Stories from the classroom – Learning Anywhere, Anytime (Maurice Sheridan)

Learning Anywhere, Anytime – Using Technology to Model Complex Processes Course: Accounting in Organisations and Society, offered in the Associate Degree in Business, Diploma of Commerce and Diploma of Accounting Maurice Sheridan utilises the technology of document cameras in the class room to create recordings of exercises demonstrated in cl...

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Enrich Your Courses with Video

The Library subscribes to a vast array of online video products. You can use these licensed products in Blackboard, Google Sites and Lecture Capture.  The Library have prepared practical step-by-step guides to show you how to make the most of the videos from the Library and beyond.  You can find out how to build playlists, create clips […]

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DIY Video Guide

There are a variety of ways video can be used in education, such as: add ‘life to a key concept or area of study; help to explain a complex idea; enhance student engagement. The following guide provides self-help guides on how to create various educational videos.

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Creating Educational Videos Using an iPad or iPhone

The following guide was developed for a ADG Tech Talk Tuesday PD session.  In this session staff were given tips and hints on how to use their iPad or iPhone for creating head to camera short videos which were then uploaded to their RMIT staff account on YouTube.

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Virtual Student Consultation Hours

Synchronous communication/collaboration tools such as Blackboard Collaborate, Google Hangouts and Skype can be used to hold virtual student consultation hours. These types of tools enable video and audio web conferencing, as well as text-based chat, and allows users to share screens and files.  You can conduct virtual student consultation hours for...

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Providing Student Feedback Online

There are a variety of educational technology tools that you can use to provide formative and summative feedback to your students. The guide below outlines tools that you can use at RMIT. Additional Resources: Best Methods and Tools for Online Educators to Give Students Helpful and Meaningful Feedback

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Videolicious APP

Videolicious is a simple to use video production app, which is free for personal use.  You basically setup a template you want to use and then in 3 steps compile your completed video. Step 1, requires you to select the video files or photos you want to include in your production, there is a limit […]

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EchoSystem Lecture Recordings

EchoSystem enables students to playback media in various formats suitable to their internet connection, including streaming or downloading audio or video files and subscribing to podcasts and vodcasts. In addition, EchoSystem offers a media-rich interface, with functionality like scene detection, keyword search, bookmarks and the ability to track s...

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Enhancing Blackboard Using Video

Short videos outlining key concepts in a course can be used to add ‘life’ to an area of study; help to explain a complex idea; or enhance student engagement. They can also be used to personalise your course by replacing text announcements and feedback. The guide below is designed to assist staff in creating their own video to […]

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