Certificate in Freelance Sports Writing and Photography

Qualification: Short Course
Study mode: Online
Duration: Max 18 months
Start date: Anytime - Enrol now!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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About this course

The Certificate in Freelance Sports Writing and Photography offered by Open Colleges will teach you the skills of sports journalism, from interviewing sporting personalities and writing stories to digital photography. You will learn how to write on a professional level and turn your passion for sport into a successful career.

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Eligibility

Anyone can apply.

Areas of study

In this sports writing and photography course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Introduction to sports writing & photography
  • The angle of an article and photo ideas
  • Developing sports articles
  • Writing sports reviews
  • The interview, understanding film and quality
  • Research and the market
  • Sports journalism and print media
  • Writing great sporting articles
  • Self-marketing, advertising and agents
  • Digital photography
  • What you need to know about sports writing
  • Building your freelance business

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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How will this course advance my career?

If you are passionate about sport and want to turn this love into a lucrative freelance career, then this course is ideal for you. Upon completion of this course you will have the skills to elevate your interest to a professional level. Freelance sports writing and photography also offers the opportunity for interstate and international travel.

Studying this course, you will also learn the business side of freelance work, including self-marketing strategies and finding an agent.

How else will I benefit from this certificate?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate in Freelance Sports Writing and Photography.
  • Studying online/by correspondence means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and a qualification that’s highly valued.
  • Course materials provided.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

Financial assistance

Payment plans are available.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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