Credits: ESPN / The Dan Patrick Show / CNN / World Series / NBA Finals / Winter Olympics
This course gives students a comprehensive look at what makes a successful interview - from the importance of research to the art of asking good questions. You’ll learn how to find opportunities and build strategies to deal with difficult subjects.
Jun 26 (6 weeks, 100% online)
Cost to Enroll
About This Course
A great interview requires skills and preparation that start long before the first question is asked. In this course, legendary sportscaster Dan Patrick will take you through strategies for asking compelling questions, conducting a successful interview, and finding subjects that match your skills. Dan has built an inspiring four-decade career across the industry -as a sportscaster and reporter on “The Dan Patrick Show” and ESPN SportsCenter’s Sunday Conversation, and he has a wide range of experience going in-depth with personalities like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Reggie Jackson, and Bill Murray. In this exclusive course, he’ll use his experience in the industry to share what works and show you how to make the most of your opportunities.
Who This Is For
Those looking for a career in sportscasting, reporting, journalism, and more who are looking to hone their interview skills and get comfortable asking questions.
What You’ll Learn
- How to ask compelling questions in a variety of interview formats
- The importance of re-interview research and goal-setting, as well as how to prepare your workspace
- Techniques and strategies to deal with difficult interviews
- How to find someone to interview and select the right subject
Meet Your Instructor
In addition to hosting The Dan Patrick Show, Dan Patrick has appeared on SportsCenter's Sunday Conversation on ESPN, where he conducted in-depth interviews with sports personalities including Michael Jordan, Mark McGwire, Barry Sanders, Wayne Gretzky, Larry Bird, Reggie Jackson, and Bill Murray. At CNN, he was a sports anchor and reporter covering some of the most-watched sporting events, from the World Series to the NBA Finals and the Winter Olympics. In 1997, he received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Dayton in Ohio, and he is a member of both the Radio Hall of Fame and National Sports Media Association Hall of Fame.
About Full Sail DC3
Full Sail DC3 is a dynamic, short-form education platform that offers online courses and accredited certifications. With the values and benefits of Full Sail University, DC3 is backed by over 40 years of experience in entertainment media and emerging technology, as well as more than a decade of experience delivering compelling online education.Learn More About DC3