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How to Start Your Podcast in Science Communication

A workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center

Podcasts play a special role in science communication. They invite listeners to follow thoughts and information in a lively way. Hosts of science podcasts can share not only their knowledge but also their enthusiasm about their discipline. In this online workshop, you’ll learn in one day what you should consider when recording and producing an audio.

Online Workshop

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Trainer

Christiane Zwick

Language

English

Location

Online

Target Group

Doctoral students from all subject areas and early postdocs without experience in research management

Track(s)

Research, Research Management

Certificate

8 units are applicable within the "Doctorate plus" certificate

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Course Content

  • A presentation about podcasting and podcasts with audio samples
  • Good to know about acoustics and recording devices
  • Your voice: Presence and intonation
  • The open source editing program Audacity - an introduction
  • Recording of a short audio
  • Writing for speaking
  • Adressing the audience - moderation in a podcast
  • An exercise in sound editing
  • Feedback to your recording and editing 

Course Description

Podcasts play a special role in science communication. They invite listeners to follow thoughts and information in a lively way. Hosts of science podcasts can share not only their knowledge but also their enthusiasm about their discipline. In this online workshop, you’ll learn in one day what you should consider when recording and producing an audio. It is easier than you think to cut and distribute a podcast. By the way: It’s great to go on Spotify, but it is also fine to offer a single audio with a chosen topic from your doctoral thesis – and making them listen.

Please note: We'll have a training on Audacity. Please download the software in advance: https://www.audacityteam.org/ 

Contact

Bonn Graduate Center

Contact

+49 228 73-60141

graduiertenzentrum@uni-bonn.de

Address

Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

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