Economic and Financial Management of Sport, 5 cr, (Master`s level)

Attention! Online registration is closed.
Date
    08.10.2020 - 31.12.2020
Last enrolment date
    13.09.2020
Place
    Rajakatu 35, Jyväskylä, Finland
Prerequisites
    BBA in business or economics or sport or equal.
Goal
    Upon completion of this course a student will be able to
-Assess financial systems, markets, and basic business organizational structures in the sport context.
-Analyze financial statements and metrics pertinent to sound financial management of a sport organization.
-Apply capital budgeting decision-making tools in a sport context.
-Identify new sources of value that can incrementally increase a sport organizations resources.
Contents
    The economic and financial management approaches used in sport organizations
-Financial statements
-Risk and uncertainty
-Time value of money
-Budgeting
-Economic impact of sport
-Valuation of sport assets
Accomplishment
    Course is a hybrid on-campus and online study entity. It combines face-to-face and distance learning methods where students participate in lectures (online or physical), workshops and other study activities. On-campus studies are organized as intensive 3 day period.

Lectures, online webinars, assignments, individual studies.

Contact lessons:
8 Oct at 12 - 18
9 Oct at 9- 16
10 Oct 10- 14
Literature
    Brown, M., Rascher, D., Nagel, M., & McEvoy, C. (2016). Financial Management in the Sport Industry, (2nd ed.). Routledge. E-book
Other literature and all relevant readings will be given at the beginning of the course.
Price
    75 €
The studies are free-of-charge for unemployed job seekers and asylum seek.
Further Information
    avoinamk@jamk.fi

Instructor in charge: Professor Kevin Heisey, California, USA.