SSEH5677 Sport and Recreation Marketing
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- This unit covers the introduction to sport and exercise marketing, sport and exercise consumers (motives, consumer decision-making process), sport/exercise marketing mix (product, people process, physical evidence, place, pricing, promotion) and customer satisfaction.
- Students are able to (1) appreciate the nature and importance of marketing in sport and recreation businesses; (2) understand key motives for the consumption of sport and exercise and the consumer decision-making process; (3) highlight the elements of the services marketing mix; (4) appreciate unique aspects of sport and exercise and the impact of these unique features on the design of the marketing mix; (5) describe key models of consumer satisfaction; and (6) understand popular frameworks on persuasion and communication.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) examinations; (2) essay; and (3) participation in guest lectures. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Dr James Dimmock
- Unit rules
- enrolment in the Master of Exercise Science (52510);
the Master of Health Science (71540);
Graduate Diploma in Sport and Recreation Management (51390)
- Contact hours
- lectures/seminars: 3 hours per week
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1 [SEM-1]
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
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