What is the course about?
This is a brand new opportunity to take your love of radio to the next level.
The course supports you with a tutor-editor to craft a pre-recorded radio programme or extended feature on a subject of your choice, mixing interview clips, music and sound effects into your own production.
What will we cover?
Writing for, reading and talking on air. Producing features and improving interview skills. Working up a radio pitch into a feature or programme. Editing the final package.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Decide on material and interviews.
Record material and select clips.
Organise your programme or extended feature, adding in music and special effects.
Write and record your microphone links.
Edit and put the finishing touches on your piece.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Suitable for anyone who has done Radio Improvers or has some broadcasting, podcasting, journalism or production experience or similar.
If you are new to voice classes please take a moment to read our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) before choosing.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Practice in the studio, class tutorials and discussions. As part of the course content, your tutor may record your image for initial and ongoing assessment purposes. You are entitled to decline to participate in the recording of your image.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No. Recorded material MAY be made available via Google Classroom at the end of the course in accordance with our privacy policies and data protection regulations.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Voiceovers or Character Voice for Animation.
Please refer to our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) as you consider which area you would like to study next.