Video in Training-good for demonstrations andillustrating concepts, ideas andexamples. They can be supportedby text, captions, diagrams, stillimages, descriptions, interviewsand interactions.-Cost has come down! $1000 aminute to…..$cheap as chips!
Video in TrainingYou can use Video to supportlearners to think out and presentworkplace processes and workflows using video.When you create your our ownvideos as a group with learnersas opposed to viewing othersfilms, it enhances interactionsand personalizes within thegroups.
Video in Training• Videos are good for illustration purposes.• They are supported by text and interactions.• 20 second video can replace a full page of text when trying to explain a detailed process
Video in Training• Use to highlight, freeze- frame or slow-motion an event/process• Using video to depict real scenario can make whole situation so much more engaging
Video in Training• Scaffolding activities using video ensures active learning – quizzes, decision making trees, scenarios, case studies and demonstrations can be enhanced by integrating video into the decision making and problem solving resources and examples available to the learner.
Video in Training• Promote identification with job roles, contexts and workplace processes• Can be story driven (narrative)• Support a range of learner preferences (visual, reflective learners)
Video sources•YouTube•Vimeo•Teacher Tube•Create your own! •Bloggie •iPhone/Android PhoneCapture tools•NetVideoHunter
iPhones iPads Tablets•Assessment Capture•Evidence of competency
Video Formats•The AVI Format•The Windows Media Format•The MPEG Format•The MOV Format•The RealVideo Format•The Shockwave (Flash) Format•The Flash Video Format•The Mobile Video Format 3gp
Video Codecs•Video files, which,uncompressed, are HUGE•Codecs can take a very largevideo file that can’t bedownloaded and make it into afile that can be “streamed”online•MOV•Flash Video (FLV)•h.264•AVI
Delivering video to our learners•How will we deliver to our learners? •CD/DVD •Intranet/Internet – LMS/Blog/Wiki etc •Will the viewer need a plug in on their browser to watch the video?•These decisions influence thecodec we will use to export the finalvideo
Learner Playback VLC Player•Plays most videos•Contains most codecs•Free – useful to distribute to learners http://www.videolan.org/vlc/features.php
Sequenced Still ImagesA series of still images thatclearly illustrate a task canbe very effective.Photos can be assembledin Picasa along with musicand text and exported as avideo http://picasa.google.com
Video Work Flow Edit and Add Edit and AddStoryboard Shoot Video Convert Transitions Convert Transitions & Script File (if Titles File (if Titles Audio necessary) Audio necessary) Voice Over Voice Over Publish to Export Export LMS, Blog, (Convert) (Convert) Test Test Website, Compress Compress Web 2
Hardware• Aspect Ratio• Standard Definition• High Definition (High-definition video or HD video refers to any video system of higher 16:9 resolution than standard-definition (SD) video, and most commonly involves display resolutions of 4:3 1,280×720 pixels (720p) or 1,920×1,080 pixels (1080i/1080p)
Camera Concepts• Zoom• Pan• Focus• Lighting• Storage System (DV Tape, HD, Disk)• Computer Capture (USB, Firewire, Bluetoooth)
Embedding Video•Embed a video into a Learning ManagementSystem - Moodle•Locate a video that you want to use in yourcourse by searching an online video sharing site.•When you have located a video you want to usecopy the Embed HTML Code.•Paste the code into your wiki, LMS, blog,website etc
POV• Point of view (POV) devices, such as camera glasses and video cameras, are an emerging technical innovation in the vocational education and training system.• allows trainers to create re-usable cost effective learning resources as well as enable learners to demonstrate skills
Video sharing• Use existing videos from video sharing sites.• Easy to embed or link too• Can also use as publishing source for Trainer and student videos http://www.youtube.com/ http://www.teachertube.com/ http://vimeo.com/
Video Activity 1• Have a go at mixing and editing together 7 source videos to make a short audio file:• There are seven files here in order to put them together that you can download from http://www.yum.vic.edu.au/TEMP/audio/mov / (click on each to play and to download right click on each and choose "Save Target As")• We will use the commercial programme – Adobe Premiere Elements
Video Activity 2• Have a go at recording an interview• Jot down 5 questions• Frame the interviewer• Position so not looking at camera• Maintain eye level• Don’t interrupt, Nod!• Import, Edit and Export after trimming, transitions, effects and titles• Export for web and DVD.
Video Activity 3• Have a go at recording a dialogue• Jot down 4 interactions between 2 people (eg Case Study or Scenario starter)• Film each character separately running through their lines• Maintain levels• Consider cut aways (nodding etc)• Edit the conversations together