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Graduate Record 2022-2023 
Graduate Record 2022-2023

EDLF 5420 - Athletics, Higher Education and Society

Effective Start Date: 03/08/2016
This course addresses the history, organization, finance, governance, leadership and symbolism of athletics as a key part of the political economy of the contemporary university. With student athletes as a primary unit of analysis we will review the history of intercollegiate athletic competition, the symbolic role of athletics in society and the future of athletics on post-secondary campuses.

Credits: 3
Grading Basis: Graded