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  • 1. Leisure at the international scale: sport International participation and success Objective: To analyse the social, cultural, economic and political factors affecting participation and success in two major international sports.
  • 2. Case Study 1 of 2
  • 3. Premier League - England
    • Social – People and their actions.
    • Cultural – The effect of the way in which individuals and societies respond to the event.
    • Economic – Concerns money and jobs. Consumption of services and dimensions of race, class and gender inequalities.
    • Political – Spatial differences in political ideals, the consequences of decision making by a political body.
  • 4. Where do the players in the Premier League come from (2009) -Social-
    • http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/eng_prem/8182090.stm
    • Study the article carefully and look more closely at the three most successful teams in the Premier League:
    • Arsenal
    • Chelsea
    • Manchester United.
  • 5. Costs to the public …
    • http://soccerlens.com/top-10-most-expensive-transfers-in-football/5244/
    • Make a note of the total value of the top 10 transfers in the Premier League
    • http://www.epltalk.com/most-expensive-season-tickets-in-the-premier-league-2010-11-season/22811
    • Make a note of the top priced Season Tickets in the Premier League
  • 6. Political Control
    • http://sport.stv.tv/football/scottish-premier/rangers/193378-explained-uk-work-permit-rules-for-footballers/
    • Read the attached article and summarise the efforts to control the extent of Football Migration into the Premier League.
  • 7. Stopping a ‘Foreign Invasion’
    • http://www.insideworldfootball.biz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=8427:andrew-warshaw-when-being-english-doesnt-mean-being-born-in-england&catid=74:insidewrite&Itemid=44
    • Read the article carefully and summarize the arguments for and against the quota of ‘home grown players’
  • 8. Economics of Football
    • http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/premier-league/premier-league-nets-16314bn-tv-rights-bonanza-1925462.html
    • Why is the Premier League such an attractive proposition for broadcasting companies?
  • 9. Project 1 – Tuesday 28 Sep
    • Can be done in pairs and then share and merge the work.
    • Carry out an analysis of the social, cultural, economic and political factors affecting participation and success in the English Premier League.
    • Include both participation and spectator in your review.
    • Include graphics, facts and figures to back up and strengthen your findings.
  • 10. The Grand Prix – Wednesday & Thursday.
    • In pairs, create presentation that follows your research into the Premier League BUT for Grand Prix.
    • Social, cultural, economic and political factors affecting participation and success in Grand Prix
    • You will be presenting your work to Mr Podbury and the rest of the class on Friday 1st October during period 1.
    • Maps, changing locations, emergence of oil rich countries, sponsorship, new rules, graphics.