SMT 4001: Sport Facilities

Description

Provides students with an understanding of the complexity involved in the planning and design of recreation and sport facilities. Sports facility management also includes staff management, facility marketing, revenue stream development, development of ancillary areas, and facility scheduling and operating.

Objectives

  1. Examine the basic principles related to sports facility management.
  2. Interpret industry standards for sports facilities.
  3. Discuss emergency management policies created to address public access risks.
  4. Analyze standards used to educate those involved with sports facilities.
  5. Examine design and construction regulations.
  6. Discuss the major trends impacting the management of sports facility equipment.
  7. Examine ways to create facilities that are compliant with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).
  8. Classify the different components used for the variety of sports facilities surfaces.

PreRequisites

None

Textbook(s)

Managing sport facilities (Rev: 3rd ed.)

Publisher: Human Kinetics (2015)
Author: Fried, G.
ISBN: 9781450468114
Price: $119.60

* Disclaimer: Textbooks listed are based on the last open revision of the course. Prior revisions and future revisions may use different textbooks. To verify textbook information, view the course syllabus or contact the CSU Bookstore at bookstore@columbiasouthern.edu