Community Sports Management

Description
The community sports management concentration focuses on the role that amateur and recreational sports play in a community. Emphasis is on the role of sports across the life span provided through sports organizations and programs that also support community development.

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours, including 12 hours of upper division courses.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.

Core Courses

CSM 201 Introduction to Community Sports (3) Required (Offered fall only)

CSM 305 Survey of Sports Facility Design (3) Required (Offered spring only) (Prerequisites: CRD 210 (or NLM/PRM/TDM 210) with C or better; MAT 142 or higher; minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA; minimum 45 hours. CRD 210 has a prerequisite of NLM 160 or PRM 120)

CSM 407 Ethics and Legal Issues in Sports Required (Offered fall only) (Prerequisites: CSM 201)

PRM 315 Community Recreation Systems (3) (Offered fall only) (Prerequisites: PRM/REC 120 with C or better)

Electives
Other courses may be selected with approval from an advisor in the School of Community Resources and Development

Students must select six credits of electives from the following:

CSM 335 Sports and Recreation for Youth Development (Offered spring only) (Prerequisite: min 45 hours. Credit is allowed for only CSM 335 or PRM 335) (offered spring only)

CSM 483 Sports Tourism (3) (Offered spring only) (Prerequisite(s): minimum 45 hours; Credit is allowed for only CSM 483 or PRM 483 or TDM 483) (offered spring only)

CSM 485 Sports Events (3) (Offered spring only) (Prerequisite: minimum 45 hours. Credit is allowed for only CSM 485 or PRM 485) (offered spring only)

NLM 220 Introduction to Nonprofit Management (3)

NLM 310 Volunteer Management (3) (Prerequisite: min 45 hours. Credit is allowed for only NLM or PRM 310)

PRM 364 Foundations of Therapeutic Recreation, SB (3) (Prerequisites: Min 45 hours)

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2020-21

Campus

Campus

Downtown Phoenix

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cls.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
University Center, suite 300

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

Online
480-965-4464

 

DARs Code

DARs Code

PPCSMCONC

College/School

College/School

Watts College of Public Service & Community Solutions

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact