Course Description

Course Name

Sport and Society

Session: VRMU3122

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Junior Standing and IA 200

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


This course will provide a core of knowledge of sport?s role in the development of the modern world. It will ground students in the basic theories, methods and practices of sport history while developing a basic knowledge of the political, economic and social development of a variety of country?s across the globe. Classes will be based around lectures and structured group break-out work. Groups will then report back to the class and all participants will be encouraged to venture opinions. Teaching will also include the use of video material and site visits.

*Course content subject to change