Students will study and discuss excellence in sports writing; acquire practical sports writing skills suited to websites, newspapers and magazines; practise a range of applications, including tweets, blogs, on-deadline game stories, CP style and long-form journalism; and learn how to integrate digital and print formats with multi-media packaging. Discuss the challenges of covering different beats, using real-life examples.

Pre-requisite: JOUR 2000, or JOUR 2001, or permission of the instructor.