Syracuse University Open Learning provides educational experiences that transcend the traditional constraints of time, location, and cost. Our mission is to broaden access to rigorous and innovative education on campus and around the world.
The Subject is Sports
A 6 session, non-credit MOOC October 14-November 24
Explore the business of major sports that are played around the world—past, present, and future. This course is for you if you LOVE sports and are interested in:
The history and evolution of sports
The business aspects of sports
Marketing principles and practices
Growth areas for major sports
Ethical issues in sport
The future of sports
Enrollment is open! No limits. No prerequisites.
Rick Burton is the David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management at Syracuse University’s Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics. He specializes in sports marketing, sponsorship, the Olympic movement, professional sport league management, history of sports, and sports broadcasting.