Taught course

Broadcasting & Digital Media Level 1 Course

Short course

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements as these are industry-led practical courses rather than academic courses.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you a junior executive within the sports industry, just graduated university, or simply interested in understanding how all of the sectors within the sports business ecosystem work, and where your skills/interests may fit best in the Broadcasting & Digital Media industry?

Then this Level 1 Broadcasting and Digital Media Course is perfect for you.

iSportLearn's online platform brings together industry leading experts from across the sports business to guide you through 8 (eight) x 1 (one) hour modules that introduce you to the major sectors of the sports industry (see below).

This course teaches you how to maximise, monetise and distribute your content across your broadcast and digital channels to engage a local, regional and global fanbase.

What are the modules, and who are the industry experts leading the courses:

  • Building & Growing Fanbases Globally: Anna Chanduvi, Sports Media Partnerships Lead, Facebook

  • Innovation within Broadcast: Matt Stagg, Head of Mobile Strategy, BT Sport

  • Types of Jobs in Sports Broadcasting: Andrea Ekblad, Partnerships Lead, Acquisitions & Content Strategy, Bein Sports

  • Direct to Consumer: Dan Rossomondo, Senior Vice-President, Head of Global Media & Business Development, the NBA

  • Building Digital Ecosystems; Anand Narayanan, Former Head of Digital, Panasonic

  • The Rise of OTT: Jeroen Vermeiren, Head of Marketing, Belgium, ELEVEN Sports

  • The Impacts of Broadcasting Rights in Sports: Mark Lichtenhein, Chairman, Sports Rights Owners Coalition

  • Brand Personality on Social Media: Alexandra Willis, Head of Communications, Content & Digital, Wimbledon (AELTC)

Every module also offers multiple choice questions to test knowledge, alongside downloadable resources such as module specific presentation decks, transcripts and more.

Information for international students

Many of our courses offer subtitles, and downloadable transcripts to help anyone where English is a second language.

The courses are all on-demand, and online, so courses can be taken from any country, at any time, and students can take as much time as they need to complete the courses as there are no time limits.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Short course
    part time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    N/A months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    8 hours months months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Examination (Multiple Choice Quiz)100

Course contact details

+44 (0) 12132395400