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Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Development and Management (PGDipSpDM)


University of Otago School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences

Full time & Part time See Course PgDip, Other Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 1+ years

About the course

Sport is a rapidly expanding industry that intersects with education, culture, commerce, health and tourism. As an internationally recognised applied discipline, the Sport Development and Management Major is founded on the global growth in sport science degrees and sport management specialisations.

It has three orientations:

  1. It is concerned with the quality of organisations and the societal conditions that support sport participation.
  2. It revolves around the enhancement of individuals and the understanding of psychological variables that help development and performance.
  3. It attends to sport’s growing links with community objectives such as wellness, social integration and economic renewal.

Papers examine the spectrum of people, institutions and policies that influence the structure, management

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Entry Requirements

Every applicant shall have fulfilled one of the following conditions:

- have been admitted to the degree of Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sport Development and Management;
- have been admitted to the degree of Bachelor of Sciences majoring in Sport Development and Management;
- have been admitted with the status of one who is entitled to proceed to the diploma;
- have a qualification acceptable to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor and produce evidence satisfactory to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of ability to proceed to the diploma.

Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Sciences).


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