This episode we discuss the benefits and proper ways to include audio with your visual presentations (read ‘PowerPoint’).
Dual Code Theory was originally purposed by Alan Paivio, a former Mr.Canada, in 1971. I won’t be able to do the science justice, but the theory basically states that humans create memories through two channels, visual and audio. For a more comprehensive description of the science head over to this link at Stanford. This was a the quote I read during the podcast. Continue reading
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I just recorded the second episode and I think it turned out alright. I went out the the local Guitar Center and picked up some acoustic foam. I created a small box that my microphone goes into, which is a whole lot more affordable than covering a whole room with the stuff. I think it makes a difference in the audio quality but there is always room for improvement.
Here’s where the idea came from: http://youtu.be/CV5Rl-IK-eo Thanks Jake Ludington for the DIY!
Learning all the time!