Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Sociology and Ethics of Sport

The socio-cultural study of sport has become ever more significant. Drawing upon two major areas of study within the socio-cultural study of sport, this degree focuses upon the sociology and ethics (philosophy) of sport, distinguishing this from other socio-cultural related sport programmes. The course content is informed by current and innovative research and has been praised for its scope and flexibility in assessment that allows students to pursue and develop individual interests. In most cases students' crafting of these ideas are applied to future career aspirations.

Course modules

Core Modules: Social Issues and Sporting Experience Research Methods for Sport (Qualitative pathway) Changing Practice in Sport and Physical Culture Sport and Morality Equality and Justice in Sport Independent Study Dissertation In order to qualify for the MA, students are required to successfully complete a 15,000 word dissertation project.???

Assessment methods

The main methods of assessment are varied 5000 word (or equivalent) coursework assignments and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 3 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 3 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cyncoed Campus CF23 6XD Wales

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