Week 2 (PM): Audience

young people dance and listen to music using headphones at a silent disco
Audiences can be pretty diverse. Photo: Silent disco in Germany, Hauke Thimm Photography/CC/Wikimedia Commons

BY NICK BENNETT

This afternoon we’re going to simulate a content meeting and come up with ideas for a radio show.

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Week 2 (AM): Research and data gathering techniques

retro shot of journalists in a newspaper office
Retro newsroom. Photo: pxhere/CC

BY NICK BENNETT

Ultimately, you’ll develop your own strategies but your ideas and information may be sourced from:

      • Tip-offs from contacts
      • Your intuition and gut feel
      • Press releases
      • Events on the news-cycle
      • Other journalists, etc.

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Week 1 (23/7): Intro to Fri-yays

Radio host with headphones. Photo: Pixy.org/CC

BY NICK BENNETT

  • How On-Air, News Conference, and Live Socials work together
  • Sense of day

What specifically are we aiming to do in Radio Content & On Air?

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Producing and Presenting Week 1 (19/7): Here we go!

Photo: pxhere/CC0 Public Domain

BY NICK BENNETT

Step one: You’ve done Orientation – tick! Please be sure to complete, sign and return these two forms that have been emailed to you:

  1. Student Acknowledgement and
  2. Authority to Publish
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