Qualification Overview

Qualification Title Master of Sport and Recreation Management
Qualification Type Masters Degree
Level 9
Credits 180
Subject Area
  • Society and Culture » Sport and Recreation » Sport and Recreation Activities
Strategic Purpose Statement
Graduates of this programme will have advanced understanding of the sport and recreation industry. Master of Sport and Recreation Management graduates will be able to create new knowledge, critically evaluate information and communicate effectively. They will have quantitative or qualitative analytic skills, or both, that will allow them to solve a range of both theoretical and practical problems. Graduates will also appreciate the benefit of committing to professional standards and be familiar with gender, ethnicity, equity and environmental issues.
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Entry Requirements
Entry is by completion of an undergraduate degree relevant to sport and recreation management with a B average at 300 level.
Education Organisation Lincoln University
Developed By Lincoln University
Quality Assured By Committee on University Academic Programmes
Number LI7530
Status Current
Created January 2015
Content
The MSRM is a 180 credit by coursework degree spread over three academic semesters of fulltime study. Students are required to take a capstone course in Sport and Recreation Management, and a Methods course, then must take three specialist sport and recreation courses, and two courses with a management or policy orientation. The capstone course and the methods courses are both at Level 9. The core courses are offered during semesters one and two, but there are also course options offered offer summer. Therefore students are able to start during any semester, and options are provided for students who wish to complete the MSRM in 12 months through utilising the summer semester, or through three academic semesters over 18 months.

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