Not currently available in 2021
Investigates relationships between tourism, sport, culture and other special events. Students critique event impacts, trends, and the role of entrepreneurialism to inform event practices.
Topic 1: Defining differences in sport, culture and special events
Topic 2: Examining the economic impact of events
Topic 3: Assessing the social and environmental impacts of events
Topic 4: Trends in participation and serious leisure
Topic 5: Secrets to entrepreneurial sport event designs
Topic 6: Secrets to entrepreneurial cultural event designs
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||discuss differentiating characteristics of sport, cultural and special events||Intellectual rigour|
|2||critically analyse the impacts events have on all stakeholder groups||Cultural competence|
|3||synthesise trends to design entrepreneurial events.||Creativity|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- discuss differentiating characteristics of sport, cultural and special events
- GA1: Intellectual rigour
- critically analyse the impacts events have on all stakeholder groups
- GA7: Cultural competence
- synthesise trends to design entrepreneurial events.
- GA2: Creativity
Teaching and assessment
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