BA (Hons) Sport Management with Foundation Year
Why choose this course?
As sport becomes an ever more powerful industry in the global market place, there has never been a better time to consider a career in sport management. Choose our honours degree with a foundation year to keep ahead of the game.
- Select our four-year course to smooth your academic progress and gain all the support and guidance you need
- Realise your potential: a course with a foundation year is ideal if you are contemplating a career change, want to immerse yourself in a new subject, or lack the entry requirements to join our honours degree straight away
- Take your first steps towards a dream career: you could go on to work behind-the-scenes with professional sports clubs or at major international sporting events
- Build wide-ranging skills in strategy, leadership, enterprise, marketing, media, PR, finance, events and operations – all with a focus on the sports business environment
- Apply theory to practice through placement opportunities with the likes of Derby County FC, Derbyshire County Cricket Club, Derby Arena, Sporting Futures and other sport businesses
- Assist with the organisation of major sporting events – from football and cricket to badminton and half marathons