Law and economics applied to exercise and sport sciences

A.Y. 2020/2021
8
Max ECTS
56
Overall hours
SSD
IUS/01 SECS-P/07
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course is aimed at studying laws and disciplines about state, institutions and public activity organization in relationship to citizens. In particular, the course will try to highlight the legal aspects of physical activity, with all the problems related to the relationship between sport and state regulation, in terms of organization and sport-related justice.
The course will also involve all the economical and organizational aspects functional to professional activities in sport environments, such as sport clubs, sport facilities, fitness centres, and sport events organization.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, students will achieve skills and tools to recognize legal aspects in sport from theory to field practice. Students will also achieve specific skills and tools to manage economical and organizational aspects of working activities at clubs, gyms, fitness centers, and will be able to organize and manage sport events.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
year
Virtual lessons in synchronous mode, using Microsoft Teams
Course syllabus
Law module: elements of private law pertinent to sports, topics which will be developed as relevant for sports; aspects of sports regulations, sources and subjects, violations, third-party liability, and contract law, with examples of contracts
Econoy module: Scenario and challenges for the Italian health sector and health organizations. Why "management does matter" in health services? Most important managerial tools: strategic planning, budgeting, human resource management HTA and economic evaluation applied to health services. Designing the service: business planning and modeling in healthcare.
Prerequisites for admission
No special skills and/or knowledge required
Teaching methods
Law module: frontal lectures
Economy module: frontal lectures, case discussion and guest speeches from practitioners
Teaching Resources
Law module: LIOTTA, Giuseppe and SANTORO, Laura, Lezioni di diritto sportivo, V ed., Milano, Giuffré, 2020
Economy module: LEGA, Federico, Economia e Management Sanitario: Settore, Sistema, Aziende, Protagonisti, EGEA, 2018
Assessment methods and Criteria
Law module: written exam with open and closed questions
Economy module: written exam with closed questions
IUS/01 - PRIVATE LAW - University credits: 4
SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES - University credits: 4
Lessons: 56 hours
Professor: Farina Marco
Professor(s)
Reception:
Wed, 12.00 - 15.00 on appointment (email)
Dipartimento di diritto privato e storia del diritto, via Festa del Perdono 7 - 1° floor