Minor in Sports Media Production

About the Minor

The Sports Media Production Minor is a gateway for students committed to pursuing a career and a meaningful introduction for those who are intrigued but uncertain about sports media as a profession. Students are required to take the same foundational shooting & lighting, editing, sound, and studio operations courses as the TV Production and Media Management and Film and Video majors and minors. They are also required to take a TVIE sports media strategy course as well as SMT digital and sports media history courses that will provide a greater academic and contextual understanding of the profession. With additional courses in actual physical production, on-air performance, and technology courses.

Program Requirements

FMVD 110Basic Shooting and Lighting3.0
FMVD 115Basic Editing3.0
FMVD 120Basic Sound3.0
SMT 110The Business of Sport3.0
SMT 290Digital Media in Sport3.0
TVIE 250TV Sports Program Strategies3.0
TVPR 100TV Studio: Basic Operations3.0
TVPR 356DNews 3.0
or TVPR 357 DNews II
Choose one of the following3.0
TV Studio: Live Directing
TV On-Camera Performance
Special Topics in TV Production
Special Topics in TV Production
Special Topics in TV Production
Special topics in SMT
Special topics in SMT
Special topics in SMT
Total Credits27.0
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