Students will engage in sports journalism as they attend baseball games in San Diego, Los Angeles, Oakland, and San Francisco, California. Students will learn several forms of sports journalism including blogs, podcasting, photojournalism, and social media. The study tour includes attendance at least five major league games, other sports games (as available), meetings with professional sports journalists and baseball industry insiders, and behind-the-scenes stadium tours. The course is designated as Writing Intensive.

Course code and title

CDM 675: Sports Journalism: Baseball


California (San Fransisco, Oakland, Los Angeles, and San Diego)


Prof. Jonathan Bruning (communication and digital media)

Estimated travel dates

May 25-June 5, 2022

Estimated costs