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Bachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management) - University of South Australia

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Full-time 12 months
Qualifications Framework Level:5
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Commencement : SEP 2023

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Programme Features

The Bachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management) starts with core courses in business. These will give you a solid grasp of business fundamentals such as economics and accounting, business operations, and intelligence. You can gain valuable insight and career skills while you study the fundamentals of Sport and Recreation Management, with internships in industry and electives. Electives to choose from include Sport and Event Management and Recreation and Wellness Management.

Bachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management)




The University of South Australia is a globally connected and engaged university with industry-informed teaching and research that is inventive and adventurous.


Ranked in the world's top 50 under 50^ and with 100% of assessed research rated at or above world-class*, the University is young, innovative and offers students the chance to gain real-world experience.


Focused on life beyond the classroom, the University of South Australia offers a practical approach to teaching and learning. Degrees are designed in partnership with industry, giving students opportunities to gain the latest insights and trends and ensuring they graduate career ready. 


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- Ranked #29, 2021 QS Top 50 Universities Aged Under 50 and

Ranked #46, 2022 THE Young University Rankings

*2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), 4-digit Fields of Research


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UniSA Business develops career-ready graduates, and positively affects communities and environments locally, nationally, and globally. It is the only business school in South Australia accredited by both AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and EFMD (EQUIS).


As a student you will have the opportunity to work on industry projects, receive business mentoring and undertake internships as part of your studies.


Study Areas

  • Accounting
  • Finance, Economics and Property
  • Law
  • Management and Human Resource Management
  • Marketing
  • Tourism, Sports and Events

This degree is offered full-time on a trimester basis on HKBU campuses. Depending upon the advanced standing (credits) awarded, students may complete the program in one year. Face-to-face lectures and online support would be provided to students. Each course is normally taught through 39 contact hours.

Bachelor of Business (Sport and Recreation Management) by the University of South Australia


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The programme is accredited by HKCAAVQ as equivalent to HKQF Level 5, bachelor’s degrees offered by Hong Kong universities. With the programme’s accreditation status, students are eligible for below benefits:

  • Students can apply for Hong Kong Government’s Grants and Loans. For eligibility details, please refer to Student Finance Office Website.
  • Students can apply for Government scholarships.
  • The degree qualifications are recognized by the Hong Kong Government for employment within the Civil Service.

Depending upon the amount of advanced standing awarded, most students are required to complete all of the following courses in their study:

  1. Business Development in Sport Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course
  2. Entrepreneurship for Social and Market Impact
  3. Fundamentals of Sport and Recreation
  4. International Business Environments
  5. Leadership in Recreation and Sport Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course
  6. Leisure Concepts
  7. Project Management: Principles and Strategies
  8. Recreation and Sport Event Programming 
  9. Recreation Planning in the Urban Environment 
  10. Sport Governance
  11. Sport, Tourism and Event Practicum
  12. Strategic Management Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

For an outline of each course, please go to the University of South Australia Website:

The medium of instruction is English.

  • A dedicated website for Hong Kong students
  • Access to Hong Kong Baptist University Main Library and SCE Resource Library
  • Access to UniSA on-line library database
  • Access to computer and sports facilities at the Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Academic counselling
  • Medical and dental benefits
Date: Saturday, 27 May 2023
Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Zoom Meeting ID: 932 8665 7684

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As the No.1 University in South Australia for graduate careers in Business and Management1, our quality teaching and experiences beyond the classroom will ensure you graduate career-ready.


Careers to consider:

  • Administrators in Government (i.e. Assistant Leisure Services Manager, LCSD): supervise venue staff in the daily management and operation of leisure facilities, run and evaluate recreation and sports programmes, monitor the performance of service contractors, prepare financial returns, liaise with clubs and associations and identify shortfalls and ascertaining district’s needs for leisure services provision, encourage residents to improve wellbeing and enhance quality of life.
  • Executives in fitness and leisure industries: organize sports programmes and physical activities, manage the business and operation, and resolve different issues by managing various resources.
  • Officers or inspectors in disciplinary forces: supervise and work with teams and individuals to improve their performance, provide training for the team members, and take part in administrative duties.
  • Coach: providing expert training for sporting teams and athletes; assisting with skills development and fitness; assessing the performance of athletes and helping strengthen areas of weakness; developing tactics and strategies

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Application Fee: HK$200
Tuition Fee:

HK$114,000 (by three instalments)

(subject to revision)

To accept the admission offer, applicants must pay a deposit of HK$5,000 and the first instalment of the tuition fee. The deposit and the tuition fee paid are non-refundable and non-transferable.

International Merit Scholarship

UniSA will offer up to 8 International Merit Scholarship to the highest achieving feeder students who are continuing their studies in a UniSA top-up degree program at HKBU.

Scholarship recipients will receive HK$10,000 as a reduction in their student contributions (tuition fees) in the following trimester.


Self-financing Post-secondary Scholarship Scheme (SPSS)

Introduced by Education Bureau (EDB) for students pursuing full-time locally accredited self-financing sub-degree and degree programmes with outstanding academic and non-academic achievements.


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Students may apply for the following financial assistance:

  1. Non-means-tested Loan
  2. Hong Kong Government’s Grants and Loans 
  3. Continuing Education Fund
  4. Government Scholarship

Applicants for the University of South Australia Bachelor’s programmes should possess:

  • A recognised higher diploma/advanced diploma/associate degree in related discipline, and
  • English Language Proficiency which requires:
    an overall minimum IELTS score (or equivalent as approved by UniSA) of 6.0 with a minimum score of 6.0 in the reading and writing sub scores, achieved in the last 2 years; or previous successful tertiary study in the last 2 years where English was the language of instruction, and in a location (such as Hong Kong) where English is an official or common language in accordance with UniSA requirements.


Admission Track Record



School of Continuing Education,

Hong Kong Baptist University (SCE)

  • Higher Diploma in Management (Justice Administration and Law Enforcement)
  • Higher Diploma in Management (Sport and Healthy Living)

College of International Education,

Hong Kong Baptist University (CIE)

  • Associate of Arts (Tourism and Hospitality Management)
  • Associate of Arts (Business Administration)
  • Associate of Arts (Business Economics)
  • Associate of Arts (Marketing)
  • Associate of Science (Professional Accounting)
  • Associate of Arts (Financial Management)
  • Associate Degree in Science (Sport and Recreation Studies)

School of Continuing and Professional Studies,

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (SCS)

  • Higher Diploma in Recreation and Leisure Management

School of Professional and Continuing Education, The University of Hong Kong (SPACE)

  • Higher Diploma in Sport and Recreation Management
  • Higher Diploma in Sport Coaching and Sport Performance
  • Higher Diploma in eSports

Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE)

  • Higher Diploma in Sports Administration
  • Higher Diploma in Sports Coaching

UOW College Hong Kong (formerly Community College of City University of Hong Kong)

  • Associate of Social Science in Leisure and Tourism Management


Admission is not limited to graduates from the above programmes. Applicants from other programmes will be assessed individually.

Application forms are obtainable from SCE offices during the application period or by downloading from the programme webpage.


Click here to download Application Form (with notes to applicants)

The full degree consists of 24 courses. Advanced standing up to a maximum of 12 courses will be assessed by the Programme Director.

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It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which these courses may lead.
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The above information is for reference only. The School reserves the right to make alterations or to cancel any class/programme without prior notice.

Programmes offered by the School of Continuing Education (leading to HKBU awards or SCE awards, or collaborative programmes) are conducted at various teaching venues, including Kowloon Tong and Shek Mun (Shatin) Campuses and Learning Centres in Tsimshatsui, Kowloon East, and Wan Chai. These venues are well-equipped to support students’ studies. While most of the classes are held at either the Kowloon Tong Campus or the Shek Mun Campus, depending on the School’s development, students may be assigned to take classes at other venues during their study period.