BECA Sports Courses


BECA 559 Sports Reporting for Television (Units: 3)

Prerequisites: BECA 560BECA 546.

Specialized skills and practices of television sports journalism: writing to visuals, sports field reporting, and interviewing athletes. Emphasis on the student’s ability to research and select relevant topics and issues.





 BECA 650 TV Center Sports I (Units: 3)

Prerequisites: BECA 240BECA 241BECA 546BECA 370.

Demanding advanced studio and field production, news writing, reporting, and performance. Shoot/edit sports highlights and features. Capstone course produces weekly TV program for SF media market. May be repeated for a total of 6 units.





BECA 651 Play-by-Play Sports Production (Units: 3)

Prerequisites: Restricted to BECA majors and minors; BECA 240BECA 241, or equivalents; or consent of instructor.

Production of live sports event coverage for simulcast via the Internet, cable television, and broadcast outlets. Experience in large-scale report audio/video production activities. May be repeated for a total of 6 units.