Uploading a Kaltura Video Assignment in Moodle
Posted by ATC Staff 2, Last modified by Skye Nguyen on 09 June 2020 02:14 PM
Description: Kaltura is an online video platform with built-in compatibility with Moodle. You can submit video assignments or embed videos on Moodle through Kaltura instead of uploading a file directly.
Embedding Videos and Using Kaltura Video Assignments in Moodle
What Is Kaltura?
Kaltura is an online video platform with built-in compatibility with Moodle. As a result of it being online, it ensures compatibility between your video and whatever platform it’s viewed on. If your instructor allows, you can upload video assignments through Kaltura instead of uploading the files directly to Moodle.
Uploading your File
1. Click the link for the video assignment.
Choosing a Different Video Size
If you wish to change the size your video plays at . . .
You can embed video content directly into any text area in Moodle where text editing options are given. To get started click the Embed Kaltura Media option found in the text editor options.
The Add Media button creates a pop up window where you can see existing uploaded videos, but also an Add New button will display a menu for new content.
Create with: Express Capture
If you choose this option, another popup window will come up. If you have never used this feature before you may get a prompt that asks permission to use your webcam and microphone.
Once you agree, your webcam and microphone will be enabled and you should see your face showing on the screen in front of you.
Once done you are given the option to Record again, Download a copy, and Use this. Use this will upload the video and let you change the name and description of the video.
Click Save and Embed at the top right to add it as the resource.