MKT2020 Sports Marketing
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/ict/students/standards/default.htm.
This course will take a consumer and market based approach where it will cover the general differences between marketing of sport and marketing of other products and services. It will also explore the complexities of sport as a multidimensional 'product' serving many and varied publics. The issue of the marketing 'of' sport versus marketing 'using' sport will also be examined as will a comprehensive background of the sport industry and the role of sport in society. Contemporary issues such as globalisation and the future direction of sport will also be explored in this course.