AO401 Introduction to the Athletic and Outdoor Industry

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Course Description

The Introduction to the Athletic and Outdoor (A&O) Industry course focuses on the overarching challenges people working in the industry face every day. This includes exploring challenges in innovation, incorporating sustainability practices, branding and positioning, strategic planning, and achieving long-term strategic objectives as well as short-term goals. Competition in this industry is tremendous with global brands dominating the market and start-up businesses emerging at a rapid pace; this course examines strategic initiatives of the global players as well as the developing companies that are tomorrow’s innovators.

Questions about this course? Please contact CEPE at cepe@pdx.edu or 503.719.7655


Applies Towards the Following Certificates




Sections

  AO401 - 005 Introduction to the Athletic and Outdoor Industry      
  2016-2017 - Fall 2016   Status:  Available
 
Class Schedule: 5 Sessions
Contact Hours: 15.0
Course Fee(s):
Course Fee non-credit    $435.00
Potential Discount(s):
Referral Discount
  1.50 CEUs
Location:   Center for Executive and Professional Education
In-class:   Mon, Wed 6:00PM - 9:00PM
3 Oct 2016 to 17 Oct 2016
Building: Crown Plaza Building
Room: Ross (100B3)
 
Delivery Options:  In Class
  Section Notes:  

Class dates are October 3, 5, 10, 12, and 17, 2016, 6-9 pm.

This is the 1st class in the Athletic & Outdoor Product Management Certificate Program.  

Cancellation Policy

The deadline to drop or transfer is at midnight five days before the class start date.