Oct 20, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Catalog

Sports Communication Minor


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The Sports Communication minor offers students the opportunity to develop practical communication skills for the sports industry. This minor complements skills Columbia students are developing in many majors (e.g., Business & Entrepreneurship, Cinema & Television Arts, Design, Photography, Cultural Studies). It includes two foundational communication courses and four courses focusing on either the history, the business, or the media coverage of sports.

As a result of successfully completing the program requirements, students should be able to:

  • understand the development, current state, and emerging trends of sports communication and its audiences;
  • create communication content for the sports industry across a variety of media forms, appropriate to specific audiences, purposes, contents, and contexts; and
  • accomplish goals with a critical awareness of sports communication practices.

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