Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />Michael Rees<br />School of Information Technology<br />@mrees<br />
Topics<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />2<br />
Vice-Chancellor T&L Grant Project<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />3<br />
Screencasting workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />4<br />
Vista Workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />5<br />
XP Workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />6<br />
Audio Hardware<br />Logitech Desktop USB Microphone<br />Behringer Podcast Studio: Mic plus mixer<br />Freestanding audio ...
Podcast Studio<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />8<br />
Wireless Microphone<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />9<br />
Screencast Software	<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />10<br />
© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />11<br />
Camtasia Capture<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />12<br />
Camtasia Studio Demo<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />13<br />
Video and Audio Formats<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />14<br />
Shorter Screencasts<br />Software demos, web applications<br />System utilities<br />Software development processes<br />T...
Screencast Audio<br />Additional narration<br />Narration substitution<br />Intro and outro music using Creative Commons l...
Screencasting Advice<br />Understand some audio engineering<br />Indulge in templates<br />Use prudent emphasis to enhance...
Screencasting Lite<br />Works best for talk and slides<br />Upload slides to http://www.slideshare.net<br />Upload audio t...
Immediate Screencasts<br />Jing and Jing Pro<br />Click the Jing sun<br />Drag screen area to record and decide if audio n...
Screencasts Online<br />Login to online screencast site<br />Site automatically loads Java applet and Flash movie<br />Cli...
Screencast Deployment<br />Upload to iLearn, and automatic streaming with IE, Windows Media Player using WMV format<br />U...
In Summary<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />22<br />
Resources<br />Bond Screencasting Wiki:<br />http://screencastbond.pbworks.com/<br />Talk links at:<br />http://dotdolfin....
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Seminar describing work on screencasting made possible by a Vice-Chancellor's T&L grant.

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  1. 1. Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />Michael Rees<br />School of Information Technology<br />@mrees<br />
  2. 2. Topics<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Vice-Chancellor T&L Grant Project<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Screencasting workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Vista Workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />5<br />
  6. 6. XP Workstation<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />6<br />
  7. 7. Audio Hardware<br />Logitech Desktop USB Microphone<br />Behringer Podcast Studio: Mic plus mixer<br />Freestanding audio recorder: Zoom H2<br />Lapel Mic plus M-Audio Fastrack Pro Mixer<br />Digital keyboard: M-Audio Axiom 49<br />Revolabs xTag USB Wireless Mic<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />7<br />
  8. 8. Podcast Studio<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Wireless Microphone<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />9<br />
  10. 10. Screencast Software <br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />10<br />
  11. 11. © 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />11<br />
  12. 12. Camtasia Capture<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />12<br />
  13. 13. Camtasia Studio Demo<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />13<br />
  14. 14. Video and Audio Formats<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />14<br />
  15. 15. Shorter Screencasts<br />Software demos, web applications<br />System utilities<br />Software development processes<br />Training for colleagues<br />Seminars, short talks at Bond and conferences<br />Major lesson: the shorter the screencast the better scripted the narration needs to be<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />15<br />
  16. 16. Screencast Audio<br />Additional narration<br />Narration substitution<br />Intro and outro music using Creative Commons licences: http://jamendo.com<br />Background music<br />Screencast music generation:<br />Garageband<br />Microsoft Photostory<br />Microsoft Songsmith<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />16<br />
  17. 17. Screencasting Advice<br />Understand some audio engineering<br />Indulge in templates<br />Use prudent emphasis to enhance learning<br />Learn from other, professional screencasts<br />Practice narrating<br />Be codec-smart, context-aware<br />Explore other video delivery mediums<br />How to Master Screencasts in 7 Steps<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />17<br />
  18. 18. Screencasting Lite<br />Works best for talk and slides<br />Upload slides to http://www.slideshare.net<br />Upload audio to public site like http://archive.org<br />Create a ‘slidecast’ on Slideshare by providing URL of audio file<br />Use slidecast editor to set slide change points to match the audio<br />Slidecast editing demo<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />18<br />
  19. 19. Immediate Screencasts<br />Jing and Jing Pro<br />Click the Jing sun<br />Drag screen area to record and decide if audio needed<br />Start screencast capture<br />Stop capture and trigger upload to Screencast.com or YouTube<br />Link to screencast left in clipboard<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />19<br />
  20. 20. Screencasts Online<br />Login to online screencast site<br />Site automatically loads Java applet and Flash movie<br />Click on ‘record now’ after selecting recording options<br />Operate the computer as normal and narrate into the mic if needed<br />Pause as needed and then stop the recording<br />On Screentoaster the save options are:<br />Upload to the Screencastle site as public/private, use URL for playback<br />Save screencast locally at .mov file; edit and use as required<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />20<br />
  21. 21. Screencast Deployment<br />Upload to iLearn, and automatic streaming with IE, Windows Media Player using WMV format<br />Upload to Screencast.com<br />Upload to archive.org<br />Upload to YouTube.com<br />Screencast collections on DVD and online using Camtasia<br />Vidcasts on favourite blogging site<br />Silverlight web site repository<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />21<br />
  22. 22. In Summary<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />22<br />
  23. 23. Resources<br />Bond Screencasting Wiki:<br />http://screencastbond.pbworks.com/<br />Talk links at:<br />http://dotdolfin.com/talks/#bondscreencast<br />© 2009 Michael Rees<br />Screencasting to Enhance Teaching Materials<br />23<br />
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