Olympic Games and Mega Events


Course Description

  • Course Name

    Olympic Games and Mega Events

  • Host University


  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Economics, Hospitality and Tourism Management, International Business, Management Science, Media Studies, Sociology, Sport and Leisure Sciences, Sports Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The Olympic Games is a significant phenomenon in contemporary sport, tourism and culture with a growing research literature. This subject covers the cultural, sociological, economic and media impacts on the games, the philosophy of 'Olympism' and impacts of the Sydney 2000 event.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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.