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BCST 1173 - Sports Broadcasting

Broadcast Communications Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

The breadth and depth of sports media have exploded in recent times – would you like to join the industry? This course includes fundamental skills required of all sports media professionals. The role of the sports media in general will be analyzed along with potential ethical dilemmas presenters can face. You will explore how to conceptualize, research, write, and perform a captivating sports story. Other critical elements include building and editing a sportscast as well as interviewing players, coaches and other key stakeholders.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the role of sports in media.
  • List a wide variety of potential careers within the sports media industry.
  • Demonstrate essential sports researching and writing skills.
  • Use basic announcing skills in a sports story performance.
  • Conduct an interview for a sports story.
  • Identify the different elements required for a local, regional, and national sportscast.
  • Construct a contemporary sportscast for the electronic media.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2013

Related Programs

BCST 1173 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Broadcast and Media Communications - Broadcast Journalism
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Sports Media Performance
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Statement of Completion

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