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Media, Music & Sound Production

Podcasting: An Intro to Audio Content Creation

Campus Granton Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Evening

Duration 20 weeks

Start date Jan 2023

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Course overview

Podcasting - learn how to plan, write and publish your own podcast.

This free course is designed to help you learn everything you need to know about podcasting in a clear and comprehensive way. Including idea generation, recording both in a studio environment and how to get great audio in your own home. We will also look at editing, uploading, and how to promote your podcast online!

We will take you step by step through the world of podcasting, with an analysis of already successful podcasts, how you can generate your ideas for your own podcast and how to plan and script for your own content.  We will show you a variety of ways to record your audio so you can find the way that suits your budget and facilities.

You will be shown how to edit and mix your audio together to create your exciting podcast, explore file formats, and host and self-promotion your work through social media.

At the end of this course, you will have your own podcast up and running and ready for the world to hear.

What you will learn

  • Idea generations
  • Audio recording
  • Podcast Scripting
  • Audio Editing
  • Hosting
  • Self Promotion

Number of days per week

  • Tuesdays 6pm - 8pm

Entry requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements but a keen interest in podcasting is essential 

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Alongside Highers you can progress onto HNC Radio and Podcasting

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Evening 23/01/23 20 Weeks

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