IDRSA2003 - Management in Physical Education and Sports


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home examination 100/100 3 days

Course content

Students will gain an understanding of management in school and sports. The students will gain insight into the characteristics of traditional and modern forms of management and organisation. Particular emphasis is placed on empowerment, culture and transformational management.

Emphasis is placed on understanding the advantages and disadvantages of different forms of management in light of the organisation's internal conditions and the organisation's external conditions. The students shall analyze experience-based knowledge in the light of scientifically based knowledge.

Learning outcome

Knowledge - the student shall:

  • through the presentation and review of key theories of central theories and approaches gain a basic understanding of management in physical eduation and sports.

Skills - the student shall demonstrate the ability to:

  • use central theories and approaches to analyze actual issues in the area of physical education and sports.

Learning methods and activities

Throughout the semester there are 2 hours of lectures and 2 hours of group discussion per week. Students will take part in organisational work. Learning through practical activities is emphasized.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises and seminars

Required previous knowledge

Admission to the bachelor's programme in Social Science and Sports Science or to one of the 5 year teacher programmes.

Course materials

Information will be given at the beginning of the course.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Sport Science
  • Physical Education
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Sociology and Political Science


Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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