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Radio Broadcasting (Introduction to Radio)

Learn the art of radio broadcasting.

Course details


Go behind the microphone and find out how a radio station works and how radio shows are put together. Our experienced tutor will reveal some studio secrets, offer insights on how to get a job at a radio station, and let you get hands-on with the equipment in our fully-equipped broadcast studio. This course offers a unique opportunity to learn how radio is made.

What's covered?

The general topics covered on this course have been outlined below.

  • An overview of the UK radio industry
  • Who’s who at a radio station
  • Broadcast rules, licensing and copyright
  • The broadcast clock – An hour of radio
  • Playlists and scheduling
  • Using the studio equipment
  • Jingles, adverts and production

How will my work be assessed?

There is no formal assessment for this course.

What can I do after this?

On completion of this course you may wish to progress onto other related Adult Short Courses

The only entry requirement needed for our evening and weekend courses is enthusiasm and a desire to learn a new skill or hobby.

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  2. Check the Entry requirements above.
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  4. Click the button to apply or make an enquiry.

If you have any questions, a course adviser is here to help you.

  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Thursday, June 6, 2019
  • Attendance Weekend
  • Duration 3 wks weekends (3 hrs) / 4 wks evenings (2.5 hrs)
  • Cost £98.00
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