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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Options: Hotel Areas of Study: Leadership Studies
Class Status: 5-Grad Student Program Type: Field Study, Study Abroad
Program: Faculty Led
Program Description:
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Immersion in Sport Practicum | GSLD 7300
England, Wales, Scotland

Domestic or international onsite observations of leadership styles and practices of successful sport executives, programs, facilities, and events that contribute to the development of a global sport leader.  Requires approximately ten days of travel.

Where You'll Be
As part of this experience, students will arrive in London and progress to Cardiff, Edinburgh, Stirling and Glasgow where they will interact with sport professionals to expand on the cultural engagement of the people of the United Kingdom.   

What You'll Do
As part of the Immersion in Sport Practicum Course, students will be exposed to international sporting events such as soccer, rugby and tennis as well as non traditional sporting events as the Highland Games.  Administrative lectures on security, crowd control, team management and promotions are provided from leaders in the sport field throughout the trip.  

How It Works
– Cost
Students pay for their usual 3 credit hour tuition to ETSU. Included in the cost are all lectures, event tickets, hotels and specified meals. Excluded are the costs of airfare and miscellaneous expenses.
– Travel/Lodging
Students are responsible for getting to and from the host country on their own. Within the host country, all travel, hotels and specified meals are included. Students will be responsible for some meals.

Additional Information
Brian Johnston, Ph.D. | 423-439-4007
Global Sport Leadership

To apply for this course, students must be accepted and enrolled in the Global Sport Leadership Program.

This course is made possible through a partnership with LanCon.

For more information, please contact Dr. Johnston.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 04/30/2020 ** Rolling Admission 05/18/2019 05/26/2020
Summer 2021 02/15/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.