Podcasting for 15 - 17 Year Olds



Have you got a passion you want to broadcast? Do you want to gain the knowledge and technical skills to ensure your podcast is a success? You’re never too young to start, and this course is the prefect place to begin. This course will introduce you to the best practices of developing and producing an original podcast with the goal of having you leave the course with a fully formed plan to create a podcast and reach new audiences. Right now, there is probably no more exciting (and certainly no faster-growing) media space than podcasting. Over the last twenty years it has grown from a niche interest on the fringes of internet blogging to a multi-billion-pound industry. It has developed into a mainstream media option providing hours of content for listeners and viewers yet remains a space where new voices are given opportunities and where experimental approaches to storytelling can exist. Everyone, from traditional broadcasters to political activists to big businesses are using and experimenting with podcasts to take their messaging to a wider audience. On this course you’ll become part of the podcast revolution and will: • create a plan to produce your first podcast - from the initial idea, to pitching, to launch • upload your content to the main podcasting platforms • master the fundamentals of audio storytelling including scripting, recording and editing. The course is ideal if: • you have a great idea for a podcast • you want to use audio to tell stories or engage existing or new audiences • you're open to learning from industry experts as well as academic and technical tutors. What will I gain? Upon completing the course, you will: • know all you need to produce an original podcast • have the knowledge and skills to create a podcast strategy • be ready to use podcasts to reach new audiences. Tutor Profile: This course will be taught by tutors and technicians from NTU’s Broadcast Journalism undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.


5 days

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts


Suitable for

  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for beginners
gold badge
What does this mean?
Message the tutor


Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Nottingham, 50 Shakespeare Street, NG1 4FQ