Master in Sports Management and Legal Skills ISDE - FC Barcelona

    Campus

    Barcelona

    Start

    October

    Duration

    12 months

    Language

    English

    Format

    Full Time

ACADEMIC PROGRAM

1. BARÇA MODULE

  • Strategic planning
  • Innovation in Sports
  • Legal Department
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

2. ORGANIZATION AND INTERNATIONAL STRUCTURE OF THE SPORTS

  • International Federations
  • Olympic International Committee and Olympic International Academy
  • EU and - Sports organization. Specificity of sport
  • UEFA
  • US Sports – US College Sports
  • Model of Football Competitions (Champions League)

3. STATUS AND TRANSFERS OF PLAYERS

  • Football Players’ Contract models.
  • The Influence of FIFA regulations (Status and Transfer of Players).
  • Transfers and loans of players (national / international)
  • Training compensation / Solidarity mechanism.
  • Transfer of Minors.

4. REPRESENTATION AND INTERMEDIATION OF PLAYERS 

  • Football Player and Coach representation.
  • Club representation.
  • Representation of players on other sports
  • Representation in the US Sport market

5. LABOUR REGULATION IN SPORTS

  • Sport and work in the EU
           - Professional athletes / amateur athletes
          - Comparative analysis of state regulations
  • EU rules on recognition of professional qualifications in the field of sport
  • Alterations in the development of the employment relationship: national teams
  • The free movement of workers vs. restriction clauses
  • Employment Contracts on the US market

6. ORGANIZATION OF SPORTS EVENTS

  • Management of international events Exploitation of assets
  • Legal Aspects of the Organization of Major sports Events
  • FIFA bidding process
  • Moto GP Licensing and Sponsorship programs

7. GOVERNAMENCE AND LIABILITY IN SPORTS.

  • Liability in Sports
  • Governance in Sport 

8. MARKETING, TV AND COMMUNICATION IN SPORTS.

  • General concepts of marketing. Scope. Strategies. Markets
  • Sports marketing. Definition. The industry. The Athletes. Sports entities
  • Brands. Brand management. Image rights
  • Market research
  • Sponsorship
  • Merchandising. Kit suppliers
  • Media rights (TV, radio, internet)
  • Marketing plan. Marketing agencies
  • Communication in sport
  • TV production and management

9. SPORTS MANAGEMENT

  • Strategic planning. Organization and management
  • Strategic Management. Data Analysis
  • Human resources and Risk management
  • Leadership in sports
  • Change and transitional management in sports
  • Management of sports facilities
  • Motivation in the frame of the structural organization
  • Management of a Sports Association, the Catalan Tennis Federation
  • Management in football clubs
  • Event Operations Management 

10. INTEGRITY AND DOPING

  • Integrity.
  • Integrity and match fixing
  • Betting Doping.
  • Anti-Doping Rule Violations (ADRVs)
  • Proof of doping. Results Management

11. RESOLUTION MECHANISMS: ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION 

  • Introduction to mediation and arbitration in sports
  • Introduction to TAS-CAS: structure and function. Procedures
  • The practice of a lawyer before CAS/ Relevant case law 

12. SPORTS FINANCE

  • Comparative analysis & Tax Planning
  • Direct and undirect taxes & Tax benefits
  • Taxation of income from exploitation of image rights & Taxation of Sponsorhip
  • Finance Direction of Clubs

13. SPORT IP 

  • The importance of IP in the sports industry. EUIPO. IP in the US
  • Brands and distinctive signs
  • The new role of digital content on sponsorship and media rights
  • Ambush Marketing

14. GLOBAL EXPANSION OF SPORTS AND LEADERSHIP

  • Sports Leadership
  • Global expansion of sport
  • Sports Innovation
  • Women sports
  • Sports Organization
  • Practical Case
  • Moto GP
  • European Championships. 

15. esports

  • eSports: introduction to the industry
  • eSports: Formation, competition system and management of a professional league

ADMISSION PROCESS

Also available in online version

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