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INTERVIEW RECORDING SKILLS

A 3 HOUR TRAINING COURSE


LMA, OCEAN TERMINAL, OCEAN DRIVE, EDINBURGH, EH6 6JJ

COURSE PROGRAMME

£290 for a 3 hour session for groups of up to 10 people

  •  Reminiscence Icebreaker
  •  Benefits of oral history and reminiscence
  •  Practical Interviewing Session - in pairs
  •  Role Play - discuss how best to conduct interview
  •  Practical Interviewing session – in pairs
  •  Consent, Copyright, Confidentiality
  •  Summary and transcription
  •  Discussing end products; books, exhibitions etc.

We use Olympus Digital Voice Recorders.

The training will provide an opportunity to share ideas and experiences.

BENEFITS OF REMINISCENCE


Recognise the importance of oral history

Understand the benefits of recording people’s stories

Be competent to conduct interviews

Be proficient in using recording equipment

Be aware of consent, copyright and confidentiality issues

Understand how to transcribe recordings

Look at ways to celebrate people’s stories in various mediums

PARTICIPANT LEARNING OUTCOMES


Understand how to conduct a successful recording

Be able to setup, operate and playback record equipment

Understand the use of various types of questions

Experience of carrying out a recording session

Understand the essentials of gaining consent to record and use