Bachelor of Business (Sport Development and Management)

Bachelor of Business (Sport Development and Management)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: No deadline
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: A$80
Intakes: March, July
International tuition: A$31,400
Domestic tuition: A$10,958

Program overview

In first year you'll learn the fundamentals of business, economics and finance along with key principles of sport marketing and sport management. In second year you'll build an understanding of the relationship between sport and the media, as well as studying core subjects in sport and exercise psychology, sport development and sport policy. In your final year, you'll apply what you've learned in a 200-hour work placement, where you'll analyse current practices, apply sport development and management theory, and develop industry connections. Alongside your placement, you'll undertake workshops that develop your employability, as well as study core subjects in volunteer management and sport strategy and governance. You can further tailor your degree with a choice of electives in public health, management, economics, law, finance, marketing or physical and outdoor education. You'll also have the opportunity to take part in overseas business studies with our partner universities such as University of Stirling (Scotland), University of Bayreuth (Germany), University of Windsor (Canada) and University of Oregon (USA). Our unique industry Professors of Practice work within this course to improve course curriculum, student learning experience, and engage with industry and business.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Entry into a Bachelor Degree program at La Trobe University requires completion of Australian Year 12 (or international equivalent) with a certain grade, and meeting subject pre-requisites (if applicable). Please check your course for details. Subject prerequisites Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

Career opportunities

You'll graduate with a solid foundation for careers in federal, state and local government, community sport leagues and not-for-profit organisations. This course also prepares you for work in community and international development, and health promotion.

Campus location

Bendigo , Australia