This guide is designed as a companion to the SNHU campus course Gender & Sport to help students with the Gender & Sport project.
Students will draw from integral theory to critically examine the behaviors, culture, structures and systems that shape the relationship between gender and sport and reinforce gender differences and existing inequality. Students will also create potential strategies for restructuring sport as a more equitable and empowering institution for all genders.
The course project for academic year 2023-24 will involve examining data regarding participation by gender in recreational sports at SNHU.
Purpose: The purpose of this project is for students to help demonstrate their understanding of course concepts while working with SNHU Athletics to examine the decline in women's involvement in recreational sports.
Skills: This project will help you practice the following skills that are essential to succeeding professionally:
Knowledge: This assignment will also help you become familiar with the following important content knowledge:
Research Project Components:
Milestones (worth 100 points)
Final Presentation (worth 100 points) Due December 12
This project will involve multiple steps beginning with the following:
Below is the project description.