2018 Winter Courses - BUS 124-A Sport Management

Course Description

Overview of the field of sport management (professional and amateur; athletic and recreational) with emphasis on facility planning and management, special event planning, fiscal management and budgeting, international sports, personnel management, marketing and promotion, and risk management.  Discussion of current issues in sports and their solutions.

Additional Information

    • Course counts towards the Sports, Science & Society Program

Course Instructor

John Leahy

John Leahy

Adjunct Professor or Management

John was the former Director of Recreational Sports since 1988 and was the first Director of the Sports Complex. A Certified Recreational Sports Specialist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Resistance Trainer, John attended the University of Rhode Island, where he completed both his undergraduate and graduate studies. He holds a B.A. in Communications and a M.S. in Physical Education/Sports Administration.