Podcasting Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • Will my students stop coming to class if I record my lectures?
  • Why do I want to podcast?
  • How do I get started?
  • What types of files are acceptable for podcasting?
  • How can I get help with video podcasts?
  • Should I keep a copy of my own files after I upload them?
  • Can I podcast Copyrighted materials?
  • What is iTunes? What is iTunes U?
  • What's the difference between using the USD Podcasting Server and USD iTunes U?
  • What's the difference between Public and Private in iTunes U?
  • How do USD faculty, staff and students log-in to see USD only materials?
  • How do faculty get space on iTunes U?
  • Will my students need to pay for podcasts on iTunes U?
  • What's the difference between Get Tracks and Subscribe?
  • Can devices other than an iPod/iPhone be used with iTunes U?
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