The European Model of Sport is a study abroad program that takes students on a seminar through Europe, giving them a firsthand experience in international sports.
The course is designed to introduce students to the European model of sport management, marketing and sports law and to provide students with an understanding of the changing context for sport in a global society. Participants will attend lectures from European sport executives, engage in student workshops, participate in organized class discussions and activities, tour sport facilities, and take tours of the cities by bike.
View the Ohio State SASSO coverage of the 2018 program.
Representatives of top international sports organizations will present a wide range of issues during the program. Topics will include the structure and characteristics of European sports, marketing and management in European sports, sports law, professional soccer, handball, etc.
This is an 11-day long program that is held during May.
The group will travel to Milan, Nice, and Barcelona.