The CUNY J-School will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 2017. There are no classes on Nov. 24, but the campus will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jour76009

Topics in Audio Reporting

Radio Voice Workshop

Course Details

This course covers the basics of professional announcing for radio and podcasts. Fundamentals of speech and diction are taught, as well as microphone and interviewing techniques. Students will learn proper breathing techniques and understand how to use the dynamics of their voices to effectively communicate copy to an audience. The class will also focus on the importance of writing to voice. By the end of this course students will be able to write more conversationally, as well as deliver copy and conduct interviews in a more engaging manner.