Week 1 Writing Assignment
After completing your reading, search the Internet for any article related to a current issue or trend in Sports Administration. Submit a 1 to 2-page abstract/critique including proper APA format, on the article. (Due Saturday)
The abstract will be at least one page, but not to exceed two pages double-spaced using 12 font size/Times New Roman font. The abstract will involve a summary of the article’s point and how it relates to chapter reading for this week’s Hall lecture.
i. Emphasis on the major theme(s) of the article should be given.
ii. An explanation of the evidence and facts supporting the author’s main points should be listed.
iii. If one quotes or paraphrases the author’s work, credit must be given to that author through proper APA formatting. No plagiarism.
iv. Include your name, course number/title, date, and name of the abstract on a separate cover page when submitting this assignment.
The critique should include your critical views about the subject matter and how you would deal with the current issue or trend in sports administration if you were in the role as an administrator with decision making abilities from a Christian perspective.
Week 1 Discussion Question 1 250words
As many games become more mainstream, there is often a corresponding movement to organize them with standardized rules and competitive events. They take on the characteristics of a sport. Can you think of any examples?
Week 1 Discussion Question 2 250words
What are some advantages that can be gained by an individual AND a society when developing a deep knowledge of sport and physical activity is a priority?