Delivered by the University of Canberra, The Australian Sporting Industry is a three-week course offering a unique opportunity to explore the Australian sporting industry from both a professional and recreational perspective. The program, taught by staff from the University of Canberra’s National Institute of Sports Studies (NISS@UC), combines different aspects of the sporting industry through an interactive learning experience. This includes technical components of training and coaching and how the Australian media influence the sporting culture. This course focuses on providing you with the opportunity to observe and participate in activities that combine both theoretical and practical knowledge of Australian sport.
During this summer abroad course students will be introduced to the Australian sports system, which will encompass a variety of subject areas and be of interest to a variety of students involved in sports, marketing, management, fitness and kinesiology. Students will gain coaching advice, increase their marketing skills by marketing sports the Australian way, along with gaining an insight on nutrition, sports research, psychology, and human movement and fitness.
The Australian Sporting Industry is available as a summer study abroad in Australia program during the North American summer.
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