This unit is part of a set of two units offering a two week study abroad experience in Madrid, Spain which "lifts and shifts" the classroom from the VU home campus to Real Madrid and includes guest speakers. The cost is included in the unit fees and covers standard airfare, accommodation and a meal plan. Students wishing to upgrade or deviate from the set plan are responsible for the additional costs. Mid-year enrolments are not eligible to do the study tour in their first semester.
|1.||Analyse and describe the ever-evolving process of the globalisation of sport|
|2.||Critically reflect on the power relations and who are the key global players influencing the development and progress of sport (business);|
|3.||Critically review the interrelationship between sport and culture in the industry and provide well-argued opinions about planned and unplanned cultural change;|
|4.||Critique the links between political agendas and sport business; and|
|Case Study||Case Study 1||20%|
|Case Study||Case Study 2||20%|
|Report||Article on current sport business topic||30%|
|Presentation||Presentation on a current sport business opportunity.||30%|
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