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Sociology and Ethics of Sport

Cardiff Metropolitan University

12 months
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14000 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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About

The MA in Sociology and Ethics of Sport at Cardiff Metropolitan University 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.

Overview

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 MA in Sociology and Ethics of Sport at Cardiff Metropolitan University's 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.

Careers​:

Awareness and knowledge of social issues by specialists in the field of sport is increasingly in demand where there is an interest in people. Sports sociologists and ethicists are sought after in a range of sport related occupations that include; community sports development programmes, management of sport/leisure facilities in the private sector, sports administration roles and sports media. 

Further, this programme is ideal for those with aspirations of a research career or continued study at PhD level and fosters a range of transferable skills​

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Issues and Sporting Experience
  • Research Methods for Sport (Qualitative pathway)
  • Changing Practice in Sport and Physical Culture
  • Sport and Morality
  • Equality and Justice in Sport
  • Independent Study
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

​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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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