Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Administrative Theory of Competitive Sport Programs (3 cr)
K510 | 6288 | Staff

CLASS MEETS:  One 2 hour and 30 minute period each week

1)  Chelladurai, P. (1985).  Sport Management:  Macro Perspectives Sports

Dynamics, London, Ontario.
2)  Munter, M. (1992).  Guide to Mangerial Communication, 3rd ed., Prentice

Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
3)  Fisher, R., Ury, W., & Patton, B. (1991).  Getting To Yes:  Negotiating

Agreement Without Giving In, 2nd ed., Houghton Miffin Company, Boston.
4)  Supplemental readings are on reserve in the HPER library; HPER 027.

This course is designed to present an introduction to administrative theory
as it
relates to sport delivery systems.  First, a macro understanding of
structure and its effects on administrative efficiency will be developed.
aspects of managerial function and human behavior in organizations, such as
communication, leadership, negotiation, motivation and decision-making will
addressed.  Finally, the foregoing theoretical material will be applied to
the specific
managerial components of sport delivery organizations.