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SPM2114 Sport and Leisure Economics and Finance
Credit Points: 15
This unit provides an overview of economic theory and its inter-relationship, impacts and challenges for the sport and recreation industry. The unit also examines the concepts of supply and demand, pricing, markets and demand assessment relevant to the provision of sport and recreation. Students will be introduced to the processes used to assess the financial health of organisations enabling them to develop the financial management skills required for managing sporting clubs, recreation services, State Sporting Associations and professional sport and recreation organisations.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
C19Associate Degree of Event, Sport and Recreation Management
K21Bachelor of Event, Sport and Recreation Management
M63Bachelor of Sport Management
MABUUHSport Management Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013