Using Media in Course Design

In this course, participants will learn how instructors can increase student engagement and enhance learning experiences, how to create focused video content, and how to integrate video resources into learning activities.



This self-paced course highlights two key aspects of using media to enhance teaching and learning: creating video content and integrating media in your course design.


In this course we will:

  • provide an overview of the theoretical frameworks guiding the process of academic video development,
  • discuss strategies you can use to create focused video resources for your course, and
  • share examples of how to integrate videos into learning activities to ensure greater student engagement and deeper learning.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is geared towards instructors who use media in designing their course materials. A basic familiarity with Canvas is recommended. Instructors new to Canvas should watch the Canvas Essentials recorded webinar prior to the workshop.