Applicants should normally have one of the following: An honours degree (2.1 or above ) in a sport or leisure related area appropriate to the pathway Candidates with exceptional and extensive work experience in education, coaching, leisure management or recreation will also be considered for entry to the pathway. An honours degree (2.1 or above) in an alternative discipline area that is acceptable to the programme leader.
Months of entry
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.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||67|
|Dissertation||33 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
- Dr David Brown
- + 44 (0)29 2020 1156