirements.
Bachelor Degree (Pass)
- Full-time internal = 2 years
- Part-time internal = 4 years
Year 12 or equivalent
Honours year available. Master of Sports Management available. Bond College offers Pathways to further study for students who do not currently have the required academic qualifications including a Diploma of Sports Management.
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Life after Study
Business and management
Where are graduates that studied Business and management at Bond University?
|Public sector||Private practice||Private industry||Working overseas|
Public relations officers plan, develop, put into place and evaluate information and communication strategies that present an organisation to the public, clients and other stakeholders. They also promote good information flow within their organisation.
Sports administrators manage sports clubs, associations and peak bodies, undertaking activities such as promoting their sport, obtaining corporate sponsorship and refining the rules and structure. Sports administrators usually work with a voluntary board or committee to develop strategies and programmes to achieve the aims and policies of the club, association or peak body.
About Bond University
Bond pioneered an independent, not-for-profit model of university education in Australia, introducing a three semester per year schedule that facilitates accelerated study programs, allowing students to complete a six-semester bachelor degree in two years instead of three or a masters degree in 12 months.
With an internationally diverse, close-knit community of around 4500 students, Bond offers the nation’s lowest student-to-staff ratio of 10:1, enabling small class sizes that encourage productive engagement and individual mentoring.
This personalised approach to education, combined with its uncompromising focus on industry relevance, sets it apart from every other Australian university. Through the university’s extensive corporate partnerships, students have access to industry leaders and opportunities for internships, scholarships and graduate placements with a number of blue chip organisations worldwide.
Students can also choose to broaden their horizons by participating in an international exchange program, with the opportunity to study relevant subjects at some of the world’s leading universities throughout Asia, Europe and North America. Bond also welcomes students from its partner institutions who wish to study in Australia for a semester through the Study Abroad program.
The university offers over 300 internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate (coursework and research) degrees across its faculties of law , business , humanities and social sciences , and health sciences and medicine , as well as the Institute of Sustainable Development and Architecture . Also on campus are Bond College (offering university pathway programs) and the Bond University English Language Institute .
All students have access to state-of-the-art academic, technological and recreational facilities on the Bond University campus, located in the city of the Gold Coast in south-east Queensland.
There is a wide array of on-campus accommodation and dining options, with additional off-campus accommodation within walking distance of the campus.
More than 70 sporting, recreation and special interest clubs operate on campus, fostering the tight-knit community spirit and complementing the student experience.
For more information, please visit www.bond.edu.au
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