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SPMA 100 Leadership & Organization of Sport in Canada

Effective date: September 2018

Students will examine various leadership theories, styles and characteristics, and their application to managing and leading in sport. Students will study the structure, organization and delivery models of sport in Canada. Students will also explore the elements of the Canadian Sport For Life (CS4L) movement and be introduced to long-term athlete development (LTAD) as a developmental pathway model for sport.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPMA 101 Internship

Effective date: January 2015

This 4 month, full-time course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while in an exercise and wellness setting over one academic term. This internship provides students with work experience which is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
20 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Successful completion of Semesters 1 and 2

Restricted course Open to Sport Management students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

Effective date: September 2018

This course is scheduled for cancellation. Please see SPMA 102

SPMA 101P Parallel Internship

Effective date: January 2015

This 8 month part-time work experience course gives students an opportunity to participate in co-operative educational experiences that are extended over two academic terms. Depending on program requirements and availability, students may also take several academic courses at the same time. Learning outcomes are tied to academic and career skill development and student learning is monitored and evaluated by Camosun College. Successful completion counts toward an Internship designation.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
10 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Successful completion of Semesters 1 and 2

Restricted course Open to Sport Management students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

Effective date: September 2018

This course is scheduled for cancellation. Please see SPMA 102P

SPMA 102 Internship

Effective date: September 2018

This 4-month course gives students the opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while in a sport management work placement setting over one academic term. This internship provides the students with work experience which is facilitated and monitored by the College. Successful completion counts toward an Internship designation.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
300 workplace integrated learning hours
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Successful completion of Semesters 1 and 2

Restricted course Open to Sport Management students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

SPMA 102P Parallel Internship

Effective date: Septmeber 2018

This 8-month work experience course gives students an opportunity to participate in cooperative educational experiences that are extended over two academic terms. Learning outcomes are tied to academic and career skill development and student learning is monitored and evaluated by Camosun College. Successful completion counts toward an Internship designation.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
300 workplace integrated learning hours
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

  • COM in COOP WEP
  • Successful completion of Semesters 1 and 2

Restricted course Open to Sport Management students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

SPMA 120 Kinesiology

Effective date: April 2012

Students will learn about the basic anatomical, physiological, and biomechanical aspects of sport performance.  Students will have a balanced introduction to the principles, concepts and relationships of the major biophysical sub disciplines of kinesiology for movement and sport: anatomy, physiology and biomechanics through classroom, laboratory and field based experiences.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • C in Principles of Math 11
  • C in Pre-Calculus 11
  • C in Foundations of Math 11
  • C in MATH 073
  • C in MATH 137

Camosun offers Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPMA 135 Sports Level 1

Effective date: January 2017

Students will learn and practice the rules, and the skills and abilities involved in playing a variety of individual sports. Students will also learn about the equipment, the required facilities, safety procedures, group management, and the special requirements related to managing individual sport.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 practical hours per week
Tuition
$847.63 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 140 Organization of Sport in Canada

Effective date: January 2017

Students will learn about the formal and the informal organization of sport in Canada including local, regional, provincial, national and international sport bodies and how sport in general is governed in Canada. Students will also learn about international sport organizations in terms of how they compare to the Canadian system.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 155 The Business of Sport

Effective date: September 2018

Students will learn about the foundations of sport management as a profession. In addition, students examine a range of management functions and administrative practices within the sport management field.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 200 Behaviour in Sport Organizations

Effective date: September 2015

Building on the foundational knowledge from the introduction to sport management and sport marketing courses, students will learn about behaviour in sport organizations. With an emphasis on non-profit sport organizations, students will learn about a variety of topics including change management, leadership, conflict, motivation, staffing (particularly related to volunteers), decisions making and team building, organizational dynamics, politics and power issues specific to sport organizations.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours, 1 seminar hour and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

SPMA 220 Sport Technology

Effective date: May 2011

Students will learn about leading edge technologies as these relate to sport.  Using case studies, field trips, lab time and seminars, students will learn about web-, lab- and field-based sport technologies that support both the practice of sport and the enhancement of sport performance.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management or Sport Performance.

Effective date: September 2018

Students will study and investigate leading edge technologies as they relate to sport and their impact on performance. Students will interact with a range of equipment technologies, software, and data tools and platforms. Students will also study and compare the impacts and ethics of current and emerging technologies.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management or Sport Performance.

SPMA 225 Computer Applications in Sport

Effective date: January 2017

This course is designed for students to develop competencies in the areas of computer and data technology and information management in sport. The course provides education in the practice and theory of computers and computer data systems and software related to practical application in the sport industry.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And one of:

  • C+ in Principles of Math 11
  • C in Pre-Calculus 11
  • C in Foundations of Math 11
  • C in MATH 073
  • C in MATH 137

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPMA 230 Sport Program Design

Effective date: September 2010

Students will develop a sport program, with emphasis on evaluating existing sport programs locally, provincially, nationally and internationally with specific attention to target populations and appropriateness of program design. Students will focus on program objective, target audience, marketing, and resource management in relation to the integrated communication approach.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Corequisites

SPMA 234 The Sport Coaching Process

Effective Date: September 2015

The course seeks to develop student understanding of the coaching process by investigating the roles of the coach, characteristics of coach and athlete leadership, the coaching process and the fundamental skills of effective coaching. Lectures, seminars, workshops and practical sessions will address the differences in practice and examine participation and performance coaching. Students will be given an opportunity to gain coaching experience, and further develop an understanding of the sports coaching industry in Canada

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will study the roles of a coach and the characteristics of effective coaching and athlete leadership. Students will study and practice the art and science of coaching.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPMA 235 Sports Level 2

Effective Date: September 2010

Students will learn and practice the rules, skills, and the abilities involved in playing a variety of team sports. Students will also learn about the equipment, the required facilities, safety procedures, group management and the special requirements related to managing team sports.

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Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 3 practical hours per week
Tuition
$578.73 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPMA 245 Sport and Fitness Facility Operations

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will learn the fundamentals of facility operations for private and public sport and fitness facilities. Students will study essential systems and technology components of facility operations, and gain key skills in various operational planning functions.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPMA 250 Partnership and Stakeholder Management

Effective Date: September 2013

Students will learn about perspectives in sport-related partnerships and stakeholder management. Students will examine the partnerships and stakeholder management in terms of event and association sponsorship, community involvement, grant and proposal preparation and sport advocacy.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will gain knowledge and understanding of stakeholder management theory, interorganizational relationships and sport related partnerships. Students will examine concepts and practices in the management of stakeholders and the for effective stakeholder engagement. Students will explore practical skills in grant and proposal preparation.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 255 Resource Management in Sport

Effective Date: September 2010

This course examines the human and financial resources of sport organizations. The area of study will include: human resource planning, recruitment, selection and training as well as, an introduction to economic theory, in relation to sport organizations and resource management. Students will also gain an understanding of current issues in human and financial resource management including volunteer management, and strategic planning.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

SPMA 260 Sport Event Management

Effective Date: May 2016

This course includes an examination of contemporary planning models and practices for major sport events, including provincial, national and international events, tournaments and championships. The content areas include: feasibility studies, bidding, operational planning, implementation, monitoring, management, branding and promotion, evaluation and renewal of sport events.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will examine and implement a sport management project that integrates knowledge and understanding for sport events at the local, provincial, national or international level. Students will develop a range of planning and organizational skills for the delivery of a sport event.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

SPMA 270 Sociocultural Aspects of Sport

Effective Date: September 2010

Students will learn about the relationship between society and sport. Topics will include sociological theories of sport, social history of sport, sport and socialization, sport and social stratification, gender and sport, violence in sport, and sport and nationalism.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 seminar hour per week
Tuition
$369.60 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 291 Applied Sport Management

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will learn entry-level sport management practical knowledge and skills in this seminar and work experience based course. Students will gain knowledge of industry entry-level career readiness skills in the sport management field and be introduced to sport management professional competencies.

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Credits
3
Format
1 seminar hour and 8 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 345 Sport Developments and Trends

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will examine the development, cultural influences, current trends and potential future directions for physical education and sport. Students study a range of events and influential individuals that has formed the foundation of sport both in Canada and internationally, including the evolution of indigenous sport in Canada.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPMA 402 Internship

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will have an opportunity to expand upon both applied and academic course work while working in a sport and fitness related leadership setting. This 4-month full-time internship will provide students with a practical work experience which is both facilitated and monitored by the College. Successful completion counts toward an Internship designation.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
300 workplace integrated learning hours
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 402P Parallel Internship

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will have an opportunity to expand upon both applied and academic course work while working in a sport and fitness related leadership setting. This 8-month part-time internship will provide students with a practical work experience which is both facilitated and monitored by the College. Depending on program requirements and availability, students may also take several academic courses at the same time. Successful completion counts toward an Internship designation.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
300 workplace integrated learning hours
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Sport Management.

SPMA 415 Sport Analytics

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will gain knowledge and skills in the areas of sport data analysis. Students will develop and test sport analytical skills for player performance measurement, in‐game decision making and player selection/team building.

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Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

SPMA 425 Sport Organizational Behaviour

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will study organizational behaviour as it applies to sport settings. Students will identify and critique internal aspects, functions and processes of sport organizations, with an emphasis on multisport, provincial and national sport organizations.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

SPMA 465 Events & Major Games

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will explore the structure, functions, and challenges of sporting events and major games from a philosophical, strategic and operational perspective. Students will analyze and critique major multi-sport or mass participation events in relation to the effective delivery and impacts of sport.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPMA 485 Sport Marketing and Project Management

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will learn and develop sport management and marketing-related competencies using project management practices. Through these practices, students will design, develop, implement and monitor a service-learning project, using cross-functional thinking, teamwork, communication and cultural sensitivity. Students will have the opportunity to work as part of a sport management marketing team, engaging with a sport agency or community association to apply project management practices to a specific client oriented initiative (i.e. Right to Play Canada).

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1.5 supervised field practice hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPMA 491 Applied Sport Management

Effective Date: September 2018

Students will learn in a seminar and work experience based course environment that provides an opportunity for guided, program-related learning in a workplace setting. Bi-weekly seminars will cover professional practices, industry research and professional readiness.

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Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hours and 8 workplace integrated learning hours per week
Tuition
TBD plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

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