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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
BSY606 Sports Sociology 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The purpose of this course is to teach students basic concepts and principals in sociology, research methods used in sociology, benefit from sociology to interpret facts and ivents in sports.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. To understand the nature of sociology
  2. To be able to define basic concepts about sociology
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Coakley, J. (2001). Sport in Society. Boston: McGraw Hill.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Science of sociology and fundamental conceopts in sociology, scientific methods in sociology, sports as social fact, relationship betwwen social institution
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to sport sociology
2.Sociology as a science and basic concepts
3.A historical view to sport as social fact.
4.Sport and Socialization
5.Sport and Children
6.Violence in sport and Fair Play
7.Midterm exam
8.Gender and Sport
9.Social class and Sport
10.Sport and Economics
11.Sport and Media
12.Sport and Politics
13.Sport and Religion
14.Sport and Education
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Criticising Paper18118
Self Study30130
Individual Study for Mid term Examination40140
Individual Study for Final Examination60160