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Sport & Recreation Management
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E-Business Certificate in Tourism, Hospitality, Sport and Recreation
Certificate of Specialization, Geography of Tourism
Certificate in the Geography of Sport, Recreation, & Tourism Planning
Tourism & Hospitality Management
Minor, Business
E-Business Certificate
in Tourism, Hospitality, Sport and Recreation
Certificate of Specialization, Geography of Tourism
Certificate in the Geography of Sport, Recreation, & Tourism Planning

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Sport and Recreation Management

Ira G. Shapiro, Department Chair
215-204-6295

Jeffrey W. Montague, Undergraduate Contact
Assistant Dean
1700 N. Broad St.
Suite 412 (062-62)
215-204-8701
jeffrey.montague@temple.edu

 

School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Foundation Requirements

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
THM 0100 Career Orientation in Sport, Recreation, Tourism, & Hospitality  3  
THM 0200 Program & Special Event Planning 3  
THM 0230 Leisure & Tourism for a Diverse Society 3  
THM 0253 Computer Applications 3  
THM 0280 Internship I (Junior Internship 150 hours)
(Prerequisite: Completion of all 0100-0200 level courses)
3  
THM W312 Research Methodology
(Prerequisite: Stat 0021 or approval from the STHM advisor)
3 WI
THM 0370 Senior Seminar
(Prerequisite: Public Speaking 0065 and senior standing - see advisor)
3  
THM 0380 Internship II  (Senior Internship 600 hours)
(Prerequisite: Completion of all 0300 level courses)
12  
THM 0381 Senior Project
(Prerequisite: Completion of all 0300 level courses)
3  
Total      36  

Major Requirements

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
THM 0101 Introduction to Sport & Recreation 3  
THM 0350 Management in Sport & Recreation 3  
THM 0352 Legal Issues in Sport & Recreation 3  
THM 0353 Financial Management in Sport & Recreation
(Prerequisite: Econ C050, C051, or C052)
3  
THM 0355 Facility Management in Sport & Recreation 3  
THM 0359 Marketing in Sport & Recreation
(Prerequisite: Econ C050, C051, or C052)
3  
Total      18  

Major Electives

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Select two:     6  
THM 0331 eCommerce Business Models & Strategy 3  
THM 0354 Fundraising in Sport & Recreation 3  
THM 0360 Professional & Collegiate Sports: Current Issues 3  
THM 0361 Administration of College Athletics 3  
THM 0365 Meeting, Conference, & Event Management 3  
THM 0367 Entrepreneurship in Sport, Recreation, Tourism, & Hospitality  3  
THM 0369 Sport, Recreation, & Travel for Senior Populations  3  

Requirements External to the Department

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
STOC 0065 Public Speaking 3  
Select one of the following courses: 3  
Economics

Economics

Economics
C050

C051

C052
Introduction to the Economy
     or
Macroeconomics Principles
     or
Microeconomics Principles
  IN

IN

IN
Select one of the following courses: 3  
Statistics

Statistics

Statistics
C011

C012

C021
Basic Quantitative Foundations for Business & Economics I
     or
Basic Quantitative Foundations for Business & Economics II
     or
Statistical Methods and Concepts
(statistics course required of all transfer students)
  QA

QB

QB
First Aid Certification      0  
CPR Certification   Community level or better 0  
Industry Related Experience   Minimum 250 hours of participation required prior to THM 0370 (Senior Seminar) 0  
Total    6 credits if Statistics has been taken, 9 credits
if not taken at Transfer Institution
6 or 9  

Related Electives

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Select four from the following approved list:  12  
Accounting 0001 Principles of Accounting I   3  
Accounting 0002 Principles of Accounting II 
(Prerequisite: Act 0001)
3  
American Studies 0103 American Places: Home, City, & Region   3  
American Studies 0104 The Arts in America  3  
Economics C051 Macroeconomic Principles  3 IN
Economics C052 Microeconomic Principles  3 IN
Economics 0265 The Economics of Sport
(Prerequisite: Econ C051 and C052, or C050)
3  
English W104 Writing for Business and Industry 3 WI
GUS C050 Environment & Society  3 IN
GUS R055 Urban Society: Race, Class, & Community 3 IN/RS
GUS 0262 Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems  3  
HRM 0083 Organization & Management  (Prerequisite: Engl C050) 3  
HRM 0200 Introduction to Human Resource Management 
(Prerequisite: HRM 0083)
3  
STOC 0221 Introduction to Public Relations
(Prerequisite: Journ C055, 0150, and 0051, or permission of instructor)
3  
Advertising 0055 Introduction to Advertising 
(Prerequisite: Journ C055, 0150, 0051, or permission of instructor)
3  
Journalism 0280 Sports Writing 
(Prerequisite: Journ C055, 0150, and 0051, or permission of instructor)
2  
Law & Business C001 Law & Society 3 IN
Law & Business R050 Racial Discrimination Under the Law 3 AC/RS
Marketing 0081 Introduction to Marketing (Prerequisite: Econ C051 or C052) 3  
Marketing 0245 Strategic Application of Technology in Marketing
(Prerequisite: Marketing 0081)
3  
Marketing 0250 International Marketing
(Prerequisite: Marketing 0081)
3  
Political Science 0135 Urban Politics & Problems  3 WR
Political Science 0145 American State & Local Politics   3  
Risk Management
& Insurance
0001 Introduction to Risk Management
(Prerequisite: Completion of either Econ C051
or C052, and sophomore standing) 
3  
See additional Related Electives under the Tourism & Hospitality Management Curriculum.
Open Electives     7-14  
     
Total number of semester hours needed to graduate: 128  

Business Minor

Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
Accounting 0001 Principles of Accounting I 3  
Accounting 0002 Principles of Accounting II (Prerequisite: Act 0001) 3  
Economics C051 Macroeconomic Principles 3 IN
Economics C052 Microeconomic Principles 3 IN
HRM 0083 Organization & Management (Prerequisite: Engl C050) 3  
Marketing 0081 Introduction to Marketing
(Prerequisite: Econ C051 or C052 is a co-requisite or prerequisite)
3  
Risk Management & Insurance 0001 Introduction to Risk Management (Prerequisite: Completion of either Econ C051 or C052, and sophomore standing) 3  
Statistics C021 Statistical Methods & Concepts (Prerequisite: C- or higher in Stat C011 or H091, or in Math C055, C075, or C085) 3 QB
Total      24  

e-Business Certificate in Tourism, Hospitality, Sport and Recreation

Requirements        
Department Course # Course Name Hours RCI
THM 0253 Computer Applications
(Prerequisite: CIS C055 or demonstration of computer competency)
3  
THM 0331 e-Business Models & Strategy
(Prerequisite: THM 0253, THM 0332)
3  
THM 0332 Management Information Technology Systems in the Industry
(Prerequisite: THM 0253)
3  
THM 0333 Case Studies in e-Commerce
(Prerequisite: THM 0253, THM 0331, and THM 0332)
3  
Total     12  

 

Certificate of specialization, Geography of Tourism

See Advisor

Certificate in The Geography of Sport, Recreation, and Tourism Planning


See Advisor

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