All Things Video

TECH-900 –  Three 900-Level Semester Units

All Things Video: Open Source is a class that will teach the creation of original video content that you can incorporate into your instruction. Participants will quickly discover how easy it is to record and edit video content that their students will find engaging and exciting, whether included in tutorials, presentations or lesson enhancements.

In this course, you will learn to use a variety of free/open-source media editors, which run on Macs, Windows and Linux desktops.  Our main workhorse will be DaVinci Resolve, a full-featured, professional grade video editor that offers great basics with plenty of room to grow! Being free/open-source, both you and your students will be able to use it at both school and home!

All of the lessons are self-paced and include a wide assortment of instructor-created video tutorials to help assist learners of any experience level find success in creating videos that they can use in their classroom the very next day.

Some of the topics that will be covered in this class are:

  • Video editing.
  • Screencasting.
  • Audio editing.
  • Video format conversion.
  • Professional slideshows.
  • Transitions.
  • Publishing your video projects.
  • And more!

Students will also have the option to adapt many of the assignments for use in their own classroom.  Forum discussions throughout the course will allow the students to share creative and effective classroom uses of digital imaging.

  • Three graduate-level semester credits from Fresno Pacific University.
  • 100% online.
  • Uses completely free, powerful, open-source software.
  • The textbook is optional, everything else is provided.
  • Neither previous academic coursework nor work experience is required.

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Informational Video


Sample Screencast From The Course