Published: Tue, 23 Sep 2008 22:58:12 +0000Copyright: Material released under Creative Commons Attribution Licence.
Tue, 23 Sep 2008 22:53:20 +0000We went from discussing a framework for press releases to camera tossing to cover music that fell into our delicious account–all during a typical day in the creative multimedia degree programme at Tipperary Institute. The “framework for press release” lecture is part of the Media Writing programme. Today’s in-class tasking asked students to reverse engineer [...]
Thu, 18 Sep 2008 10:34:00 +0000ALTHOUGH THE POOR BLOG is creaking at the seams (its comments are broken badly) we have a 24-minute [17 MB MP3 file] Educast 113 podcast recorded during the creative multimedia degree programme at Tipperary Institute that’s worth sharing. A lot of the podcast dips in and out of Twitter with the whines and the wisdom [...]
Tue, 16 Sep 2008 14:59:01 +0000We’re looking at creativity through different perspectives today on Educast 112, starting first with an acoustical cover of “With or Without You” and then listening to students who have read what Ed Catmull says about nurturing creativity in Pixar. It’s all part of a 26-minute [19 MB 96 kbps file] MP3 that we created today [...]
Sun, 14 Sep 2008 22:52:34 +0000This podcast from County Kilkenny includes comments from third level students, music from Goldfrapp and Bobbie McFerrin and the delightful voice of Dean Whitbrea.
Thu, 24 Jan 2008 19:40:11 +0000When 25 Leaving Cert students descend into the middle of a third level creative multimedia programme you might expect something interesting would unfold. And that’s what happened today during a short 55-minute classroom session that explained podcasting while teenagers hearing about the idea–some for the first time–snapped together a short 24-minute [21 MB 96 kbps [...]
Wed, 14 Nov 2007 23:04:12 +0000We recorded students with an aptitude in mathematics as they discovered science and engineering during a hands-on special event held in Tipperary Institute during Science Week Ireland. The 35-minute [25 MB 96 kbps MP3 file] podcast gives listeners an insight about the role science plays in the production of computer games. Second level students learned [...]
Mon, 05 Nov 2007 15:00:55 +0000The Media Writing class in Tipperary Institute spent a tutorial session digging into the story behind the sounds in various clips we analysed from the big screen. The clips form part of Educast 105 [17.6 MB 96 kbps MP3 file] and are complemented by a Media Writing worksheet on “writing the soundscapes“. As a bonus, [...]
Thu, 01 Nov 2007 23:00:18 +0000We continue our exploration of Online Meeting Rooms, very efficient technology that we have occasionally called the “open meeting rooms” because we have brought people to Limerick OpenCoffee through virtual meeting rooms. Today’s conversation recorded comments from Bernie Goldbach, Joe Garde, Gabriela Avram, Ken McGuire, James Corbett, John Jennings and Brendan Lally. This podcast, recorded [...]
Sun, 12 Aug 2007 14:51:54 +0000We are heading off across the ridgelines separating Tipperary from Kilkenny, then into an area along the King’s River where large pieces of visual art are installed in the ruins of Kells Priory. It’s a short 9-minute [6.6 MB 96 kbps MP3 file] drive with two tracks laid in behind some talk that prefaces a [...]
Fri, 10 Aug 2007 20:32:52 +0000WE LEARNED ABOUT eBay’s ecosystem yesterday in a conversation we recorded with the lads behind Auctomatic and their unedited commentary runs alongside questions from those attending Limerick OpenCoffee, people listening to the live video on Ustream.tv and others following Twitter texts and Jaiku IrishOpenCoffee channel items. The 56-minute [47.3 MB 96 kbps MP3 file] podcast [...]