Sports Broadcasting Certificate


The Sports Broadcasting Certificate prepares students for entry-level positions in radio, television, internet or cable television sports broadcasting. Students learn how to do play-by-play, color reporting, cover games by remote broadcasts on KBPK and on audio and internet streams. This certificate requires a total of 19 units of which 16 units are in required courses. An additional 3 units must be chosen from the restricted units listed below. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken.

Required Courses (16 units):
CRTV 118 F Introduction to Radio, TV and Film3
CRTV 122 FAudio Production Techniques3
CRTV 124 FBroadcast Advertising Sales1
CRTV 129 FBroadcast News3
CRTV 139 F Intermediate Broadcast News3
CRTV 145 FRadio/TV Sports Broadcasting3
Restricted Electives (3 units):3
Broadcast Audio Production3
Broadcast TV and Radio Announcing3
Intermediate Sports Broadcasting3
Advanced Sports Broadcasting3
Advanced Broadcast News3
Television Studio Production3
Internship in Communications I2-4
Sports Management3
Total Units19

Outcome 1: Compose an employment package for entry-level employment in the sports radio industry as a sports reporter, sports producer and sports announcer.