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Summer Courses

Make the most of your summer by taking online classes with the University of South Carolina's College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management.

Study from wherever you are and around your schedule!

Graduate faster: Graduate on time by earning credits all year, not just in the fall and spring. 

Earn a minor: Summer classes allow you to efficiently add a minor and access courses that normally fill up quickly.

Knock out a challenging course: Summer courses help students successfully complete tougher classes by providing a focused, accelerated format. Some classes can be completed in just three weeks!

HRSM 2020 Summer Online Courses

Open to all UofSC students! Courses may be used for major, minor, cognate or elective credits. More information about HRSM’s summer courses can be found at the College of HRSM bulletin

Interested in registering for one of the courses below? Please visit HRSM Advisement and Student Services

For an explanation of session dates, please visit the University Registrar's summer schedule page.

 

CBN Course Credits Title Description Session Primary Instructor Keywords
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72698 HRSM 788 001 Business Analytics in Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management The course is structured to help students apply concepts of scientific inquiry in practical business problems in the field of hospitality/tourism, retail, and sport management. This course will provide the student with an understanding of the process and the tools to support business problem identification, research design, information/data collection, data analytics, result visualization, and managerial decision-making of business cases. Prerequisites: STAT 515. 3S2 Ballouli, Khalid W.  
70389 HRSM 795 001 Field Project in Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management Work experience and participation in management decision-making in a hospitality/tourism, retail, or sport/entertainment business environment. Positions assigned on an individual basis with emphasis on oral and written communication skills, planning, and problem solving. 3S0 Shapiro, Stephen L.  
70592 SPTE 110 J10 Sport and Entertainment in American Life The American sport and entertainment enterprise: background, influences, and trends; collegiate and professional sport organizations; ownership and unionization; media portrayals. 3S1 Yan, Cheng  
70593 SPTE 110 J11 Sport and Entertainment in American Life The American sport and entertainment enterprise: background, influences, and trends; collegiate and professional sport organizations; ownership and unionization; media portrayals. 3S2 Southall, Deborah J.  
71620 SPTE 201 J10 Introduction to Sport Management Introduction to sport management industry career fields. 3S1 Southall, Richard M.  
71621 SPTE 201 J11 Introduction to Sport Management Introduction to sport management industry career fields. 3S2 Gillentine, John A.  
70594 SPTE 202 J10 Introduction to Live Entertainment Management The study of underlying themes in entertainment management and its application to music, family shows, and other live entertainment business venues. 3S1 Graham, Paul T.  
70595 SPTE 202 J11 Introduction to Live Entertainment Management The study of underlying themes in entertainment management and its application to music, family shows, and other live entertainment business venues. 3S2 Dunn, Matthew  
71864 SPTE 203 J10 Introduction to Event and Venue Management An overview of the history, impact, types, and trends of events and venues, the principles of event planning, the role of venues, and career options in each field. 3S1 Swanson, Cheryl A.  
71865 SPTE 203 J11 Introduction to Event and Venue Management An overview of the history, impact, types, and trends of events and venues, the principles of event planning, the role of venues, and career options in each field. 3S2 Jeralds, Adonis S.  
70390 SPTE 240 001 Business Law Formation of contracts and their operation as they apply to business; promissory notes and checks; agency and employment. 3S1 Koesters, Todd C.  
70869 SPTE 274 J10 Computer Applications in Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management Administrative tasks for computer usage, including software and hardware selection, applications, and solutions. 3S1 Crews, Tena B.  
70870 SPTE 274 J11 Computer Applications in Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management Administrative tasks for computer usage, including software and hardware selection, applications, and solutions. 3S2 Sands, Yvette N.  
70391 SPTE 295 001 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
70392 SPTE 295 002 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
70393 SPTE 295 003 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
72224 SPTE 295 004 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
72229 SPTE 295 005 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
73219 SPTE 006 Practicum Supervised work experience in a sport or entertainment management area selected by the student with approval of advisor. Contract approved by advisor or department chair is required for undergraduate students. Prerequisites: SPTE 195, SPTE 201 and SPTE 274. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences. Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
73245 SPTE 310 001 Collegiate Athletics Students are provided with an overview of college athletics. Though the course will cover the NJCAA and NAIA, it will particularly focus upon the NCAA, and more specifically, upon the business of “Big-Time” intercollegiate athletics. 3S1 Southall, Richard M.  
70596 SPTE 320 J10 Sport and the Law "Laws and regulatory bodies affecting the management of sport personnel, facilities, and events. Prerequisites: SPTE 240 or equivalent. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research" 3S4 Grady, John M.  
71622 SPTE 380 J10 Sport and Entertainment Marketing Marketing theory and practice and how it relates and applies to sport and entertainment. Prerequisites: MKTG 350. 3S1 Shapiro, Stephen L.  
73244 SPTE 380 J11 Sport and Entertainment Marketing Marketing theory and practice and how it relates and applies to sport and entertainment. Prerequisites: MKTG 350. 3S2 Stoltzfus, Megan M.  
71623 SPTE 385 J10 Ethics in Sport and Entertainment Business The objective of this course is to familiarize students with the ethical issues that exist in the business of sport and entertainment. Students will learn theories of ethics and how they relate to issues faced by managers in the sport and entertainment industry. Ethical theories and philosophies – deontology, utilitarianism, and virtue - will be driving the discussions and understandings of ethical decision-making in this class. Carolina Core: VSR. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences 3S1 Yan, Cheng  
71624 SPTE 385 J11 Ethics in Sport and Entertainment Business The objective of this course is to familiarize students with the ethical issues that exist in the business of sport and entertainment. Students will learn theories of ethics and how they relate to issues faced by managers in the sport and entertainment industry. Ethical theories and philosophies – deontology, utilitarianism, and virtue - will be driving the discussions and understandings of ethical decision-making in this class. Carolina Core: VSR. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Leadership Experiences 3S2 Gillentine, John A.  
70394 SPTE 399 001 Independent Study Students will have an opportunity to explore a specific area of sport and entertainment management. Individual students will indentify an area of study related to sport and entertainment management and complete a research paper on this topic under the guidance of the instructor. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research 3S0    
70597 SPTE 410 J10 Sport and Entertainment in Popular Culture Investigation of sport and entertainment as critical facets of American society. 3S1 Shaomian, Armen  
70598 SPTE 410 J11 Sport and Entertainment in Popular Culture Investigation of sport and entertainment as critical facets of American society. 3S2 Nagel, Mark S.  
74618 SPTE 440 001 Topic: SPTE Business and Finance Economic and finance theories applied to the management of sport and entertainment organizations. Prerequisites: FINA 363 or FINA 333. 3T1 Regan, Thomas H.  
71191 SPTE 440 002 Sport and Entertainment Business and Finance Economic and finance theories applied to the management of sport and entertainment organizations. Prerequisites: FINA 363 or FINA 333. 3S2 Watanabe, Nicholas M.  
70395 SPTE 444 001 Sports and Entertainment Event Management Application of management principles to sports and entertainment events. Prerequisites: SPTE 380, SPTE 440. 3S3 Mercado, Haylee U.  
71749 SPTE 444 002 Sports and Entertainment Event Management Application of management principles to sports and entertainment events. Prerequisites: SPTE 380, SPTE 440. 3S3 Southall, Deborah J.  
73253 SPTE 450 001 Sales in Sport and Entertainment Business Students will be provided with an overview of the sales process and learn how the sales process applies to sport and entertainment while using hands on exercises to perpetuate the understanding of the importance of sales. Prerequisites: MKTG 350. 3S2 Todd, Samuel Y.  
74670 SPTE 490 001 Special Topics in Sport and Entertainment Management Students will be provided with an overview of the sales process and learn how the sales process applies to sport and entertainment while using hands on exercises to perpetuate the understanding of the importance of sales. Prerequisites: MKTG 350. 3S2 Shank, Bradley R.  
70396 SPTE 495 1 Internship in Sport and Entertainment Management Placement with a sport or entertainment organization for a supervised learning experience in the student’s career specialization area. Prerequisites: SPTE 440 and 444; 114 credit hours. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Internships Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
70397 SPTE 495 002 Internship in Sport and Entertainment Management Placement with a sport or entertainment organization for a supervised learning experience in the student’s career specialization area. Prerequisites: SPTE 440 and 444; 114 credit hours. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Internships Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
71062 SPTE 495 003 Internship in Sport and Entertainment Management Placement with a sport or entertainment organization for a supervised learning experience in the student’s career specialization area. Prerequisites: SPTE 440 and 444; 114 credit hours. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Internships Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
74713 SPTE 495 004 Internship in Sport and Entertainment Management Placement with a sport or entertainment organization for a supervised learning experience in the student’s career specialization area. Prerequisites: SPTE 440 and 444; 114 credit hours. Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Professional and Civic Engagement Internships Experiential Learning: Experiential Learning Opportunity 3S0 Taylor, Steven E.  
74629 SPTE 590 001 Special Topics in Live Entertainment and Sport Investigation of Special topics pertinent to the sport and entertainment management industry. Content varies by title. May be repeated twice. 3S3 Grady, John M.  
73254 SPTE 640 001 Venue Management: Principles and Practices Managing public assembly facilities and venues. Prerequisites: SPTE 203 or equivalent. 3S1 Jeralds, Adonis S.  
71571 SPTE 655 J56 Social Media in Live Entertainment and Sport In-depth investigation of social networks, digital platforms, and online marketing for the live entertainment and sport industries. 3S2 Ballouli, Khalid W.  
70398 SPTE 701 001 Management in the Sport and Entertainment Industry Management principles in the sport and entertainment industry. 3S3 Koesters, Todd C.  
72703 SPTE 760 001 Principles of Sport and Entertainment Marketing This course is designed to provide a foundation in the principles of sport and entertainment marketing. Prerequisites: Undergraduate marketing class or equivalent. 3S1 Shapiro, Stephen L.  
72704 SPTE 790 001 Sport and Entertainment Finance This course examines financial information necessary to perform the usual duties and responsibilities associated with sport facilities, programs and organizations. 3S2 Watanabe, Nicholas M.  
70399 SPTE 798 001 Directed Study in Sport and Entertainment Management Independent study for advanced students under faculty supervision. May be taken twice for degree credit. 3S0 Shapiro, Stephen L.  
71044 SPTE 798 002 Directed Study in Sport and Entertainment Management Independent study for advanced students under faculty supervision. May be taken twice for degree credit. 3S0    
71131 SPTE 798 003 Directed Study in Sport and Entertainment Management Independent study for advanced students under faculty supervision. May be taken twice for degree credit. 3S0    
71691 SPTE 799 001 Thesis Preparation Thesis preparation in sport and entertainment management. 3S0    
71045 SPTE 899 001 Dissertation Preparation Assists students through the proposal and dissertation writing process. 3S0    
71128 SPTE 899 002 Dissertation Preparation Assists students through the proposal and dissertation writing process. 3S0    
72271 SPTE 899 003 Dissertation Preparation Assists students through the proposal and dissertation writing process. 3S0    
75151 HRSM 401 J10 HRSM Leadership   3S2 Partlow, Charles G.  
70681 HRTM 110 J10 Intro-Hospitality Indstr.   3S1 Hendry, George M.  
70682 HRTM 228 J10 Purchasing and Controls   3S4 Lybrand, Robert T.  
70844 HRTM 260 J10 Hotel Management   3S5 Kubickova, Marketa  
70683 HRTM 280 J10 Foundations of Tourism   3S3 Turk, Ercan A.  
70412 HRTM 290 001 Hospitalilty & Tourism Prac   3S0 Chavis, Jessica P.  
70684 HRTM 340 J10 Nutrition   3S5 Knapp, William R.  
71513 HRTM 344 J10 Personnel Org. & Suprv.   3S4 Kim, Kawon  
73269 HRTM 364 J10 Conference & Meeting Planning   3S1 Jeong, Miyoung  
73195 HRTM 375 J10 Wine, Beverage and Culture   3S2 Strick, Sandy  
70686 HRTM 440 J10 Svcs Mgmt Hosptlty & Tourism   3S1 Martin, Drew G.  
71943 HRTM 450 J10 Hospitality & Tourism Mktg   3S4 Meng, Fang  
70414 HRTM 495 001 Hospitality & Tourism Intrnshp   3S0 Richardson, Ashley G.  
73272 HRTM 550 002 Theme Park and Attractions Mng   3S5 Smith, Scott J.  
75053 HRTM 590 J10 Special Topics in HRTM: Exploring Tourism through the Game of Thrones   3S2 Hudson, Simon  
75054 HRTM 590 J11 Special Topics in HRTM: American Regional Cuisine   3S3 Lybrand, Robert T.  
75055 HRTM 590 J12 Special Topics in HRTM: Luxury Management in Italy: Global Learning Experience   3S3 Strick, Sandy  
73332 HRTM590 Q1A Special Topics in HRTM: American Regional Cuisine   3S3 Lybrand, Robert T.  
70692 RETL 115 J10 Fashion History: A Global View   3S4 Marianne Bickle  
75013 RETL 216 J10 History of Designers   3S4 Deborah Brosdahl  
70693 RETL 237 J10 The Changing Consumer Marketplace   3S3 Donna Watts  
71510 RETL 242 J10 HRSM Professional Communications   3S1 TBD  
71511 RETL 242 J11 HRSM Professional Communications   3S2 TBD  
71512 RETL 242 J12 HRSM Professional Communications   3S3 Donna Watts  
70694 RETL 261 J10 Principles of Accounting I   3S1 Susan Reeves  
71241 RETL 261 J11 Principles of Accounting I   3S2 Daniel Williams  
75014 RETL 261 J12 Principles of Accounting I   3S6 Kristy Ellison  
70695 RETL 262 J10 Principles of Accounting II   3S1 Susan Reeves  
71242 RETL 262 J12 Principles of Accounting II   3S2 Daniel Williams  
71243 RETL 265 001 Principles of Retailing   3S3 Michael Moody  
70696 RETL 268 002 Principles of Fashion Merchandising   3S1 Daniela Jankovska  
70620 RETL 295 J10 Retailing Practicum   3S0 Reenea Harrison  
72301 RETL 295 J10 Retailing Practicum   3S0 Jeffrey Campbell  
73154 RETL 310 J10 Digital Retailing   3S3 Joohyung Park  
73228 RETL 330 J10 Asset Protection for Retailers   3S5 Karen Edwards  
71244 RETL 350 J10 Sales Strategies   3S4 Michael Moody  
72177 RETL 351 J10 Retail Entrepreneurship   3S3 Joohyung Park  
70697 RETL 365 J10 Visual Merchandising   3S1 Daniela Jankovska  
70841 RETL 366 J10 Retail Buying   3S1 Michael Watson  
75023 RETL 388 J10 Fashion Forecasting   3S4 Jung-Hwan Kim  
72176 RETL 425 J10 Customer Experience Management   3S4 Jiyeon Kim  
70698 RETL 485 J10 Multi-National Retailing   3S5 Deborah Brosdahl  
70621 RETL 495 001 Retailing Internship   3S0 Reenea Harrison  
73230 RETL 495 002 Retailing Internship   3S0 Jung-Hwan Kim  

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