Last updated: Monday 1-March 2010
UPDATING: Jan -March 2014
The videos on this page are getting on for 5 years old and though the content has validity
the videos included are looking a little tired. I'm working on updating the contents with
reference to more recent materials and to HD format over the coming months.
A short introduction to the video resources that follow and to the EVP module on the MA:DTCE at the University of Manchester..
2. Defining Educational Video
What separates educational video from entertainment? This video looks at the literature in order to create a working defintion of Educatinal video
1. Video Production: a working definition:
What is video production? Is there a difference between video and television production? This video explore the literature towards a working definition of production.
4. Developing the defintion
In this video the literature is used to widen the definition of video resources that can be described as educational.
3a. First video - part 1
This video introduction a topic for a first video production, a working of which can be viewed in Part 2.
5. Program, Supplement, or Teaching Aid?
How does the context of use of a video effect it's production? This sequence examines the context of use of video via the work of Larry Cuban.
3b. First video: Your guide to the Library
This short video is a working of the topic 'Your Guide to the Library', introduced in Part 1.
7. Open or Closed?
A comparison of video resources used for instrucional and discussion purposes.
3c. First video - part 2
An analysis of the problems found in 'Your Guide to the Library'
9. EVP Theory: Summary
This video brings a number of theoretical aspects of educational video presented so far together.
6. Planning: video 'pitch'
This video introduces a pitch for a video with an example as a first step in the planning process.
10. Why video?
Further investigations into the academic literature examining those educational activities to which video may be more suited.
* In Planning *
Expected March 2011
8. Video Treatment
This video looks at the use of shot lists, storyboards and running orders as tools in the video production process.
* In Planning *
11. In Production.
Miscellaneous hints, tips and suggestions for producing educational video.