Module Title:Podcasting and Multi-Screen Production
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:8
Module Delivered In 2 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: experiential learning; flipped classroom; showcases; lecture; learning through creation.
Module Aim: To show mastery of media making and demonstrate professional media behaviours. To demonstrate knowledge of the theory underpinning media studies.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Create media texts for various contexts and audiences
LO2 Demonstrate professional behaviours common to media industries
LO3 Demonstrate a knowledge of the theories, concepts and methods that underpin media creation and approaches
Pre-requisite learning
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Podcasting and audio storytelling
Audio storytelling • radio performance, • running an production • radio techniques • taking briefs • building narratives • podcasting
Video and visual storytelling
• How to pre-produce and post produce video • Research/taking a brief • creating and editing video • executive decision making • making video for online platforms • building narratives • vlogging
Professional behaviours
• taking a brief • professional relationships • stages of production • working with an executive • deadlines and housekeeping • presenting at showcase
Media theory and practice
• Theories of radio • theories of video, visual arts and film • media viewings and critique •
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment30.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Open-book Examination Theory and viewing exercises examined through open book test(s) 3 30.00 n/a
No Project
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Students assessed on video and audio artefacts created 1,2,3 70.00 n/a
No End of Module Formal Examination

SETU Carlow Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Every Week 1.00
Lab/Lecture Every Week 3.00
Assignment Every Week 3.67
Total Hours 7.67

Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
SE300 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Content Creation and Social Media 7 Mandatory
CW_BHCPR_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Public Relations and Media 7 Mandatory