Building an E-learning Course with Camtasia Studio 8 [Video]

Building an E-learning Course with Camtasia Studio 8 [Video]

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Joe Deegan

Successfully develop interactive e-learning courses by harnessing the cutting edge features of Camtasia Studio 8
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Video Details

ISBN 139781783559466
Course Length1 hour 46 mins

About This Video

  • Design and develop effective e-learning courses that will keep your students engaged
  • Provide resources for your students that will take learning beyond the walls of the traditional classroom
  • Make your Camtasia e-learning projects available online and track the results using Camtasia’s built-in features and SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model)

Who This Video Is For

This is the course for you if you are an instructional designer, teacher, corporate trainer, or anybody who wants to take learning beyond the walls of the classroom by creating e-learning courses using Camtasia. Whether you are a beginner or have experience developing e-learning courses, you will take away valuable lessons that will help you get the best out of Camtasia Studio 8.

Table of Contents

Getting Started with Camtasia
The Course Overview
A Tour of Camtasia Studio 8
Planning Your E-Learning Project
Creating a Storyboard
The Project Workflow
Configuring Project Settings
Camtasia Fundamentals
Importing Media
Creating the Title Clips
Using Transitions
Recording Narration
Creating Screencasts
Preparing to Record
Recording Your Screen
Trimming and Cutting
Using Callouts
Capturing Lectures
Recording Yourself
Recording PowerPoint Presentations
Applying the Green Screen Effect
Adding Interactivity
Creating Quizzes
Creating Scenario-based Assessments Using Hotspots
Creating a Table of Contents
Publishing Your Project
Publishing Your Project
Customizing the Player
Publishing to YouTube
Publishing a SCORM Package
Putting Camtasia to Extra Use
Using Camtasia with Other E-Learning Authoring Tools
Embedding Camtasia Videos in a Web Page

What You Will Learn

  • Get familiar with Camtasia’s layout and workflow to start developing an e-learning course
  • Plan your project by creating a storyboard and configuring Camtasia’s default project settings
  • Use fundamental features such as title clips, transitions, importing media clips, and recording audio in every Camtasia project
  • Record and edit screencasts to add a professional look and feel
  • Capture lectures and record live presentations so that they can be viewed online or within e-learning courses
  • Add interactivity with quizzes and hotspots
  • Publish your project through a learning management system such as Moodle or Blackboard
  • Share your e-learning project with the world by reviewing Camtasia’s publishing options

In Detail

Camtasia Studio 8 is the industry leading tool in the e-learning industry, and is the most powerful due to its cutting edge features, making it easy for even first-time users to create an effective e-learning course quickly.

This tutorial shows you how to create interactive e-learning courses by making the most out of Camtasia. Follow along with detailed video demonstrations covering everything you need to know to use Camtasia to create screencasts, record presentations, and develop interactive e-learning courses.

This course goes beyond the basics to teach you how to overcome challenges specific to e-learning. It starts off by introducing you to Camtasia and then digs deeper into its potential by showing you how to use its features to create compelling content for your courses. The tutorial guides you on how to plan an e-learning project with the help of storyboards, and configure default project settings. You’ll also learn how to add interactivity to your course by including quizzes, hotspots, and using SCORM to track results. Finally, you’ll learn how to “flip the classroom” to record presentations and make them available online.

Style and Approach

Packt video courses are designed to cover the breadth of the topic in short, hands-on, task-based videos. Each course is divided into short manageable sections, so you can watch the whole thing or jump to the bit you need. The focus is on practical instructions and screencasts showing you how to get the job done.

This course is packed with step-by-step tasks and practice activities that can be completed in order. If you are looking for specific information, you can go ahead and jump straight into the video that meets your needs.

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Table of Contents

Getting Started with Camtasia
The Course Overview
A Tour of Camtasia Studio 8
Planning Your E-Learning Project
Creating a Storyboard
The Project Workflow
Configuring Project Settings
Camtasia Fundamentals
Importing Media
Creating the Title Clips
Using Transitions
Recording Narration
Creating Screencasts
Preparing to Record
Recording Your Screen
Trimming and Cutting
Using Callouts
Capturing Lectures
Recording Yourself
Recording PowerPoint Presentations
Applying the Green Screen Effect
Adding Interactivity
Creating Quizzes
Creating Scenario-based Assessments Using Hotspots
Creating a Table of Contents
Publishing Your Project
Publishing Your Project
Customizing the Player
Publishing to YouTube
Publishing a SCORM Package
Putting Camtasia to Extra Use
Using Camtasia with Other E-Learning Authoring Tools
Embedding Camtasia Videos in a Web Page

Video Details

ISBN 139781783559466
Course Length1 hour 46 mins
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