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Courses for a Degree in Sports Broadcasting

In addition to a focus on sports broadcasting courses, colleges typically require completion of courses and electives in each of the Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences areas. Below are some sample courses:

Sports Broadcasting Courses:

  • History of Broadcasting
  • Sports Broadcasting
  • Business of Media
  • Sports Broadcasting Production Courses
  • Sports Radio
  • Remote Sports Production
  • Producing the Live Sports Event
  • Audio Production for Sports: Television and Radio
  • Sports Play-by-Play
  • Post-Production for Sports
  • Sports Documentary Production
  • Audience Research
  • Media Marketing and Promotion
  • Broadcast and Cable Programming
  • Topics in Sports Media
  • Global Sports Media
  • Sport Psychology
  • Sport Sociology

General Curriculum Requirements

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology