Cultural Comparisons of British and American Sport

Faculty:
Dr. Stephen Yungbluth (More Info)

Course:
Cultural Comparisons of British and American Sport

Program Dates:
July 7, 2017 - July 22, 2017

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
TBA

Discipline(s):
Communication , Sports Management , Pop Culture

Course Description:
Sports are an integral part of society. They are significant to the identity of many people beyond elite athletes. This class will examine sports in Great Britain and their community impact compared to the role of sports in the United States. Come to London and visit the world's stage for the 2012 Olympic Games and home of the Championships at Wimbledon, as well as other significant sporting sites such as the World Rugby Museum and a Premier League football club. And, consider how communication shapes the experiences of sport and transacts our cultural values.

Prerequisites:
None

Physical Activity Requirements:
Contact Faculty

Course Highlights:
Coming soon