MSc Workplace Diversity in Sport (West Ham United Foundation)

A hand and a note book

Quick info & apply now

Fees and Funding

Here's the fees and funding information for each year of this course

Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
    Close

    Introduction to Sport Analytics

    This module will explain how data and analytics are used within the sports industry, including their use in informing decision making for sports organisations. The aim of the module is to prepare graduates for the changing face of modern sport.

    Close

    Diversifying High Performance Sport Teams

    This module introduces students to the environment of high-performing teams, focusing on key concepts and practical tools required to create successful groups. Students will apply the theory to their own environment to reflect on their current practice.

    Close

    Sport Psychology for Diversity and Inclusion

    Understanding the importance of how individuals and group behaviour impact diversity and inclusion. This module will use sport psychology principles to build students' knowledge of how to foster inclusivity, promote success, enhance belonging and promote equitable culture and practice.

  • Core Modules
    Close

    Mental Wealth: The Sport Business Professional

    This module, as a ‘mental wealth’ initiative aims to develop a full range of skills, competences and experiences required for successful performance and practice in a range of potential careers in sport. Your personal and professional development will be fuelled by advancing your analytical, emotional, cultural, cognitive and social intelligences through taught and workshop activity. The module will fuel your potential by introducing you to a wide range of approaches (including reflective skills, self-care and empathetic alertness) and equip you with the confidence, competencies and courage to lead sport businesses.

    Close

    Sport Management Consultancy Project

    This module will advance your research practice skills for sports management consultancy work, and prepare you to effectively replicate the role of the management consultant in the professional workplace, or for higher study. As part of this module you will have an opportunity for sustained applied research and practice in a form of consultancy project, and direct your efforts towards solving a topical issue of concern for sport management practitioners. This project will showcase your intellectual articulation in undertaking a major piece of consultancy research in an assertive, confident and proficient manner.  Together with other modules in the programme portfolio, this module will give you extensive real-world exposure to actual sport business issues that require expert intervention from you in the role of a consultant. As result, you will be able to evidence management and leadership of a live applied project and showing potential to change and influence sport business operations.

    Close

    Inclusive Change Management

    This module prepares students to understand how to initiate change within their organisation whilst broadening the transition process through reaching out to the diverse makeup of the company to inform decision making.

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Docklands Campus

Docklands Campus, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER