Communications and media play a crucial role for sports teams as they are essential tools for building a brand, engaging with fans, and generating revenue. Effective communication and media strategies can help teams and organizations to create a strong and recognizable image, promote their events and products, and connect with audiences on various platforms. From social media to broadcasting, media coverage can also help to boost the visibility and popularity of athletes, teams, and leagues, which in turn can attract sponsors and generate revenue. Additionally, communication skills are crucial for sports managers in areas such as negotiating contracts, managing relationships with stakeholders, and handling crisis situations. Overall, effective communications and media strategies are vital components of successful sports teams.
Interning with SCORE will give you Communications experience relevant to your Communications Degree. The program applies to the following classes:
COMM 494 Communication Internship:
Combines field experience with a guided, systematic and structured application of communication concepts. Consult departmental internship director for procedures.