Preston Robert Tisch Institute for Global Sport

Sport Tourism & Mega Events

An examination of the development of sports tourism, including the challenges of developing and operating sports events and venues for mega events. Topics to be covered include: the historical development of events and venues; the nature of special mega events; the infrastructures of tourism events; the financial, facility, environmental, and planning aspects of large scale events; volunteer management; and the economic and socio-cultural impacts of sport tourism.
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Associated Degrees