Getting Started with Zoom at DU

Zoom is cloud-based video communications service that offers the ability to create high-quality online meetings, classes, and events that leverages Instant Messaging, video conferencing, breakout rooms, screen-sharing, and whiteboards within one unified platform. Getting started with Zoom is easy.  Just login and connect! When you are ready, visit the University of Denver Zoom page at […]

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Kaltura – Common Questions

Important Notice: Users of DU VideoManager, DU CourseMedia videos (excluding images and audio), TechSmith Relay, Relay Wrangler, and faculty who are using videos in Canvas, will be impacted by the transition over to Kaltura, which will be a campus-wide rollout beginning in the Fall Quarter of 2019. What is Kaltura? The University of Denver has […]

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Using ZOOM to Record an Interview Video

Overview ZOOM allows you to record your computer webcam and voice to create a video that you can share with others. In this tutorial, we will illustrate how to use the ZOOM Cloud Recording option to record webcam interview and share the video with someone. What You Will Need A computer webcam and microphone. Many […]

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Kaltura – Activate Kaltura in Your Canvas Course

To add Kaltura to your Canvas course, follow these steps: Go to your Canvas course. Go to Settings. Go to the Navigation tab, Scroll down the page and click and drag the My Media and Media Gallery options to the main navigation area on top. Select Save. Note: If prompted to authorize Canvas to access your […]

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Kaltura – Adding a Single Video to Your Canvas Course

Overview Kaltura allows you to upload and share video, images. and audio files. You can share your media on Canvas pages, discussion board, assignments, and the Kaltura Media Gallery. Note: If you have not activated Kaltura in your Canvas course yet, please follow these instructions – How to activate Kaltura in my Canvas course. Adding […]

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Kaltura – Creating a Video Assignment in Canvas (instructor view)

Overview Video  Below are some instructions on how to create a Canvas video assignment for students. It’s a 4 step process: Instructor creates a video assignment in Canvas. Student use the Kaltura Capture software to record and upload their video. Student attaches their video to your Canvas assignment. Instructor grades the video using the […]

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Kaltura – Recording Instructions For Student Interviews

These instructions are for students that need to record themselves as part of a class assignment. What you will need: Kaltura activated in your Canvas course (instructor responsibility) Kaltura Capture, a free software available in your Canvas course. A quiet room with good lighting. A computer with a webcam and microphone. At least 2GB of free […]

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Kaltura – Submitting a Video Assignment (Student View)

If an instructor has created a video assignment as outlined in  “Kaltura – Creating a Video Assignment in Canvas“, the instructor can send the following instructions below to students to help them upload their video assignment using the Kaltura My Media tool. Note: If you do not see My Media in your Canvas course, please […]

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Kaltura – Screen and webcam recordings

Overview Video of Kaltura Personal Capture Kaltura Capture is a program that makes it easy for users to create and upload videos to Kaltura through Canvas or MediaSpace.  This software available for Windows or Mac. Kaltura Capture is available to all current faculty, staff, and students in Canvas. Learn how to activate Kaltura in Canvas. […]

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Kaltura – Editing Closed Captions

This article describes how to edit captions for videos you have uploaded into Kaltura. Please note that Kaltura will automatically create video captions for each video you upload. Captions might take 10-30 minutes to be produced depending on the duration of your video. The screenshots illustrate Kaltura within Canvas but the process is the same […]

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Kaltura – Video Editing Tools Overview

Kaltura Video Editing Tools gives video owners the ability to do minor editing after uploading a video to Canvas-Kaltura. Kaltura Video Editing Tools supports the following features: Interactive Video Quiz Creator Video Editor Clipping a media entry Trimming a media entry Chop and splice Tagging comments to the video timeline as navigation markers. Edit video captions […]

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Webcam Video Recording Tips

What are some tips when recording webcam videos? Camera angle: The camera should be straight and aligned with your eyes. Look at the small camera to establish eye contact with your viewers. Avoid the “up the nose” camera angle. Audio quality: Find a quiet room with minimal distracting background noise. Invest in a good quality […]

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Kaltura MediaSpace – Adding & Sharing Media

In this article, we will cover: What is DU MediaSpace? How do I login and upload media content into DU MediaSpace? How do I share my media with others? What is DU MediaSpace? DU Kaltura MediaSpace is a media management system designed to manage and share videos, images and audio files. Common uses for DU […]

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Kaltura MediaSpace – Video Channels and Galleries

DU MediaSpace offers the ability to create public, private, and restricted channels for your media (video, audio or images). What’s a channel? A channel is a password-protected area at DU MediaSpace that requires all users to login before they can access a set of videos. Beyond the basic login, some channels can have extra security […]

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Kaltura – Add Interactive Chapters and Slides

You can easily navigate through video content using slides and chapters in Kaltura Players using the Navigation Menu. You can add, edit, and delete chapters and slides (images, PowerPoint slides or PDF) when editing videos through the Kaltura media Timeline. Slides are automatically created when a presentation is recorded using the Kaltura Capture Desktop Recorder. […]

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Kaltura: Commenting on Media

You can comment on media, view comments by other users , reply to existing comments , and delete comments and replies . Allow comments for Media Gallery After you have activated Kaltura in your Canvas course, click Media Gallery in your course navigation. Click the Media Gallery edit icon. Make sure the Enable comments in […]

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Kaltura – Co-ownership of Videos

  Media owners can change the media ownership and are able to add co-editors and co-publishers  to their media. Co-editors can edit the entry’s details and metadata, trim media, replace media, edit captions, edit chapters, and edit slides. Co-editors cannot delete media or add new co-editors and co-publishers. Co-editors can see analytics data for the […]

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