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Kaltura Media Platform

  • WHAT IS KALTURA

    Kaltura is an external media management, authoring, and streaming system integrated within the Blackboard LMS.  It comes with an easy to use rich feature set.

    • Upload Videos, Images, and Audio
    • Embed YouTube Videos
    • Record Screen, Webcam, Audio, and Powerpoint
    • Create In-Video Quizzes
    • Sync Powerpoint Slides
    • Attach Captioning Files
    • Attach Supporting Materials (Word Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentations)
    • Insert Chapters and Slides
    • Create Clips and Trim Videos
    • Add Collaborators as Editors and Publishers
    • Share video among courses
    • Analytics
  • WHY WOULD I USE IT
    • Embed quizzes within video to let your students self-evaluate their learning
    • Easily associate caption files with video
    • Create a course media gallery (a YouTube like channel) that you and your students can use to  upload video, images and audio. Make it social and allow commenting.
    • Students can upload/create videos anywhere the Blackboard rich text editor is available, for instance, assignments, discussion forums, wikis, and even journals.
    • Student engagement (Intros, group work, etc)
    • Measure student engagement with video analytics.
    • It is easy to use and offers a secure and private method to embed media within your course.
    • Kaltura provides a better viewing experience by adapting to the best stream for the type of device and network connection.
  • HOW DO I GET STARTED
    See the video tutorials section or contact the Teaching and Learning Centre
  • Resources
  • WHERE DO I GET HELP

    The Teaching and Learning Centre can provide training to UOIT instructors who want to learn how use to use Kaltura. Email teachingandlearning@uoit.ca to set up a meeting.

  • Video Tutorials

    1. Adding the MyMedia Module

    2. Install CaptureSpace


    3. Upload a Video to the Media Gallery


    4. Adding Media to a Content Area


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