About this course
The overall aim of the programme is to provide students with an academic and vocational grounding in football so as to develop them into competent football professionals. Emphasis is placed on the development of strong technical skills combined with management capabilities.
The course is made up of comprehensive modules which include subjects that provide a solid understanding of the complexities and fundamentals of football management. Students are exposed to a multidisciplinary program involving the study of football science, management and social studies. Areas of study include sport development, applied anatomy and physiology, sport and event management, development of football coaching skills, the football business, facilities management, fund raising and sponsorship, and various business management skills.
It is a very comprehensive programme that ensures all round competencies as well as specialized skills in football management to prepare students for the challenging career in footbal management.
- 3 Credits at SPM or,
- Successful completion of high school or O-levels/equivalent or,
- 2 Principal passes at STPM or,
- 3Bs in Senior Middles 3 (UEC) or,
- A-levels or equivalent
Graduates have numerous career opportunities which would include entry level and mid-management positions in amatuer and professional football organizations. Career opportunities also exist in the football business as well as football/sports equipment industry which is growing immensely worldwide. Sports entrepreneurs in various sports related business have become increasingly lucrative.
- Football Management
- Football Club and League Management
- Sports Facility Development
- Sports Journalism or Broadcasting
- Sports and Fitness Consulting
- Sports Counselling
- Sports Entrepreneur
- Sports Agent