"This is a significant investment which will transform teaching and learning here at
The University had captured lectures previously on a limited scale, but sought to create a larger initiative with a single video platform that integrates with its Blackboard learning management system. The University will capture rich video recordings of lectures and other teaching activities with Mediasite, giving students a flexible and personalized approach to learning.
Because the initiative will be backed by Mediasite Enterprise Video Platform, all content will be searchable, secure and managed in one place. The University expects to capture about 50,000 hours of content annually.
"We know our students learn in different ways, so as well as attending lectures, this gives them the opportunity to engage with the materials wherever they may be and at their own pace. Whether that's going over topics that are particularly complex or using recordings to help with revision, this new system will provide over 30,000 students with outstanding resources to support their learning," Morris said.
Additionally, all faculty and students will have access to the My Mediasite environment for creating and managing video-based training modules, lectures and assignments from desktops or mobile devices. They will be able to share their content on internal digital channels made available through a new campus video portal powered by Mediasite.
Prior to selecting Mediasite, the University completed an extensive assessment of available lecture capture and video content management solutions.
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