Sport Journalism

Module Leader: Dr. Jack Black

Module Information

The aim of this module is to provide you with an understanding of the ways in which journalism informs popular opinion. It will provide you with the opportunity to create your own examples of journalism that appropriately employ the required features of journalistic writing. The module will apply a range of sociological and cultural theories to the shifting relationship between sport, media and journalism. The module builds upon the knowledge and skills gained at Level 4 and will allow you to apply what you have learnt to producing material for an external audience, thus enhancing your future employability.