The initial launch of iTunes U mainly showcases content that is of interest to the wider community and serves as a taster of the University.
Sub-channels will be made available to any interested official unit within the University who want to expose their own content to a wider audience.
Potentially this could be used for promotional content or learning materials.
If you are a member of staff and wish to discuss how you can contribute a podcast from your department, college, or school, then please contact the Web Publishing Team.
You can also consult our guide to online video publishing at the University.
In general you will have to make your own arrangements for recordings and hosting, but in some cases - such as high profile public speakers - some assistance may be available.
Advice and support on video recording and production is available from the Video Production Unit:
The IS Multi-media Team can provide advice and assistance with hosting your content and general advice on the podcast service:
Marketing and promotional assistance is available from Communications and Marketing:
This article was published on Feb 7, 2012