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GOLF 101 Co-operative Work Experience 1

Effective date: May 2010

This work experience course gives students an opportunity to apply, extend and integrate academic or technical knowledge through relevant work experience with qualified organizations. Learning outcomes are tied to academic and career skill development and student learning is monitored and evaluated by Camosun College.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
Minimum 420 hours over 15 weeks
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COOP WEP
  • Completion of 9 of 11 first-year courses in Golf Management with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • C in all golf-related courses

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management.

GOLF 102 Internship Work Experience 1

Effective date: September 2014

This work experience course gives students an opportunity to apply, extend and integrate academic or technical knowledge through relevant work experience with qualified organizations. Learning outcomes are tied to academic and career skill development and student learning is monitored and evaluated by Camosun College.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
300 hours over 15 weeks
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Golf Management

All of:

  • COOP WEP
  • Completion of 9 of 11 first-year courses in Golf Management with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • C in all golf-related courses

Golf Operations

All of:

  • Completion of five courses in the Advanced Diploma in Golf Operations with a GPA of at least 3.0
  • C in all golf-related courses

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 110 Golf Management Introduction

Effective date: September 2005

This course provides an introduction to the game of golf and the field of professional golf management. Students will be introduced to the rules of golf, the golf industry, the role of the CPGA, and varied job opportunities within the field. Overriding concepts of professional practice will be discussed including customer service, communication and safety.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 112 Back Shop and Outside Services

Effective date: January 2010

This course focuses on the management of the back shop and outside services within a golf facility. Students will be introduced to cart repair and maintenance as well as club repair, fitting, and storage. Practice facility maintenance and upkeep; on-course food and beverage services are also covered.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 114 Tournament and Event Management

Effective date: January 2010

This course provides the skills needed for planning and managing a successful golf tournament or special event. All aspects of event management are covered, including fund-raising and sponsorship: establishing budgets and timelines; risk management; marketing strategies; utilizing volunteers; registration; score keeping and prize presentations.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 199 Integrated Golf Operations

Effective date: September 2013

This course provides a bridge between Year 1 and Year 2 for students to learn about and apply their knowledge and skills of golf operations.  Students will gain practical experience through mentoring opportunities with industry professionals and managers at various golf courses and properties. Modules include junior golf development, backshop operations, outside services, golf retail operations, turfgrass maintenance, and tournament/event operations.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 distance learning hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 201 Co-operative Work Experience 2

Effective date: January 2007

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified co-op employers. This full-time work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
35 practical work hours per week over 15 weeks
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in GOLF 101
  • Be eligible for and enrolled in Academic Term 4

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management.

GOLF 210 Turfgrass Management

Effective date: September 2008

Turfgrass Management is an introduction to soils, soil chemistry, and the grass plant. This course will focus on various turfgrass species, plant identification, soils, fertility, and maintenance practices. Other topics covered within this course are growing mediums used in golf course construction, drainage and moisture retention, turfgrass morphology and turfgrass establishment.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3.5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 215 Golf Retail Operations

Effective date: September 2013

This course examines all facets of a golf retail program including purchasing, merchandising, promotions, and selling. Revenue producing services and important aspects of customer service will also be discussed.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 250 Managing Golf Club Operations

Effective date: September 2005

This course provides an overview of the general administrative procedures required in golf facilities. Topics covered include: the nature of private golf clubs, the role of the club manager, managing food and beverage services and using sport tourism as it relates to the golf club.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3.5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 251 Facilities Management

Effective date: September 2008

This course is an overview of maintenance management and examines the purchase, maintenance, and management of golf course assets. Topics include: preventative maintenance, security, lease vs. purchase, service contracts, alterations, and renovations. Familiarity with these subjects will allow managers to feel comfortable working with trades. The course will also include how to present a capital budget.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1.5
Format
3 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Tuition
$225.23 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 255 Golf Course Design

Effective date: September 2008

This course examines design and construction techniques involved in golf course development. Students will work through the golf course development process from site analysis to completed design.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
1.5
Format
3 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Tuition
$225.23 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

GOLF 256 Player and Business Development

Effective date: September 2013

This course will examine the numerous ways to assist players in learning and improving their golf game, as well as how facilities can strategize current and new ways to grow the game of golf.  Game improvement will address both the physical and mental aspects of player development including the methods and benefits of various teaching methods. Effective teaching and coaching principles will be examined and students will apply these tools to help them understand current and new market trends. Enticing new players and building new branding strategies to generate future revenue streams for the facility will also be explored. 

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$450.46 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Golf Management or Advanced Diploma in Professional Golf Operations.

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