Kaltura can be used to record and upload videos. You can either record them directly into Canvas or upload existing videos. Kaltura is both:
1. a place to store your media [videos, audio (e.g. podcasts), and images] – a repository/library
2. a software solution that you can use to record new videos (including your computer screen)
Many faculty and students will tend to use Kaltura in conjunction with Canvas, but staff can also use Kaltura to post videos to department web pages. This video (and other media) management system allows faculty and students to create teaching and learning materials, video assignments, record lectures for online/distance learning, and provides an option for in-video quizzing. Non-academic departments might record videos for:
To locate your videos in Canvas:
1. Select "Courses" from the vertical menu on the left side. You will see the courses to which you have access.
(By the way, you can customize which courses are displayed to you by clicking on "All Courses" and selecting the "star" icon which courses to display.)
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Potential benefits of Adding Video to Your Canvas Course: