SOCIOLOGY OF SPORTS AND EDUCATION

Course Information
TitleΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΕΚΠΑΙΔΕΥΣΗΣ ΚΑΙ ΤΟΥ ΑΘΛΗΤΙΣΜΟΥ / SOCIOLOGY OF SPORTS AND EDUCATION
Code177
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sports Sciences (Thessaloniki)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorStyliani Douka
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID400000525

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physical Education and Sports Science (2014-2015)

Registered students: 360
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreTheoretical Compulsory Courses214

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600169584
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of the course, the student will be able to: • The contribution the role of education to multiculturalism • Understand the value of lifelong education • understand the principles of Social Theory in the light of pagkosmoiopoiisis • grasp the interdependence between sport and society • Distinguish the different forms of the sociology of education and sport • Understand the importance of leisure sport and competitive sport in the local community • understand the structures of the social groups to education and sport • understand the relationship between sport and walks • Investigate the dependence of sport on social structures and its importance for society
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1.Basic concepts of Sociology and Pedagogy 2. Structures and functions of the educational system 3. Learning-Socialization 4. Social Stratification 5. Inequalities in Access to Higher Education / Association of Higher Education to the Labour Market 6. Competition in sports. Child and champioship. 7. The theoretical perspectives on the relationship sport and society. Socialization through sport. 8. Symptoms possible adjustment problems after disconnecting from competitive sport. 9. Recreation, leisure and participation in physical activities. 10. Social problems of sport for people with disabilities. 11. Equality and discrimination in sport by gender and racial / ethnic groups. 12. Social classes and diversification in the choice of sport. 13. Sports, politics and violence. 14. Economy and Sport. 15. Mass media and sports. 16. Sports and social deviations (doping, hooliganism, teenage crime). 17. Presentation of the work.
Keywords
sociology, sports
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Multimedia
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1004
Total1004
Student Assessment
Description
Exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Last Update
19-05-2021