Joanne Marcia Silberner
Topics vary. Prerequisite: COM 360.
Radio interviewing techniques, storytelling and radio technology (how to record and edit sound).
Student learning goals
How to tell a compelling story with sound.
How to use recording equipment.
How to edit sound.
General method of instruction
In-class projects, lectures by the teacher and guests, conversations in class, sound gathering and story telling assignments.
COM 360 or 361, or by permission from the teacher. Interest in storytelling, patience with technology, and willingness to participate in class will help a student succeed in the course.
Class assignments and grading
Short and long radio pieces, group podcasts, in-class interviewing projects.
Class participation and quality of submitted stories.