Course offered as a part of a programme, Master’s level
7.5 hp
Malmö daytime 100%
22 February 2021 - 28 March 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 addresses qualitative methods for data collection and analysis. Scientific texts with a sport science focus are assessed from a methodological perspective. Moreover, ethical considerations and requirements within sport science research are discussed.

During the course, the student also develops knowledge about emerging methods within sport science, for example the use of social media, decolonizing methodologies and auto-ethnography.

In addition, special emphasis is placed on knowledge and skills to write a project plan for a well-defined sport science research project. This includes identifying and formulating questions within a limited field of interest, and presenting methodological and ethical considerations.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements

Prerequisite course for this course is: IV605G Sport and Sustainable Development

Course literature

Course evaluation

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