Sports Journalism & Chess /

Training pedagogical

In 2000 in Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport, in the chair of theory and methodology of physical education, a department of sport journalism was formed, which in 2003 was reformed as a chair of sport journalism and chess. The chair has actively performing in scientific practical field since the day of its foundation.

The classes taught in a chair of sport journalism and chess include all basic fields and directions of printed, radio and TV broadcasting and network journalism (various periods of Armenian press , introductory of journalism, journalistic genres, mass media and legislation, journalistic ethics, the peculiarities of network journalism development etc.). Constantly attention is paid to development trends of local and foreign modern press, interesting manifestations of journalism – management interrelations.

The chair has published dozens of specialized books and methodical articles, has translated specialized books. The lecturers of the chair actively take part in facultative, University, inter institutional and international conferences, specialized seminars and workshops. Their reports and articles are regularly printed in republican and international magazines and collections.

During last years the chair watches the scientific acquisitions of sport journalism and other sport professions.

Today the chair has a specialized auditorium provided by modern techniques and equipments, necessary for the chair material and literature


Arevik Baghdasaryan

  Date of birth: 24.07.1989
  Tel.: + 3741055 3310 1-06



  • 2006-2010 – Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport / Bachelor's Degree /
  • 2010-2011 – Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport / Master's Degree /
    Qualification - Sports Journalist, Pedagogue
  • Since 2017 –Applicant of the Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport

Work activity

  • Since 2011– Armenian State Institute of Physical Culture and Sport
    Position- Assistant of the chair of Sports Journalism
  • 2015-2017 - Newspaper “Sharavigh”
    Position- Correspondent
  • 2010-2011 - N32 Kindergarten
    Position- Physical Education instructor
  • 2008-2010 - “ Yerkir media” TV
    Position- Sports journalist-correspondent of the program “ Football +”
  • 2007-2010 - N130 Primary School after N. Zaryan
    Position- – Physical education teacher
  • 2007-2008 - Magazine “Areg”
    Position- Journalist

Sports activities and titles

  • 2003-2010 - Multiple champion and winner of the cup of the Republic of Armenia
  • 2017 – the title of Master of Sports of the Republic of Armenia in the field of volleyball

Participation in international meetings

  • 2019 – Annual Conference for the Training of Lecturers of Higher Educational Institutions, organized by the International Olympic Academy in Olympia, Greece
  • 2019 – Sport INDIA conference 2019-NEW DELHI

Hakobyan Gagik




Hakopyan Ervand




Muradyan Gohar




Bagհdasaryan Arevhat




Grigoryan Janna




Martirosyan Hasmik




Varujan Sharoyan


Technical editor


Taguhi Manukyan


Lab worker

Genres of Journalism Theory of Journalism

  1. Creative Work
  2. Fundamentals of Sports Journalism
  3. Textology
  4. History of Armenian Journalism
  5. Formation of Journalism
  6. TV and Radio commentary
  7. News Journalism
  8. Investigative Journalism
  9. Sport in Culture
  10. Eco journalism Rhetoric
  11. Management
  12. Modern Technology and Journalism
  13. Media and politics Sports Journalist in Emergency Situations

Theory of Journalism

  1. Sports Terminology
  2. Journalistic skills
  3. Stylistics
  4. History of Foreign Journalism
  5. Chess
  6. Radio and TV Journalism
  7. Investigative journalism
  8. Translation
  9. Rhetoric
  10. Online Journalism
  11. Modern problems of Sports Journalism
  12. Sports journalist in extreme situations
  13. Media and Legislation, Media and Democracy

Psychological factors stipulating the reliability of referee’s activity (on the example of football)

Modern stage of program policy of Armenian television

Journalistic Investigation