RECN 393

Practicum: Practical Experience in Sport and Recreation Management

Course overview

You’ll get practical involvement in various areas of the sport and recreation industry.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):


  • Professional Studies in Sport and Recreation, RECN-111


  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 60 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course

Available semesters Semester 2 2023
Credits 15
Domestic fees $773.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Identify the professional skills, attitudes and behaviours associated with effective organisations, managers and staff in the sport and recreation sectors.
  2. Apply theoretical knowledge to analyse a variety of experiences within practical work placement(s).
  3. Critically reflect upon workplace issues.
  4. Select and apply appropriate management, planning, communication, educational or research skills and techniques specific to sport and recreation needs and settings.
  5. Apply interpersonal and time management skills.

Course examiners

Catherine Elliot

Dr Catherine Elliot

Senior Lecturer

Department of Tourism, Sport and Society