Philosophy of Sport – new video interviews

Over at our video blog, we have a series of new video-interviews about the Philosophy of Sport. They involve interview with Dr Emily Ryall, and can be seen at

Topics include sport as morally educational, sport as art, and whether we should regard sporting greats as heroes or role models.

Dr Ryall also wrote one of the (according to our stats) most popular posts on this blog. Back in 2007 she looked at some of the basic issues that impact on the issues of defining what sport is. You can read the post at 


Open Day: September 27th next, plus on-line info about the RPE degree

As you can see from the pictures, the sun (mostly) shone on our June Open Days.
If you missed them, the next big one for Undergraduate courses – including Religion, Philosophy & Ethics, is 27th September 2014.

Visit to book a place

In the meantime – you can follow us at all these on-line locations:

Dr William Large talks to visitors..

 They should provide plenty more info – but the most practical item is probable the map of actual modules that make up the RPE degree. To see them – click HERE, to see the Course Map.

From the (exciting) subject talk..