This course is designed to give delegates an introduction to how to create their own quality podcasts. Those attending the course will gain a solid understanding of the different styles of podcasts, technical considerations and how to publish a podcast as well as practical experience of recording, editing and mixing a podcast from start to finish in Audacity.
Delegates should bring a device that records audio (e.g. a mobile phone), headphones and a lead to enable downloading of audio files via USB to allow for editing.
What is a podcast?
Different styles and formats
What skills do you need?
Planning and Branding
Creating and planning your podcast
Branding and audience
Outlining and/or scripting your podcast
Overview of music and copyright issues
Equipment & Recording
Equipment overview; microphones and other audio equipment
Essential recording techniques
Sounding Professional - Voice
Setting up to record using Audacity and discussion of other software