Health, Physical Education And Recreation | The Sport Industry (3 cr.)
K500 | 2342 | Fielding
P: ANAT. A215 and PHYS. P215; HPER students only or permission of
Meets one 75 minute period daily
Michael E. Porter (1985). Competitive Advantage: Creating and Sustaining
Superior Performance. Gerald W. Scully (1995). The Market Structure of
Students will also receive a course packet.
Study of the sport industry with an emphasis on developing an understanding
how firms within the sport industry create a competitive advantage.
analysis is stressed. Sport industry segments studied include the
Professional baseball, football, and basketball, as well as, golf clubs,
ski resorts, health clubs and intercollegiate sport.
Student grades will be based upon five (5) case studies and one exam.