Master - Media and Technology Management: Seminar II
Sports and Media Management

(ONLY MTM MSc WiSo PO 2015)

(WS '16/'17)

Prof. Dr. Christian-Mathias Wellbrock (new colleague at the University of Cologne!)

2 SWS, 6 CP

Time: 9:00 am-14:00 pm, Dates see below, Start: Mar. 07, '17

Location: t. b. d.

Held in English

Pre-Assignment DUE Mar. 03, '17, 11:00 am


This course covers the economics and management of professional sports markets with a focus on media related issues, such as sports media rights and media coverage of professional sports. In particular, we will look into the following topics:


Mar. 07 (mandatory kick-off), Mar. 14, Mar. 21 (mandatory group presentation) (all '17) - max. 3 dates.


The session on Mar. 07, '17 is an input session, where we will discuss the above topics and identify possible research questions. At the end of the first session, students will form groups and each group decides on a research question. This research question will be worked on jointly in an empirical project. The results are to be presented On Mar. 14, '17, students give short presentations in which they clearly outline their research question, the way they attempt to address the question, and first results of their analyses. Students receive feedback from peers and the professor. On Mar. 21, '17, students present their final results. Final Papers will be due on Mar. 28 '17, 11:00 am.



Grading will be based on

Students receiving a grade of 4,0 or better in all grading elements will be awarded 6 Credit Points ('Leistungspunkte').

Binding Registration until Feb. 17, '17, 11:00 am (including waiting list)
A successful registration requires

Registration is binding (last chance to withdraw is on Feb. 17, '17, 11:00 am).  Participation is limited -- on Feb. 17, '17, 11:00 am, we will forward the participant list to the WiSo-PA considering the registration sequence and perhaps waiting list for final admission. Later registration will NOT be possible.

For registration-related questions, please contact claudia.loebbecke < at > from your sMail-account.

Verbindliche Prüfungsanmeldung bis 17. Feb. '17, 11:00 Uhr (inklusive Warteliste)

Eine erfolgreiche Anmeldung erfordert

Die Prüfungsanmeldung ist verbindlich (letzte Gelegenheit zur Abmeldung am 17. Feb. '17, 11:00 Uhr). Die Teilnahme ist begrenzt -- am 17. Feb. '17, 11:00 Uhr wird die Teilnehmerliste an das WiSo-PA unter Berücksichtigung der Anmeldereihenfolge und evtl. Warteliste weitergeleitet. Eine spätere Anmeldung ist NICHT möglich.

Bei Fragen zur Registrierung kontaktieren Sie bitte claudia.loebbecke < at > von Ihrem sMail-Account.