Sport, recreation and social change 320

Module code YSL 320
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

This module builds on the role of sport and recreation in society. Principles of social change theories and models are reveiwed and applied in sport and recreation contexts. Content of relevant international, regional and national goals, policies, declarations, charters and structures are analysed, critiqued and incorporated in the design of sport and recreation programmes and campaigns. Techniques and strategies are examined and applied to develop the potential of sport and recreation programmes in facilitating social change. The student is guided towards critical conceptual reflection and management of diversity in local and globalised sport and recreation contexts. This module contains an academic service learning component through community engagement. 

Module credits 30.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites YSL 320
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Sport and Leisure Studies
Period of presentation Semester 2

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