Sociology of Sport

SOC 2125 3 or 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Applies critical sociological inquiry to the social realm of sports. Sport is an important part of most individuals’ lives. Examines sports in social history, including the intersection with other social phenomena such as gender, class, and race. Covers the modern development of sports within the context of nations, classes, and identities. Topics include the role of play in modern society, the social organization of specific games and sports, and the relation of organized sport to the larger society.


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


Course Sections

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.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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