Creating Audio Recordings

At times, you will be asked to create an audio recording for a foreign language course or a speech. Acceptable file formats include .mp3 and .mp4. If you already have software on your computer feel free to use it and make sure you save the file(s) using one the acceptable formats.

If you do not have audio recording software, we recommend the following free web-based service:

Recording within Buzz

The Buzz LMS (Learning Management System) offers built-in audio/video recording. For details on this Buzz feature refer to this page.

Recording Tips

  • When recording, wait a second or two after hitting the record button to start talking.
  • Also, be sure there are no distracting noises in the background.