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Tag: video

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Assessing students with video #3: Examples from HE

July 5th, 2016 at 09:07

In the third in our series about assessing students by asking them to create videos, we look at three examples from other HE institutions in the past few years. Professor Marcos Martinon-Torres, UCL Archaeology, used video to boost student engagement in an undergraduate archeaometallurgy module. In the blog post Would a student travel 270 miles [...]

Copyright and e-learning: recording of T & L Seminar on 9 Mar 2016

April 20th, 2016 at 08:04

On 9 March 2016 our Teaching and Learning Seminar was on Copyright and e-learning: everything you need to know but were afraid to ask, with Tony Simmonds as our speaker, aiming to bust myths about copyright and map out the real dos and don’ts, giving staff confidence to reuse images, video and text to support [...]

Navigating the video stream

2 November 28th, 2012 at 09:11

Not that long ago it seemed that Flash had come of age. It had grown from being an annoyance on the web to being almost universally used to deliver video (on YouTube and many other video sharing sites). However times move on and Flash is now on the way out. Apple have consistently refused to [...]

Interested in video for Teaching and Learning?

February 7th, 2012 at 12:02

The next e-learning community meeting is tomorrow, Wednesday Feb 8th in UP Pope C15 1:00-2:00 (note later time than usual). We’re looking at Planning and Working on Video Projects As a taster you might want to look at a a couple of videos: e.g.,  Sacred Calendar: Pentecost  and Why Study…Early Christianity   from one of our speakers, Thomas [...]

e-Learning Community: Working on Video Projects

February 1st, 2012 at 11:02

On Weds 8th February 2012, the e-learning community will explore… Planning and Working on Video Projects The session we shall have three speakers from diverse parts of the University: Theology and Religious Studies, Archaeology and Mathematical Sciences. They will address the questions: (1)    “What is it like to work with the video team?” This may [...]

JISC MediaHub

January 20th, 2012 at 04:01

Launched in August last year, JISC MediaHub is a multimedia platform offering a wealth of digital image, video and audio collections accessible from a single interface. The platform offers access to free-at-the-point-of-use images, video and audio content licensed for educational and research use, via an easy-to-use interface, cross-searching across all the collections and the ability [...]

Video Training in 2012

December 21st, 2011 at 09:12

Updated 9th Janaury 2012 Once again the Video Production Group are offering free one day taster courses in video production throughout 2012. You will spend the morning gaining an understanding about video theory as well as camera techniques. In the afternoon you will be introduced to Avid Media Composer and the basics of non linear [...]

Learning in motion: the BBC Motion Gallery [Guest post]

February 17th, 2011 at 09:02

We recently had the chance to trial Box of Broadcasts – a BBC subscription service enabling staff and students to record and watch BBC programmes. Chris Middleton, Head of Academic Services, Information Services, tells us about another service, the BBC Motion Gallery, in this Guest Post: Through a JISC arrangement, the University has access to the [...]

Video around Nottingham

January 17th, 2011 at 08:01

The TV & Video Production Unit within the Learning Technology Section are currently looking at the use of video around the University. As well as providing a full video production service, the Video Production Team based at King’s Meadow also offer facilities, training and support to anyone involved in using video in their work/teaching/learning. In [...]

Advent Calendar Day #15: Inspiring video

December 15th, 2010 at 08:12

Michael Wesch is Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology Kansas State University specialising in research into the anthropology of the web.  His two most well known YouTube videos are well worth checking out if you have not already seen them: “Web 2.0 … The Machine is Us/ing Us” and “A vision of students today” Closer to [...]