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Diploma of Sport Management

Bond University
2 semesters
Diploma / Certificate
Gold Coast
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Program description

Diploma of Sport Management

The Diploma of Sport Management offers a range of subjects to equip students with the necessary knowledge to work with sports teams, clubs, players and sporting organizations.

The Diploma of Sport Management offers a range of subjects to equip students with the necessary knowledge to work with sporting teams, clubs, players and organisations.

The Diploma of Sport Management will teach students the core skills to enhance their career prospects, whether they are school leavers or aspire to upgrade their qualifications. This Diploma program will provide an understanding of sport and athlete development, how to produce sporting information and media content, and gain skills such as managing teams, leadership, communicating in groups, conflict resolution, problem-solving, rational and critical thinking, and managing finances.

For more information, please refer to the institute website.

Admission requirements

Domestic students

Completion of grade 12 or equivalent (OP 16 to 21/ATAR 58.20-45.25) or on a case by case basis as approved by the General Manager of Bond University College. A  range of criteria is also used, such as extracurricular involvement and personal attributes, including outstanding leadership and community involvement qualities. Bond University College offers tertiary preparation programs (Foundation Program and University Preparation Program) for students who do not currently have the required academic qualifications.

  • Work experience - ANZCO Skill level 3 for 1 year full-time equivalent
  • Incomplete Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (passing grades in 2 subjects)
  • STAT result of 144
  • OP ineligible Schedule equivalent rank to OP 16 to 21

International students

International academic entry requirements.

English language requirements

  • Pass in Bond University College EAP Level 2, or
  • IELTS 6 (no subscore less than 5.5)

Program content

Key features

  • Complete your diploma in only eight months
  • Integrate into the university environment from day one
  • Have the support of extra tutorials just for diploma students
  • Articulate into the third semester of the corresponding bachelor program

*Credit articulations for Diploma studies into bachelor programs may vary depending on the program. Students are advised to confirm credit arrangements prior to commencement of their Diploma program.

he Diploma of Sport Management is a two semester (full-time) program of 8 subjects and 1 compulsory skills building subject.

Mandatory subjects

Students must complete the following mandatory subjects for the Diploma of Sport Management:

  • BCAS01-020 Academic Skills*
  • BCDP02-033 Introduction to Global Citizenship
  • BCDP02-101 Critical Thinking and Communication (CORE11-112)
  • BCDP02-102 Leadership and Team Dynamics (CORE11-102)

Elective subjects

Students must complete five of the following elective subjects for the Diploma of Sport Management:

  • BCDP02-008 Accounting for Decision Making (ACCT11-100)
  • BCDP02-019 Sport Information (SPMT12-103)
  • BCDP02-020 Sport Public Relations (PUBR13-314)
  • BCDP02-021 Sport Development (SPMT12-121)
  • BCDP02-064 Sport Organization, Governance and Policy (SPMT11-115)
  • BCDP02-049 WHS Risk Management (HRTM12-212)
  • BCDP02-005 Marketing (MKTG11-100)

*BCAS01-020 Academic Skills is a compulsory 0 credit point subject that provides you with core academic skills including referencing, academic writing and time management. It must be completed in your first semester (weeks 2 to 6).

For more information, please refer to the institute website.

About school

Bond University

Bond University

At Bond University, we do things differently. Known for our small class sizes, three-semester-per-year timetable and state-of-the-art facilities, Bond University has been named in the global top 20 universities in the Times Higher Education Ranking of the Best Small Universities...

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Contact info

Bond University

14 University Drive
4226 Robina, Queensland


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