Narrative Podcast Pilot Development II
Continue developing your original podcast pilot and series in this second course in the sequence.
What you can learn.
- Develop a powerful elevator pitch for your series
- Establish your show’s voice and employ that tone in your series trailer
- Identify your ideal audience and how to engage them with your content
- Learn to format and distribute your content
About this course:This course is designed to teach you how to launch a narrative nonfiction or documentary podcast. You learn the art of the elevator pitch: how to establish your voice as a show and demonstrate that tone in your show trailer. You learn to identify your audience and engage them via your podcast on other digital platforms. We also discuss techniques to format and distribute your nonfiction series. The goal is to come away with a trailer and pitch deck that will help you tell—and sell!—your story to networks, advertisers, and listeners.
Summer 2021 Schedule
Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.
Enrollment limited to 15 students.
This course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.