SOCĀ 0024. Introduction to Sociology of Sport

Units: 3
Advisory: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in SOC 1
Hours: 54 lecture
Introduction to the examination of sport in contemporary society using a sociological approach. Analyzes sport as a social institution and examines sport's interaction with politics, economics, education, religion, gender, race, media, and ethics. Focus on the impact of sport on participants, spectators, and society as a whole. (CSU)