E-mail icon E-mail courses Print icon Print course(s)
 

as of 9/16/2019

SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Sydney - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectSociology
Number & Suffix: 109
Full UC Title: SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT 
Transcript Title: SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines the relationship between sport and society, particularly the formation and reproduction of social norms and groupings. Analyzing society from modernist and post-structuralist perspectives, students use social theories of discourse, identity formation and power relations to explore the role of sport in the development and reproduction of gender, sexual, class, racial and national groups. Topics discussed include sport as a vehicle of social empowerment or marginalisation, sport as colonialism, and sport as consumption and popular entertainment. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: SOCIOLOGY OF SPORT 
Partner University Department: Sociology and Social Policy 
Partner University Course Number: SCLG2619