• Enrollment system is currently unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please try again later.

Becoming a Sports Writer

If you are thinking about a career in sports writing, this course will provide you and your classmates with the opportunity to conceive, write, develop, and refine a multiplatform sports magazine. You will learn to identify what makes a good story and what stories are best told via which platforms—traditional full-length written piece, video narrative, or social media article—based on your goals and objectives, as well as the audiences you are trying to reach. You will focus on building a sports magazine from initial concept to finished product, refining your material and your viewpoint so your stories are expressed in a concise, clear, and compelling way. By writing drafts that are critiqued and edited, you will produce high-quality profiles, opinion pieces, business stories, video scripts, and/or other written work and commentary about sports.

More details

You'll Walk Away with

  • The ability to refine your material and your viewpoint so that your stories are expressed in a concise, clear, and compelling way
  • The skills to produce high-quality profiles, opinion pieces, business stories, video scripts, and other writing about sports

Ideal for

  • High school students who have completed grades 9, 10, or 11
  • High school students interested in a career in sports writing
NO open sections available for this course at the moment. Please check back next semester.
Toggle

Closed

    • Section

      1
    • Semester

      Summer 2018
    • Date

      Jul 9 - Jul 13
    • Day

      M-F
    • Time

      9:00AM-5:00PM
      • In-Person
    • Format

      In-Person
      • In-Person
    • Sessions

      5
    • Faculty

      Derry, Kenneth
    • Location

      Washington Square
    Tuition $2095