This unit investigates concepts of leadership and their association with sport integrity at the individual, practice and organisation levels.  Through personal reflection and relevant literature, plus expert presentations and group discussion of case studies, students will develop the awareness of leadership principles and the competency to apply them to decision making, problem solving, and integrity development in the sport business context, both locally and globally.  Each module within the unit builds the students' knowledge and understanding of integrity leadership in terms of theoretical and conceptual frameworks, and the research evidence to support them.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Postgraduate
Credit points:
12
Unit code:
SSI6001

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Reflect critically on the development of personal integrity and leadership capability  
  2. Analyse and evaluate leadership integrity issues in applied sport cases.  
  3. Develop principle and evidence-based strategies to lead cultural and organisational change related to an integrity challenge in sport  

Assessment

Assessment type Description Grade
Report Personal Leadership Capability Report 30%
Report Leadership Integrity Case Analysis Report 30%
Project Sport Industry Leadership and Change Report 40%

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