Sports Agency & Representation
The American Business School Paris
Area of Study
Management, Sports Management
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
This course will discuss how to build an agency in sports, and manage or represent clients. It will analyze
representations agreements, and also look at professional sports as well as for youth. Representing
athletes also involves reputation management and protection of various assets. The course will focus on
the life cycle of sports and careers, and take a look at case studies to better understand concepts and
Students will examine the process and details involved in building and managing a sports agency, including
representation of various types of clients and what is required to follow them through their career.
EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course students should be able to:
– Understand the key aspects of creating and running a sports agency.
– Develop an appreciation for how to manage different clients, and skills required to do so.
– How to successfully manage an athlete’s reputation and follow them through their career.
– Describe how the most influential agents in Europe have become successful.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.