A Podcast is just a digital media (audio) file that allows students to listen to a lecture at anytime or anywhere on a computer or audio device.
Podcasts can be used to supplement existing educational material within a module and allows the students to have the information from lectures at their disposal portably. They offer the opportunity to provide information to students in a variety of ways to better meet the diverse learning styles of students.
There are three main types of podcasts:
A Basic Audio Podcast
An Enhanced Podcast
A Vodcast (Video Podcast)
Learn how to create a podcast
To learn more about how to create a Podcast, follow the Business eLearning tutorials
Podcasts from Other Sources
The Financial Times website contains an audio podcast page which features regular business related podcasts from expert commentators and writers.
Podcasts can be downloaded directly from the FT website or simply shared with your students.
Sample podcast from ft.com website: Launch Podcast in Pop-up player