Course offered as a part of a programme, Master’s level
7.5 hp
Malmö daytime 50%
30 August 2021 - 7 November 2021
Full tuition fee: 10000 SEK

About the course

This course is offered as part of a programme:

Sport Sciences: Sport in Society, Master's Programme (One-Year)

Course content

The course draws upon a number of international cases, to explore concepts of power, ethics and politics, within a global and local context. Specifically, the course will focus on the following:

-Global versus local economic and political forces that affect sports and health issues

-Globalisation and sport as a development and peace strategy focusing on health

-Globalisation of food, physical (in)activity and its connection to diabetes and obesity

The course draws upon real-world practical challenges that professionals and organisations meet in their daily lives. Particular attention will be focused on understanding the importance of cultural context at different levels.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements

Prerequisite course for this course is: IV601G Sport in Society - to Address Challenges

Course literature

Course evaluation

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