Welcome to the Technologies Module! This module will give you an overview of and practice with various screencasting tools and online tutorials. Learning outcome and syllabus are listed below.
Lori Bell - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Marilyn Arnone - email@example.com
Arden Kirkland - dflprojectcoordinator@gmail.
By the end of this module, you will be able to:
Identify a variety of screencasting and online tutorial creation software
Evaluate screencasting and online tutorial software
Identify 2 library online screencasts or tutorials and evaluate them
Identify best practices for creating screencasts and tutorials
Further develop the outline or script created in the Foundation module for a 5 minute screencast or tutorial(not all topics in the outline or script have to be included)
Select a screencasting software and create a 5 minute screencast or tutorial to be uploaded to the circle forum
Provide peer feedback to at least 2 other students on their screencast or tutorial
Topic 1. Overview and Demonstrations of Instructional Tools
Recorded Lecture on screencasting and creating online tutorials - http://learningtimes.
Optional live discussion will be offered in Adobe connect on selecting and evaluating software for screencasting.
Learning Activity 1 - Look at library sites and pick out 2 screencasts or online tutorials you think are excellent. These can be from any type of library that interests you. Post the link to them to the discussion board and why you think they are high quality in a paragraph or two. Explain the best practices you think these tutorials are using. What learning needs do you think these screencasts meet?
Topic 3: Screencasting Your Tutorial