Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

João Pedro Soares Fernandes

Adding multimedia to Moodle will make it paintings even tougher for you as a educating device. examine the simple manner how photos, video, audio, and maps can remodel your classes. No specific technical talents needed.


  • Gives rules to academics and running shoes on how you can use multimedia successfully in Moodle
  • Plenty of screenshots and a step by step procedure, with find out how to use basic and unfastened software program instruments and internet functions to enhance your course
  • Focus on either the construction of educational fabrics and the layout of scholars actions round multimedia the place they've got an energetic function in developing, discussing and assessing their work
  • Based at the improvement of a Moodle direction approximately track, with connections to different matters and a large diversity of activities

In Detail

Multimedia is a truly previous human activity. It has taken mankind virtually 30,000 years considering that portray on cave partitions to get a mixture of textual content, photograph, sound, and video all operating within the related medium, that's, in movies. eventually, after hundreds of thousands of years of human heritage, we will be able to all (not simply an elite few) create multimedia simply utilizing Moodle. Moodle was once outfitted round an idea of studying that occurs while a bunch of individuals build issues for each other, collaboratively making a small tradition of shared artifacts with shared meanings.

A tutorial-based consultant, with transparent illustrations and examples of the way to create, convert and upload multimedia to Moodle utilizing a number of loose e-learning software program instruments and net purposes. This e-book follows the layout of assets and actions for the direction “Music for daily life”. The projects awarded are fast and simple to do for lecturers and running shoes with busy schedules.

Giving readers an perception into the construction and integration of multimedia in Moodle courses.

Starting with photographs you are going to discover ways to create picture collages, screenshots and comedian strips. you then will observe audio and the way to extract audio from CDs to create a soundtrack for a film and a podcast. Later, you are going to use video to provide a trailer for a film, picture slideshows, on-line TVs and screencasts. Following that, you are going to increase an figuring out of interactive parts and internet conversation, comparable to on-line maps, interactive timelines or internet conferences. eventually, you'll examine multimedia quizzes and overview of multimedia assignments, finishing with basic concerns on copyright, licensing and safety.

A concentration of the publication is to teach readers that utilizing multimedia is not only approximately bettering guideline, but additionally bettering the ways that scholars can can now create multimedia simply, and percentage it with out nice effort.. To make this more uncomplicated, a few of the moodle tutorials within the booklet should be in keeping with actions designed for college students to create, talk about and verify each one other’s multimedia works.

What you are going to examine from this book

  • Create and edit photos, drawings, screenshots, audio, tune, and video
  • Understand copyright and licensing of multimedia works, really public area and artistic commons licenses
  • Discover simple systems to create video clips with easy gear so as to add as path assets and activities
  • Download and submit movies in on-line video sharing services
  • Convert among numerous video codecs and combine them in Moodle
  • Develop multimedia parts similar to interactive ground planners, interactive shows, on-line maps, diagrams, idea maps and timelines utilizing net purposes and mix them with Moodle
  • Learn how you can engage with scholars in real-time utilizing synchronous verbal exchange and reveal sharing applications

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