Course Information
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sport Science (Serres)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
Course ID260000149

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physical Education and Sports Science in Serres (2014)

Registered students: 117
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory CourseWinter/Spring-6

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
By the end of the class, students will be able to: To recognise sport and recreation management as a distinct profession and carreer, as well, as the necessary skills and abilities of the sport manager Understand the complexity of the sport and recreation market. To recognise the necessary managerial skills To learm basic sport management functions and practices. To recognise basic sport marketing theories and practices.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
The aim of the course is to introduce students to basic sport management theory and practice. Definition and theoretical background of sport and recreation will be presented. An emphasis to the Greek and international sport and recreation market will be given. Basic management functions and managerial skills will be also taught. Specifically, lectures will include: Introduciton to Sport Mangement, Defining the fiend of sport management, structrure of the Greek sport market, human behavior in sports, sport management functions, the sport market and its producst and services, sport marketing
Administration, Management, Marketing, Manager, Leading, Organizations, Leisure
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Projectors Social media internet (blog, email, blackboard)
Course Organization
Laboratory Work301.2
Student Assessment
The final grade in this course is based on the grades achieved in the final examination (70%) along with a midterm (20%) amd a quiz (10%). The last two are electronic tests held in the Department's computer lab.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Αλεξανδρής Κ. (2006). Αρχές Μάνατζμεντ και Μάρκετινγκ. Θεσσαλονίκη: Εκδόσεις Χριστοδουλίδη. Παπαδημητρίου, Δ. (2005). Διοίκηση Αθλητικών Οργανισμών και Επιχειρήσεων. Αθήνα: Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος
Additional bibliography for study
Οι διαλέξεις του μαθήματος στο eclass Άρθρα στη βιβλιοθήκη του Τμήματος Γαργαλιάνος, Δ., & Ασημακόπουλος, Μ. (2006). Δομή και Οργάνωση του Ελληνικού Αθλητισμού, Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα Γαργαλιάνος, Δ., & Αυθίνος, Ι. (2001). Αθλητικό Μάνατζμεντ – Διεπιστημονική Προσέγγιση, Εκδόσεις University Studio Press, Θεσσαλονίκη Κολύμπαλης, Χ., & Παλάσκας, Θ. (2003). Οι Οικονομικές Επιπτώσεις του Αθλητισμού στην Ελλάδα, Εκδόσεις Σιδέρης, Αθήνα Παπαδημητρίου, Δ. (2005). Διοίκηση Αθλητικών Οργανισμών και Επιχειρήσεων, Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα Bennet, R. (2001). Εισαγωγή στη Διοίκηση Επιχειρήσεων (Μάνατζμεντ), Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα Chelladurai, P. (2006). Human Resource Management in Sport and Recreations, Human Kinetics, Champaign, IL Drucker, F. (2001). Το Μάνατζμεντ στην Πράξη, Εκδόσεις Κλειδάριθμος, Αθήνα Mull, F., Bayless, K., Ross, C., & Jamieson, L. (1997). Recreational Sport Management, Human Kinetics, Champaign, IL Slack, T., & Parent, M. (2006). Understanding Sport Organizations, Human Kinetics, Champaign, IL Watt, D. (2004). Sports Management and Administration, Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, London and New York Online readings
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