INITIAL THOUGHTS Students expect audiovisual media Already immersed YouTube iTunes Hulu 2010 & 2011 eLearning needs assessment Downloadable or streaming lectures received highest score Application Videos Introductions, lectures, feedback, etc. Podcasts Lectures, walkthroughs, feedback, etc.
CREATING Hardware Range of options Inexpensive to high-end, novice to expert Practical solutions eLearning Department Webcam FLIP Possible, additional hardware SD card Digital cassette Cables Lights Stand
CREATING Software Moving beyond video capture Range of options Inexpensive to high-end, novice to expert Practical solutions eLearning Department iMovie (Mac) Windows (Live) Movie Maker Virtual Dub (Audiovisual, open source) Audacity (Audio-only, open source) Adobe Premiere Pro
CREATING General tips Audiovideo: More informational bang for the buck Audio-only: Can store more in short-term memory Limit either format to 3-5 minutes if possible Create bullet list of talking points and/or script Practice, practice, practice Explore YouTube and other sites for instruction Search for your hardware and software You will likely locate multiple tutorials and stories
UPLOADING Hosting services NCTC eLearning Department SproutVideo YouTube Yahoo! Video TeacherTube Wikipedia list of video hosting services Over 50 services listed
EMBEDDING1. Once the video is online, you will see a string of text to the right of the word “Embed” on the page with the video. Highlight and copy all of this text.
EMBEDDING2. With the “Embed” text copied, go to the Lessons tab of the ANGEL course where you are going to embed the video.3. Click the “Add Content” link at the top and choose “Page” from the list of items.4. Give the page a relevant title and, optionally, set dates on the Access tab if you do not want this video to always be available to students.5. Still in the settings of your newly created page, place your cursor in the “Page Text” box.6. At the bottom right of the HTML Editor will be a “Source” button – click it one time.
EMBEDDING7. With the Source button pressed, paste the text you copied from the video into the “Page Text” box.
EMBEDDING8. With the text pasted in, click “Save” at the bottom left. That’s it! Your page will appear on the Lessons tab and you can click it to view the embedded video.