Universität Wien FIND

350194 VO Introduction to Sport Ethics (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 35 - Sportwissenschaft
KPH

Moodle; Th 24.10. 14:00-15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG

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Language: German

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Thursday 03.10. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 10.10. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 17.10. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 31.10. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 07.11. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 14.11. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 21.11. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 28.11. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 05.12. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 12.12. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 09.01. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 16.01. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 23.01. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG
Thursday 30.01. 14:00 - 15:30 ZSU - USZ I, Hörsaal 3 EG

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Aims, contents and method of the course

Sports students and other participants should gain a sense of sensibility and qualification when judging a point of view about formal and informal fairness within competitive sports as well as sports systems. Along with this, participants should also
contribute their own input towards the achievement of a more humane atmosphere within elite sports and their corresponding sport organizations and sport unions, and as teachers for sports in school and as trainers.
With the help of philosophical ethics as the navigation of discipline for a good and humane way of life, the ethics of sports analyzes in regards to standard and applied
ethics of problems found within the morality of competitive sports. The crisis phenomena found within today’s elite sports, like violence, cheating, doping, system analysis in any sports organizations, etc. will also be discussed. Famous sporting events like the Olympics and Paralympic Games, along with the Football World and European Cup will be analyzed in detail.

Assessment and permitted materials

The participants will take a 45 minute-written examination over the content of the lecture. The participants will be asked to share their detailed and established opinions about the topics discussed during the lecture component of the course. There may also be exercises assigned, calling for the participants to help in addressing and solving problems regarding sport ethics in case-by-case scenarios, with the application of the theories discussed throughout the course.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

overview of important concepts of Sport Ethics

Examination topics

Lecture, discussion and review, visits from specialists who have experience with the problems found within sport ethics, like fraud, doping, ethic dilemmas in elite sports, as well as the coaching and guidance of young elite athletes and so on.

Reading list

- Lexikon der Ethik im Sport . Hrsg.: O. Grupe u. D. Mieth (1998)
- Maier, Bernhard: Dictionarium der Sportethik (2018)
- Düwell, M. u.a..Hrsg.: Handbuch Ethik (2003/3)
- Anzenbacher, A.: Einführung in die Ethik (2003/3))
- Ernst, St.: Grundfragen theologischer Ethik. Eine Einführung (2009)
- Franke, E.: Ethik im Sport (2011)
- Lenk, H.: Erfolg oder Fairness? Leistungssport zwischen Ethik und Technik (2010/2)
- Maier, B.: Sport – Ethik – Religion. Eine kleine „ summa ethica athletica“
- Ders.: Beste/r sein und doch fair. Sportlicher Erfolg ohne Egoismus (2007)
- Ders.: Doping oder Sport (2008). Mitherausgeber: E. Meinberg
- Ders.: Menschenrechtsethos im Sport. Wissenschaftliche Enquete zu Fragen der Sportethik (2012)
- Meinberg, E.: Dopingsport im Brennpunkt der Ethik (2005)
- Pauer-Studer, H.: Einführung in die Ethik (2003)
- Pawlenka, Cl.: Utilitarismus und Sportethik (2002)
- Pieper, A.: Einführung in die Ethik (2017)
- Schockenhoff, E.: Grundlegung der Ethik. Ein theologischer Entwurf (2007)

(selection; further literature will be announced during the lecture)

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