ASM700 - Introduction to Sports Media


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2-hour seminar per week and extensive online interactions online equivalent to 1 x 1-hour lecture per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

1 x 2-hour onine seminar per week and extensive online interactions via social media equivalent to 1 x 1-hour lecture per week


Introduction to Sports Media is a broad, yet comprehensive guide of the sport media landscape. You will explore the significant role that different media and media platforms play in the creation, distribution, and consumption of sport-related content. We will also analyse the historical evolution of sport media, the impacts of digital technologies, and the role of media in shaping public perceptions and discussions about sports. The unit will examine a broad range of cultural, social, political and economic issues that are relevant to communications professionals seeking a career in the sport media industries.

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