Syracuse UniversitySan Francisco


SU offers free online course: The Subject is Sports

The Subject is Sports

Want to connect with other sports fans? Interested in careers in sport? Learn from one of the most respected and knowledgeable voices in the international sports community.

The Subject is Sports is a new massive open online course (MOOC)—it’s free and open to the public. The course can be taken any time, from anywhere in the world, and runs from October 14 through November 24, 2013.

Rick Burton, longtime sport industry insider and the David B. Falk Endowed Professor of Sport Management at SU, will cover sport past, present and future, beginning with the Olympic Games. Six online sessions will explore professional sports teams and leagues, sport marketing and sponsorship, sport venues, women in sport, ethical issues and the future of organized and recreational sports.

Ask questions of the instructor or virtual classmates throughout the course. Enroll today at