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Course: Video in Teaching and Learning

ANU online

Video in Teaching and Learning is a two-part course offered by ANU Online. This course is part of an online series ANU Online are running called ‘Coffee Courses’ which includes a number of teaching and learning topics that may be of interest to our colleagues.

Part 1: Why video?

It will run from Monday, 7 August to Friday, 11 August 2017, with one short blog post on each day. There will be some material for you to work through and a short activity, which should take you 10-15 minutes in total.


  • Day 1: Why use video?
  • Day 2: What makes a good educational video?
  • Day 3: Adapting lectures into video
  • Day 4: Screen and tablet recording
  • Day 5: Exploring types of videos

All are welcome

We welcome all staff, including tutors, demonstrators, professional staff, and academics at the Australian National University to join us, as well as colleagues at other institutions. Professional development recognition is available for all ANU staff through HORUS. Log in to HORUS, and find the course called AOC008 – “Video in Teaching and Learning: Why Video?” under the Training Catalogue. To receive recognition, you will be required to post a comment on every blog.

More information

Read the blog post by the ANU Online team about the course and please feel free to contact us at with any questions.


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