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Sport Management (Diploma)

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Total Credits: 60+
Credential: Diploma in Sport Management
Program Code: SPMA.DIP
CIP: 31.0501


The Sport Management Diploma is an applied, two-year program designed to provide learners with a solid foundation in sport management, along with the knowledge skills and attitudes necessary to succeed in entry level sport management careers. Sport and business management theory and skills, combined with applied learning experiences prepare graduates to practice ethically, responsibly and professionally in the sport management industry. 

Career/Academic Advancement Opportunities

Career options include facility, resource and event management activities.   

Graduates of the Diploma can continue in year 3 of the Bachelor of Sport Management program at Camosun College.


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Learning Outcomes

At the completion of the program students will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of sport theory, concepts and principles to a range of sport management contexts.
  • Use general management skills including human resource management, accounting, record-keeping and planning to support organizational effectiveness.
  • Demonstrate and model social responsibility as a sport management professional.
  • Contribute to the effective organization and management of projects, programs and events.
  • Apply knowledge and skills in the effective management of resources & facilities.
  • Make informed decisions that reflect business and sport principles, concepts and theories and which support organizational goals and plans.
  • Communicate effectively and contribute positively to the team and the organization.
  • Demonstrate ethical, responsible and accountable behavior as a sport management professional.


Year One


* Student may use ENGL 161  or ENGL 163  or ENGL 164 , in lieu of ENGL 151  toward program completion.

Year Two

Optional Program Credential Designation

Additional Information

Program Participation Requirements

  • Some courses in this program will require math as a pre-requisite (e.g. “C” in Pre-calculus 11, or Foundations of Math 11, MATH 077  or MATH 073 ; or “C+” in MATH 075  or MATH 072 ). Students may enter this program without Math, but must complete one of the Math courses listed above or successfully complete Camosun’s Math assessment in or before their first semester of study.
  • ENGL 151  will require English 12 with a C+ or higher as a pre-requisite (e.g. C+ in English 12, C+ in English First Peoples 12, C in Camosun Alternative ). Students may enter this program with a C in English 12, but must complete one of the English courses listed above or successfully complete Camosun’s English assessment to meet the prerequisite for ENGL 151 .
  • Criminal Record Check required.

Program Completion Requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 (C+) is required to graduate from the program.

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