Bachelor of Sport Development

Deakin University - Deakin Business School

This course draws on three streams of study: sport management and marketing, coaching, and exercise and sport science. Students will gain a solid understanding of sport systems, sports business management, contemporary health approaches, and the organisation and governance of sport organisations. They will learn how to develop coaching and sport development philosophies, and examine the theoretical aspects of the science of coaching. The communication skills learned will add to the repertoire of behaviours students need for effective professional coaching. This course will prepare students for roles in sports coaching, sports science, the leisure industry, and community sports development.

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At a glance

Type of Institution: University
Level: Undergraduate
Campus/Location: Burwood
Institution CRICOS: 00113B

Subjects

  • Sport development

Deakin Business School encompasses six academic departments focusing on a comprehensive range of business disciplines. Within accounting, economics, finance, information systems and business analytics, management and marketing, you will find a myriad of specialisations tailored to your specific career aspirations. Deakin Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). A hallmark of excellence, AACSB accreditation is awarded to business schools that meet strict standards of quality, academic and professional excellence, and is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognised form of professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn. Only five per cent of business programs worldwide are AACSB accredited and DBS is one of only three in Victoria, Australia.

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