Communicating through electronic media presents many unique challenges and opportunities. While incorporating basic research and communication skills, electronic media is a new rhetorical environment, significantly different from print. This course will explore the new style of writing on the World Wide Web and will introduce you to the tools you need to develop an effective Web presence.
Module 3: Adding Audio and Video
You’ll learn what makes for good audio and visuals by first examining examples then using your smartphone and/or digital recorder to record and upload audio and video. You’ll learn audio editing and see how integrating sound bites and narration into a post can create the message you want. By the end of these sessions, you will publish a slideshow to YouTube and embed it on the Web, putting it all together to enhance your website.
Required preparation: Must have a smartphone or digital recording device