SPO30001 Governance and Sports Law

Unit code: SPO30001

Duration: 1 Teaching Period

Contact hours: Recommended 8 hours of study per week

About this unit

This unit examines the legal structures in place for the regulation of sporting organisations and the associated legal and governance duties associated with sports management, particularly in Australia.


This unit examines principles of law and governance, including tort and criminal liability, taxation, contract, intellectual property and industrial relations relevant to sports management, and the role they play in the world of Australian sport.

This unit is found inĀ Bachelor of Business With a Major in Sports Management.