Sports, Culture & Event Management PT
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Place & Mobile Events (E)

level of course unit

first cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students are familiar with mega events within sports and culture, and their economic, socio-cultural, infrastructural, political and psychological effects. They understand both the positive and negative effects of place and mobile events for an area.

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

Overview of the major events in sports, culture and economy.
Characteristics of event management, focusing on the planning, preparation and implementation phases.
Economic, socio-cultural, infrastructural, political and psychological effects.
Infrastructural impact.

recommended or required reading

Beech, Kaiser, & Kaspar (2014): The Business of Events Management, Harlow, United Kingdom. Pearson Education Limited

assessment methods and criteria

term paper

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

integrated course, case studies, discussion, group work

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Mag. (FH) Martin Poley

year of study

third year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

in-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable