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Introduction to Podcasting

Introduction to Podcasting Online

Note: This workshop will be online only.

Are you a UVic student, staff, or faculty member and want to learn more about Podcasting? If so, then this hands-on workshop will give you an introduction to Podcasting using your laptop and Audacity to edit the podcast audio.

Participants will be able to know and do the following by the end of this workshop:

  1. Know best practices for interviewing podcast guests.

  2. Know where to borrow high-quality audio recording equipment on campus.

  3. Know how to record high-quality audio using the Audacity software and a USB microphone.

  4. Be able to trim and split recorded audio.

  5. Be able to find Creative Commons licensed music to use as audio introductions or “bumpers” in a podcast.

  6. Know how to create voiceovers, and fade music in and out in separate audio tracks.

  7. Understand the pros and cons of free and paid podcasting publishing services.

  8. Know how to use Anchor.fm a free podcasting publishing service.

  9. OPTIONAL: Know how to use Zoom.us to record high-quality remote interviews with one or more guests.

To install Audacity on your computer - https://www.audacityteam.org/download/ (Note: If you are a staff member at UVic and are wanting to install software on a work computer, you may require system admin permission to do so.).

Monday, June 17, 2024
11:30am - 1:00pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
  Faculty     Graduate students     Undergraduate students     UVic staff  
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Event Presenter(s)

Bill Blair
Rich McCue
Digital Scholarship Commons