In an online environment, most students will forgive lousy video or technical issues arising from connectivity. However, audio quality is imperative. Good audio is particularly important because many students listen to lectures in podcast form without visual cues. Furthermore, international students tend to rely on good audio and being able to re-watch at later dates due to English not being their primary language.
To ensure the highest possible audio for your classes (both asynchronous and synchronous) – Price will offer a choice of microphones to all faculty who are teaching in the fall free of charge. These microphones can be shipped wherever is most convenient.
Three options are available:
Due to current fiscal year constraints, please do not request one if you already have a working headset or microphone.
Once you order your microphone, follow these instructions on how to change your Zoom audio settings.