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  MA - Sports History and Culture

Online De Montfort University    Arts, Design and Humanities

Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time
History & Archaeology (19) Sociology (33)

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Are you passionate about sports history and culture? Our MA in Sports History and Culture is the perfect programme for you. Delve into the origins of modern sport, explore its cultural significance, and understand how it shapes societies and communities. This flexible online distance learning course, delivered by the renowned International Centre for Sports History and Culture, allows you to study at your own pace with support from our expert academic staff. With modules covering social and cultural history, politics, and research methods, you'll gain a deep understanding of sports development. Join our global network of sporting partnerships and kickstart your career in sports writing, management, or teaching. Entry requirements are flexible, so apply now and become part of this exciting field of study.

About the course

Our well-established Sports History and Culture MA will give you a firm grounding in modern sports development, from traditional forms to present day practices. This is a flexible and interactive programme that, thanks to its close links with the International Centre for Sports History and Culture (ICSHC), ensures your learning is at the cutting edge of research in this area.

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Entry Requirements

You should have the equivalent or above of a 2:2 UK bachelor’s honours degree in a relevant subject such as history, other humanities-based subjects, sports studies or sociology.

We welcome applications from a wide sector and all non-standard applications will be carefully considered.


2022/23 tuition fees for UK students: £8,560 (full-time) per year, part-time fees will be £715 per 15 credits.

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