Posts tagged "Media Literacy"
Calling all NTU staff!
Want to know more about using digital technology, but short of time? Then come along to the Organisational Development’s Summer Digital Taster Event!
Summer Digital Taster Event
Tuesday 19 J
Over the past two months I wrote blog posts on how you can add Lynda.com resources to your NOW learning rooms:
How to add Lynda.com resources to your NOW learning room. Part 1 – linking, and
How to add Lynda.
In one of the previous posts I talked about offering Lynda.com resources to students in your NOW learning room through providing links to playlists, courses and videos (How to add Lynda.com resources to your NOW learning room.
You may have already started thinking about setting up your NOW learning rooms for the next academic year.
In the previous posts we talked about how to get started with Lynda.
..then come along to CPLD’s Digital Taster Event at Clifton campus on Wednesday, 16 November. The event is open to all NTU staff.
Digital Taster Menu
Smarten up your NOW homepage.
Acting on student feedback from the NTSU, lecture capture equipment has been installed into all teaching rooms with a capacity of at least 50 students. The system is based on audio recording that links to PowerPoint or other visuals.
Have you ever wanted to show your video to students frame by frame to explain a particular process? You can do it very easily with a free online service called Anilyzer.
Simply go to anilyzer.
Did you know that most YouTube videos have subtitles and that you can switch on automatic translation into other languages? Well, the latter still requires major improvements – I tried it with various languages I know – but it can be better than
If you are using YouTube for learning and teaching activities, you are probably familiar with inserting a link to an online video into your PowerPoint presentation, Word document or a NOW learning room content page.
At one of the Office surgeries I recently delivered, I helped a member of staff to format images in PowerPoint. We also covered image attribution.