What is the course about?
Podcasting, from conception to publication. Your chance to develop your ideas into a fully fledged podcast which you will produce in the class.
Find out about podcasting structure, production and publication.
What will we cover?
Developing and structuring your podcasting ideas.
Targetting your audience.
Recording and editing a podcast using Audacity.
Publicising your podcast.
Keeping your podcasts fresh and vital.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Organise your ideas.
Record your work to a level fit for public consumption.
Efficiently produce and publish for public, private or niche markets.
Gain ideas to develop your podcast futher.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
For beginners with an interest in podcasting and a basic level of computer literacy.
In order to get the most from the course you will be able to:
• Speak English fluently.
• Read and respond to a variety of text.
• Give and receive constructive feedback.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
This is a practical course of coached sessions including group and solo activities, using appropriate technology.
This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
You should have access to your existing social media account(s) and remember to bring with you the log in details. If you don’t have existing account(s) you will need to bring a valid email address and its password to sign up for a new account. This will help you to practice the course content during the class and gain valuable hands-on experience.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?