Organisation and Administration of Sport
Course code
TSK6005.LT
old course code
TSK6005
Course title in Estonian
Spordiorganisatsioon ja -korraldus
Course title in English
Organisation and Administration of Sport
ECTS credits
3.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
24
Teaching semester
spring
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2018/2019  Spring semester
Joe Noormets (eesti keel)
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
To get an overview of sport organisations and their management system and to get readiness for analysis of different forms of sports organisational activity/work.
Brief description of the course
The course consists of five modules: organisational structure and regulation of sport; value structures and ethics in sport; administering in sport organisations, management resources and projects in sport organisations. Independent work includes reading course material, writing sport organisation analysis and project, web-based participation in forums and group work.
Independent work
Independent work includes reading course material, writing sport organisation analysis and project, web-based participation in forums and group work.
Learning outcomes in the course
Students will acquire:
- Knowledge of regulative mechanism in sport and of how sport activities are organised.
- Ability to understand the challenges associated with administration and leadership in sport.
- Ability to understand value structures and ethics in sport
- Ability to analyse organisational and management activities in sports organisations and write projects.
Assessment methods
Examination


Teacher
lektor Joe Noormets
Study literature
Eesti Spordiseadus, Mittetulundusühingute seadus, Euroopa Spordi Harta, Eesti Spordi Harta, Olümpiaharta, Euroopa Spordieetika Koodeks
Replacement literature
Jackson, R. 1999. Sport administration manual. Lausanne: IOC.
Acosta, R.H. 2002. Managing sport organisations. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.
Bucher, C.A., Krotee, M.L. 1993. Management of Physical Education and Sport. St. Louis: Mosby.
Parkhouse, B.L. 2005. The management of sport: Its foundation and application. Boston: McGraw-Hill.
Parks, J.B., Zanger, B.K., Quarterman, J. 1998. Contemporary sport management. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.
Watt, D.C. 2003. Sports management and administration. London and New York: Routledge.
Loland, S. 2002. Fair Play in Sport: a moral norm system. London and New York: Routledge.
Morgan, W.J. et al. 2001. Ethics in Sport. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.