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Sports Information and Media

Important note for Media department majors wishing to minor in Sports Information and Media:

Within the Duquesne Media department, only Digital Media majors can minor in Sports Information and Media, and within the Media department, Sports Information and Media majors can minor only in Digital Media Arts. No double-major or major-minor-certificate combinations are permitted between Sports Information and Media and Multiplatform Journalism or Strategic Advertising and Public Relations because required courses overlap.

Required for Sports Information and Media minors for outside-of-Media-department students (3 credits each, except where noted):

  • MDIA 140: Media Literacy
  • MDIA 260: New Media Production
  • MDIA 473: Media Law and Regulation
  • JOUR 177: Language for Journalists (0 credits; concurrent with JOUR 200W)
  • JOUR 200W: Multiplatform Newsroom I (concurrent with JOUR 177)
  • SPTS 434: Media and Sports
  • SPTS 436: Sports Media Practices

Required for Sports Information and Media minors within the Media department (3 credits each, except where noted):

  • JOUR 177: Language for Journalists (0 credits; concurrent with JOUR 200W)
  • JOUR 200W: Multiplatform Newsroom I (concurrent with JOUR 177)
  • ADPR 243: Public Relations in Strategic Media
  • SPTS 380: Sports Reporting I: Sportscasting
  • SPTS 381W: Sports Reporting II: Sportswriting
  • SPTS 434: Media and Sports
  • SPTS 436: Sports Media Practices