Special Topics- Sport Analytics

The course provides an introduction to business analytics within the context of the sport industry. It first examines the range of cross-disciplinary concepts and techniques that form the foundation for the field of business analytics. It then applies these concepts and techniques to both the administrative side of the sport business - like pricing decisions, stadium management, etc. - and to the on-field side. With the latter, topics include player performance measurement, in-game decision making, and player selection/team building.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Sport Management
Number: 
SPORTMGT 697D
Semester: 
Spring 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Monday, February 5, 2018
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