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Moodle Day 2 – PM
May 4, 2011, 8:09 pm
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Moodlemoot – 2011 – May 3rd- Edmonton

Afternoon Session Part 1

Developing Media for Different Modes of Delivery – Jamie Lundrigan

http://vimeo.com/22944189 – video for Portage College 

Media Used in a Moodle Classroom

Instructional Videos –  Camtasia www.techsmith.com/camtasia Screen capture software, this is done for instruction video to introduce themselves. Give a face to the students.

Xxtranormal www.xtranormal.com – used in the course content,
Voki www.voki.com – used to create animations in their course
Sitepal www.sitepal.com – can use picture of yourselves, it will talk and tell students what you want them to hear.

They develop site animations in house to help make their course interesting.
Captivate www.adobe.com/captivate  – used for quizzes and test
Adobe Presenter www.adobe.com/products/presenter/
 – similar to PowerPoint for presentations

Equipment Used:
Flip Camera
Snowball Microphone
Sony Camera
Audio Editing – Headphones that cover the entire ear
High dealings of transferring files and editing so different monitors are used.
Green Screen with three lights – used for different areas of the school, online course,
File Size and Bandwidth – they use remote learner,
High End video files have to be 64MB- all videos must be smaller size and have to be edited down. The video files have to no more than three minutes

Video Tips

White Balance – Auto white balance is ok, but if you use a white paper it works better.
Focus – for same position use manual focus and focus on eye, if moving around make sure to use auto focus
Audio – don’t be to close to the microphone it will make popping sounds, speak at normal rate and tone, make sure to talk like you are talking to a peer and not a student
Microphone – use professional microphone
Broadcast Room

–       Paint the wall white make it looks like a never ending space
–       Portage college http://portagecollege.ca
–       Moodle http://moodle.portagecollege.ca:

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