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Leisure & Sports Management
Bachelor in Leisure Management
We live in a world in which spare time is more than just time off. Increasingly, we want enjoyment and adventure instead of just relaxing and ﾓtime offﾔ. Adding value to goods by means of dreams, promises and positive associations has become essential to the success of a product. As a result, the leisure economy is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the global economy.
This programme gives you the option of either a broad study of the various kinds of leisure business, or specialisation in a particular area of the leisure industry. In the course of the programme, you can choose between the following specialisations: Leisure Management (generalist); Tourism Management; Sports Management; Event Management. You achieve a particular specialisation through your electives, your choice of company for your six-month internship, and your choice of subject for your final bachelor thesis. You make these choices about halfway through the programme, which gives you ample opportunity to get to know the programme and the different subject areas, before you choose your specialisation.
This programme is offered in association with Roskilde Business College.
During the programme, you will learn to develop and launch practical projects. You will gain both practical and theoretical insights into the various aspects of the leisure industry, as well as skills in marketing, management and economics.
The curriculum includes the following subjects: Research Methods; Sociology and Psychology of Leisure; Economics; Marketing; Organisation Theory and Management; Service and Quality Management; negotiating Techniques and Strategies; Sponsorship.
In the sixth semester, you will enter an internship for half a year. The programme is completed with a Bachelor's Thesis.
The university does not currently offers a related Masters programme, taught through English.
General Certificate of Education (with examination in 8 subjects where at least 3 are A-levels, alternatively 2 A-levels + 2 AS-levels. Subjects to include Maths.
Leaving Certificate, showing at least 6 subjects of which at least 2 Higher Level subjects (at least Grade C3, other subjects at least Grade D3 [Pass at A or B will be considered]. Pass Maths will be considered for Maths requirement. FETAC Level 5 Certificates and Level 6 Advanced Certificates will be considered for admission only to same study field as they would gain entry for in Ireland