Sociocultural Dimensions in Sport

This course is designed to assist students in the development of an understanding of sport from a sociological perspective. Major issues and controversies of sport in society will be examined. Topics include the role of research and theory, sport socialization, youth sport, amateur sport, sport and the economy, sport and media, and sport and politics. Students will be asked to think critically about sport as a part of social life.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

Last updated: 06/28/2021