e007 Sociology in Sport

Faculty of Sports Studies
autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. PhDr. Aleš Sekot, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Aleš Sekot, CSc.
Department of Social Sciences and Sport Management - Faculty of Sports Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Andrea Kakulidu
Supplier department: Department of Social Sciences and Sport Management - Faculty of Sports Studies
Communication in English
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/20, only registered: 4/20
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
To become aware of fundamental problems and topics on mutual relations of sport and society.
  • 1. Sport - conceptual perspective
  • 2 Sport and society
  • 3. Sport and culture
  • 4. Sport and mass media
  • 5. Sport versus socialization
  • 6. Sport and youth
  • 7. Masculinity versus feminity in the field of sport
  • 8. Top performance sport versus leisure sport
  • 9. Alternative sports
  • 10. Sport mobility
  • 11. Globalization versus sport
  • 12. Fair play versus sport
  • 13. Violence in sport
  • 14. Fanship in sport
  • 15. Future development in sport
  • SEKOT, Aleš. Sociology of sport : topical issues. 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2006. 130 s. ISBN 8073151332. info
Teaching methods
lectures, class discussion (on different situation of sport in different cultures and countries), student s presentation, drills
Assessment methods
Writen text and discussion on its topic
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught each semester.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, autumn 2013, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, spring 2021.
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