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Day Three: Digital Story telling and Video lectures

October 21, 2015

Today we looked at how libraries can use open source software to design digital stories and short videos.

Digital stories are interactive and often presented in compelling and emotionally engaging formats.

Information Literacy programmes can also be made more interactive by embedding video clips.

What about online tutorials? Online courses? While designing courses, it is important to take into consideration the learners’ preferences.

Learners need to be engaged and one of the ways is to use interactive media.

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10 Comments leave one →
  1. October 21, 2015 9:50 am

    Thanks Agnes for Sharing. This was really wonderful and timely. It has been another interesting day. Kudoz.

    • Agnes Kanzira Namaganda permalink*
      October 22, 2015 9:27 am

      Thanks Eric, let us build for the future.

  2. October 21, 2015 9:52 am

    As the saying goes “a picture speaks for a thousand words”. Today’s learning has armed we librarians with knowledge of using pictures/video to explain/talk of a matter that would have taken hours, to just a mere minutes without losing any part being expressed informs of digital and video. We can apply these knowledge in documenting our university/library events by converting the traditional photos of the event or written speeches into video clips. Please let’s put into practise what we have been introduced to since the start of the workshop. I thank the organisers especially Agnes for always willingly sharing her knowledge with others.

    • Agnes Kanzira Namaganda permalink*
      October 22, 2015 9:27 am

      It is not enough to attend workshops, acquire knowledge and skills but most important is how you use the acquired skills. Well noted Philliam.

  3. Anonymous permalink
    October 21, 2015 12:24 pm

    You people ejoy the workshop i know its veryintersting especially that part of pecha-kucha. Please upload some of your videos and share with us. All the best latina 2015

    • Agnes Kanzira Namaganda permalink*
      October 22, 2015 8:59 am

      Thanks, we shall upload the photos and videos

  4. October 21, 2015 11:43 pm

    Just missed this important topic but hope I will catch up with you. Let someone take me through

    • Agnes Kanzira Namaganda permalink*
      October 22, 2015 8:58 am

      Dear Medard, Your request was granted and I hope you have been able to catch up

  5. October 23, 2015 6:30 am

    woow this was amazing i can say coz I can now tell a story online and share it with many people without me reaching at every one’s place of work or residence physically and this is courtesy of LATINA 2015

  6. October 26, 2015 6:08 pm

    videography was more practical and challenging but i managed to learn tips on how a video can be edited and how it can be produced and i have come to realize that it is going to help me make money in future such that i can learn more.

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