Postgraduate Course: Organisation, Structures, Cultures and Behaviour in Sport Management (EDUA11068)
|School||Moray House School of Education
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This subject develops a framework for understanding the relationship between management and organisational theories and the management of sporting and recreation organisations. It examines organisational structures, decision processes and leadership in private, public and third-sector organisations responsible for the delivery of recreation services, and focuses on the impact of organisational processes on the individual.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Available to all students (SV1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 11,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 11,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||The assessments for this module will consist of an individual presentation (worth 30%) where the student reflects on selected written material on organisational behaviour and sport, followed by an individual essay (worth 70%) where the student reflects on their experiences of key organisational behaviour concepts.
|No Exam Information
| By the end of the module students will be able to:
1. demonstrate an understanding of the theories of management and leadership.
2. discuss and analyse the influence of individual characteristics in the workplace.
3. identify and evaluate various organisational strategies, process, and designs.
4. demonstrate the importance of management theories to sport and recreation organisations
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Gavin Reid
Tel: (0131 6)51 6654
|Course secretary||Ms Marie Hamilton
Tel: (0131 6)51 6678
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