College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

SPMT 430: Sport Communication

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General Information

Credit hours: 3


Provides a senior-level exploration of the role of sport communication in contemporary cultures. Readings and discussions address questions about how communication about/in sports highlights the importance of sports, the cultural identities of those who engage in sport communication, and the pervasiveness of sport communication practices in industry. Offered by School of Sport/Rec/Tour Mgmt. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: General COMM course.
Registration Restrictions:

Required Prerequisite: SPMT 201D.
D Requires minimum grade of D.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: 001, CRN 74356, Format: Online, Instructor: Kelly Morgan
  • Fall 2020, Section: 003, CRN 82349, Format: Online, Instructor: R. Pierre Rodgers

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 001, CRN 10244, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: R. Pierre Rodgers
  • Spring 2021, Section: DL1, CRN 18956, Format: Online, Instructor: Kelly Morgan
Prior Sections (partial list)