Podcasting (P4077)

30 credits, Level 5

Spring teaching

This module focuses on the methods, processes and research techniques involved in the development of podcast projects from ideation and conceptualisation through to distribution. You will learn how to develop projects which resonate with the distinctiveness of podcasting as an audio medium through listenings, critical readings and practical exercises.


76%: Practical (Practical, Workshop)
24%: Seminar


100%: Coursework (Portfolio)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 300 hours of work. This breaks down into about 33 hours of contact time and about 267 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2024/25. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to feedback, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let you know of any material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: