SPTLĀ 640. Sport Media and Communications. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. An examination of the converging worlds of journalism, public relations, marketing and advertising as expressed in the new commercial reality of sport. Students will be provided with a history of sports media and the changes the media has undergone in recent years. Students will learn the many reasons media relations are important as well as methods to make sure those relations are strong with sport entities. Students will also have the opportunity to be placed in the media chair and produce written material as a reporter covering a team or an athletic program.

Sport Leadership, Master of Education (M.Ed.)

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