Sport & Recreation Operations Management

Main Topics of Study:

Sport and Recreation in Context

  • The sport and recreation service encounter
  • Sport and recreation narrative
  • Sport and recreation venue management

The Design of Sport and Recreation Facilities

  • Facilities planning
  • Managing human resources in sport and recreation
  • Managing queues
  • Service quality
  • Service productivity and best practice in the sport and recreation industry

Inventory Management Operations Strategy

  • Economics of sport and recreation
  • Supply and demand
  • Sport revenue management
  • Ticket operations in a professional sports team setting
  • Sports events: the planning process
  • Strategic planning
  • Risk management
  • Legal and ethical issues in the design and delivery of sport and recreation facilities