Content for iTunes U can be created using a variety of recording
options such as camcorders, webcams, sound recording devices and
professional recording services.
- Audio (MP3 and AAC)
- Video (MPEG-4 with H.264 compression)
information about file formats, see the iTunes U Users
Any software that can create media in the correct audio or video
formats can be used to make a podcast. The easiest and most
effective tools include GarageBand and iMovie, applications
in the iLife suite of
programs available for Mac. QuickTime Pro is
recommended software that can be used on a Mac or a Windows based
Faculty and other instructors needing help recording or
creating files can contact the Teaching & Learning Center
(TLC) or your technology
Those creating podcasts for non-academic purposes should contact
node for assistance.
from Apple can be located on Apple's website.
Check the TLC
workshop schedule for workshop availability, dates, and times
available through the Teaching & Learning Center (TLC).
Editing workstations are available for faculty and staff use at
the Teaching & Learning
Center (TLC). Also check with your technology
node to see if additional options may be available.
Check with your technology
node to see what options may be available for borrowing
If you have further questions, please contact the UBlearns
Support and assistance for those creating podcasts for academic
use can also contact the Teaching & Learning Center
Problems with your UBITName or installing iTunes and be
addressed by the CIT Help
Also see answers
to frequently asked questions on the UB on iTunes U Find