Spice up your Moodle courses by adding multimedia using Packt’s new book and eBook.

November 2013 | e-Learning, Moodle, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Moodle 2.5 Multimedia, which gives readers an insight into the creation and integration of multimedia in Moodle courses. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The print book is 337 pages long and is competitively priced at $44.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $21.59.

About the author:
João Fernandes is a science teacher from Portugal who has been working on Moodle since 2004. He has been involved in several Moodle initiatives at school, university, and government levels. This has been as a teacher, trainer, course and content developer, manager, consultant, designer, and researcher.

Moodle is a software package for producing Internet-based courses and websites. It is a global development project designed to support a social constructionist framework of education.

Moodle 2.5 Multimedia is a tutorial-based guide, with clear illustrations and examples of how to create, convert, and add multimedia to Moodle using a range of free e-learning software tools and web applications. This book follows the design of resources and activities for the example course Music for everyday life. The tasks presented are quick and easy to do for teachers and trainers with busy schedules.

The following are the chapters in the book:
Chapter 1: Getting Ready for Multimedia in Moodle
Chapter 2: Picture This
Chapter 3: Sound and Music
Chapter 4: Video
Chapter 5: Understanding Web-based Applications and Other Multimedia Forms
Chapter 6: Multimedia and Assessments
Chapter 7: Synchronous Communication and Interaction
Chapter 8: Common Multimedia Issues in Moodle

Teachers and trainers with no technical background looking to spice up their Moodle courses with multimedia will find this book an indispensable resource. For more information, please visit http://www.packtpub.com/moodle-2-5-multimedia/book.


Moodle 2.5 Multimedia
Create and integrate multimedia in Moodle courses

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/moodle-2-5-multimedia/book

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