Introduction to Sports Journalism

The course will teach, over 3 hours, all the skills required to construct match reports – live, digital and analytical – interview techniques, feature writing, column and news writing. It will cover:

  • Writing a live match report
  • Writing a ‘Monday’ match report
  • Press conference coverage
  • pre-match, post-match and everything in between
  • Interviewing skills & Writing for a digital audience
  • Negotiating Twitter with football stories
  • How to write a news story
  • How to write a column

For more details or to ask questions please contact Chris Higgins on 07719 902438 or Or contact Heather Richardson or 07935 714696