Media, Writing, and Communications Certificate in Multimedia and Podcasting

Diploma Description

The Certificate in Multimedia and Podcasting prepares students to produce, edit, and post compelling human stories using a range of visual and audio digital content that can be applied across professions. You will develop narratives, learn best practices for conducting subject interviews, and acquire skills for how to engage audiences. You will also gain the technical skills to capture and edit digital media and publish to the web and social platforms. You will learn about post-production processes and gain an understanding of the editorial processes and tools used to achieve a finalized product. You will also build practical knowledge about importing recordings into a digital audio workstation (DAW), basic editing, building structural arrangements, and audio mixing.

Students enrolled in the Certificate in Multimedia and Podcasting take five required courses before choosing an advanced workshop elective in their chosen track of either Multimedia or Podcasting.

The Certificate in Multimedia and Podcasting is offered fully online and can be completed in as little as a year and a half. It must be completed within three years of taking the first certificate-eligible course.

For advisement please contact the Center for Applied Liberal Arts: (212) 998-7289 or sps.cala@nyu.edu

Must be completed within

3 years

Program Curriculum

COURSES THAT GIVE YOU THE SKILLS AND TRAINING YOU NEED TO START YOUR NEW CAREER

Program Curriculum

COURSES THAT PROVIDE FOUNDATIONAL INFORMATION IN THE FIELD WITH OPTIONS TO SPECIALIZE IN AN AREA RELEVANT TO YOUR NEEDS

REQUIRED COURSES

All Courses Required

Multimedia Storytelling

Multimedia storytelling has the power to provide context and depth to news stories, fundraising drives, marketing campaigns, and personal...

2022 Summer
1 section

Podcasting, Radio Reporting, and Storytelling

If you want to create a podcast or work in radio, learn everything you need to get started in this beginner’s workshop.

2022 Summer
1 section

Creating a Narrative Podcast

Acquire the training to launch your own story-driven podcast series, and leave the course with your own 15- to 20-minute pilot.

Post-Production Overview: Telling Stories with Sound or Visuals

Digital content is everywhere you look. No matter the medium, there is a post-production process that takes your idea from a bunch of raw...

2022 Summer
1 section

Audio Production and Sound Design

This course is for people who want to learn audio mixing basics and turn creative ideas into engaging audio content for podcasting, radio and...

ELECTIVE COURSES

Complete 1

Advanced Podcast Workshop

As a self-motivated emerging podcaster with editing experience a background in audio storytelling, get feedback on your work-in-progress.

Advanced Multimedia Storytelling Workshop

Humans have used stories to communicate for millennia; they are an essential part of how we relate to each other. The world today is...

General Admission Requirements

For those who have completed some college Completion of 32 credits with at least 2 years work experience OR 60 credits with no work experience required