For Seniors: Download Free Podcasts from iTunes U
iTunes U is a compilation of free online courses from universities and other providers, available through iTunes. Courses at iTunes U are presented in podcasts, and are easily playable on your iPad 2.
With iTunes U, you can satisfy your curiosity on a number of subjects, and continue to grow and learn. Best of all, since iTunes U is free, your continuing education won't cost you a cent!
Start iTunes and tap the iTunes U button in the row of buttons at the bottom of the screen.
Featured podcasts at iTunes U appear.
Tap one of the three buttons at the bottom of the screen.
Your choices include: Universities & Colleges, Beyond Campus, or K-12. After you make a choice, a list of related podcasts appear, such as K-12 podcasts.
Tap an item to select the source for a course.
That provider’s page appears.
To return to the main iTunes U screen, just tap the button labeled iTunes U (located in the top left corner of the screen).
Tap either the Next or Previous button to scroll through offerings, and tap a selection.
A list of segments of the course appear.
Tap the Free button next to a course, and then tap the green Download button that appears.
The course begins downloading.