Sports Journalism Minor
Sports journalism is offered as a minor only. The minor in sports journalism focuses on developing broad journalistic skills and specific sports journalism training. Students examine issues of ethics, race, and gender in the world of athletics within the interdisciplinary context of business, law, and sociology.
The sports journalism minor requires six courses.
|JOUR 1701||INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA JOURNALISM WITH LAB||4|
|JOUR 2711||INTERMEDIATE MULTIMEDIA REPORTING 1||4|
|Select one of the following Sports Communication courses:|
|SPORTS WRITING AND REPORTING|
|Select one journalism ethics course OR one Law, Policy, or History course 2|
|Select one intermediate/advanced writing/reporting course 2|
|Select one sports-journalism related course (see below)|
Students in the class of 2021 and earlier are exempt from this requirement, and may take an additional JOUR elective instead.
See Journalism Major for approved courses.
Sports Journalism Courses
Courses in this group have the SJOR attribute.
|AFAM 3110||THE BLACK ATHLETE||4|
|BLBU 4449||SPECIAL TOPIC: SPORTS AND THE LAW||3|
|CMBU 4488||SPECIAL TOPIC: BUSINESS OF SPORTS MEDIA||3|
|COMC 3187||SPORTS COMMUNICATION IN THE FIELD||4|
|MKBU 4454||SPECIAL TOPIC: SPORTS MARKETING||3|
|PSYC 3360||SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY||4|
|SOCI 3152||SOCIOLOGY OF SPORTS||4|