Social Justice in Sports

EDU 7292 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Examines issues related to social justice in sports, including the influence of gender, economics, and geography within sports organizations. The global footprint of sport is studied and sports leadership principles are applied to discover how sport can have a positive impact on society and various cultures. These include developing personal leadership skills and assumptions that can offer solutions for change. Sport organizations have become more socially responsible within the communities that they serve, to help train and educate future leaders through the power of sport. The use of sport for development and peace is studied, and students have an opportunity to investigate examples of sport being used as a vehicle for social justice and change worldwide.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


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There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
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  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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