Introduction to Audio Documentary

Course Number: 
DOCST 135S / 735S
Course Instructor: 
John Biewen
Location: 
CDS, Bridges 201
Days and Times: 
Tu 3:05 p.m.-5:35 p.m.
Course Category: 
Audio
Course Type: 
Normal
Course Level: 
Beginning
Crosslisting(s): 
PJMS 135S

Recording techniques and audio mixing on digital editing software for the production of audio (radio) documentaries. Various approaches to audio documentary work, from the journalistic to the personal; use of fieldwork to explore cultural differences. Stories told through audio, using National Public Radio-style form, focusing on a particular social concern such as war and peace, death and dying, civil rights.