Multimedia objects such as video lectures, podcasts, blogs, or wikis can be used to increase learning and enhance engagement for students in online courses. Faculty are encouraged to attend training found on the Training Calendar for novice as well as advanced training in multimedia creation.
Technology training, pedagogy and best practices related to multimedia are provided to faculty through Distance Education. The Multimedia Specialist will provide individualized training or can be booked for departmental training sessions in the following:
Blackboard Collaborate 12.5
Wimba Live Classroom
Wimba Voice Tools
BlackBoard Instant Messenger
Campus Pack Fusion Making_it_easy_to_use_Campus_Pack.pdf
Final Cut Pro
Adobe Creative Suite 5 (Basic Use Cases)
For advanced sessions in web page creation or the Microsoft Suite, please visit the Professional Development opportunities provided by Extended Education. You may also email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Also, equipment for media creation is available to Faculty for check out for limited time periods. Examples of available equipment are:
Digital Voice Recorders
1 Video Projection Screen
Check out equipment by emailing email@example.com with your needs. Please notify Distance Education of your needs at least 3-5 days in advance.