Master’s Degree in Sports Management and Technology

Master’s Degree in Sports Management and Technology

 The programme aims to ensure greater success for Spanish sports and at the same time combine science and management skills to drive a structural and strategic change in public and private sporting bodies in our country.

  • An international programme taught exclusively in English.
  • 100 hours of on-the-job training in sports sector companies and organisations.
  • Revenues stemming from sports apps have multiplied three-fold since 2013.
  • We train professionals able to work as leading specialists in sporting technology in multidisciplinary teams within the international sports industry and in sports organisations.
  • Two specialisations: Sport Management and Sport Technologist.
  • Faculty made up of active industry professionals such as:
    • Mr. Mounir Zok. Senior Sports Technologist of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), USA
    • Mrs. Marisol Casado. President of the International Triathlon Federation, Spain
    • Mr. Oleg Matytsin. President of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), Russia
  • Class timetable designed to be compatible with professional working hours.

  • DEGREE: UCJC Master’s
  • DURATION: 1 academic year (60 ECTS)
  • METHODOLOGY: in-person
  • LANGUAGE: English
  • TIMETABLE:
    • Fridays from 4 pm to 8 pm
    • Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm
  • START DATE – END DATE: October 2017-July 2018

Depending on the focus of the programme, students will be able to opt for specialisation in:

  • Sport Management: leadership and management positions in research and development departments or in product development and management.
  • Sport Technologist: high performance sports managers specialising in innovative methods for designing products and services applied to sports.

  • On-the-job training consists of 100 hours at the centre and are part of the final Master’s Dissertation, requiring students to put together a Management Project.
  • External on-the-job training takes place at accredited centres that have work experience agreements with the University.

The faculty is made up of sports federation management teams, and executives from physical activity companies and public and private organisations.

  • Mr. Mounir Zok. Senior Sports Technologist of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), USA
  • Mrs. Marisol Casado. President of the International Triathlon Federation, Spain
  • Mr. Oleg Matytsin. President of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), Russia
  • Mrs. Iris Córdoba Mondéjar. General Manager of the Global Sports Innovation Center (GSIC), Argentina
  • Mr. Leonz Eder. Director of the Sports Department of the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Mr. Pedro Dias. FUTSAL Technical Manager of the Portuguese Football Federation, Portugal
  • Mr. May Peus. President of the Spanish Winter Sports Federation (RFEDI), Spain
  • Mr. Toni Girona. Head Coach of Eljaish Handball Club Qatar, Spain

SUBJECTS

ECTS

SEM

MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS IN SPORTS BUSINESS    
Sports Management: events, programs, projects and sport facilities

4

1st

Design and Management of Business Models

3

1st

Management of Human Resource

4

1st

NEW TECHNOLOGIES TO THE INDUSTRY OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AND SPORT    
Structural Kinesiology

4

1st

Sports Technology and Materials

3

1st

Product Design (Ergonomics)

4

1st

MARKETING AND COMUNICATION    
Research and technical market analysis

4

1st

Growth Hacking and new marketing techniques

3

1st

Products and services in sport industry: Branding, licensing and merchandising

4

1st

RESEARCH METHODS: NEW TRENDS IN APPLIED RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY    
Data Analysis, Science and Technology

4

2nd

Applied Sports Science

3

2nd

Models and Measurement Techniques

4

2nd

ELECTIVES (2 TO CHOOSE)    

Finance Management

4

2nd

Management Skills

4

2nd

Methods of Analysis in Sports Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology

4

2nd

Technology and athletic performance

4

2nd

PRACTICUM

   

Practicum

4

2nd

Master`s Dissertation

12

2nd

TOTAL PRÁCTICUM

16

Raquel Gallardo Pérez
Email: rgallardo@ucjc.edu
Móvil. 689 87 62 90