AFTRS Radio Training

Begins: 21 June 2011         Ends 23 June 2011

CATEGORY: RADIO TAGS: RADIO TRAINING

AFTRS Radio Training Three of PAW Media's radio staff are off to Sydney to participate in AFTRS Radio Refresher training thanks to AFTRS Indigenous Program . They'll be training alongside Gadigal/Koori radio broadcasters.

Here's what they'll be covering:

Session 1:

Aim: The aim of this session is to give all students an understanding of:

  • The different sectors and formats in the radio industry
  • The changing radio landscape
  • Your audience and what they want to hear
Objectives: At the end of the session students should be able to:

  • Identify the 3 main sectors in the radio industry
  • Discuss the potential impact of new technologies and trends
  • Discuss the merits and challenges of a variety of radio programming formats
  • Identify program’s primary and secondary audiences and content that will connect with their audience
Session 2:

Aim: To give all students an introduction to and an understanding of:

  • Vocal & Mic techniques for compelling presentation
  • How to effectively structure a voice break
  • The concept of radio as a one to one medium
  • Choosing approaches and selecting angles when presenting program content
  • Effective on air presentation techniques
Objectives:
 
At the end of this session students should be able to:

  • Structure a voice break incorporating all required station elements and program content
  • Writing for the radio medium, the idea of “write as you speak”
  • Communicate information, experiences or opinions clearly and succinctly
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