Mediasite and Blackboard for Students Discover how to search, play and interact with Mediasite videos embedded in your Blackboard LMS course.
Mediasite and Blackboard for Faculty, Instructors, and Professors For faculty, instructors, and professors, Mediasite's integration with Blackboard make it easy to create, manage, and watch your course videos all from within the Blackboard LMS.
- Access My Mediasite from within Blackboard
- Add a Video to Mediasite
- Add a Mediasite Video to your Blackboard Course
- Upload a Video to Blackboard
- Add a Mediasite Screencast to Blackboard
- Upload a Video from Your Phone to Blackboard
- Add a Recorded Lecture to Blackboard
- Edit Your Mediasite Video from Blackboard
- Adding Captions to Your Video Presentation Blackboard
- Use and Enable Comments For Mediasite Videos within Blackboard
- Creating a Quiz for Your Mediasite Video from within Blackboard
- Using In Video Quizzes within Blackboard
Watch a Mediasite Video within Blackboard
An instructor has the option to embed Mediasite Video Presentations in 2 different places within Blackboard which makes it easy to browse, search and watch video content from any device.
Use a Video Collection in Blackboard
Videos that are recorded from your lecture or created by your instructor may be added to a video collection or channel. This collection can be found in multiple ways in your Blackboard course however, the easiest method is to use the course menu.
To watch a Mediasite video that is part of the course collection:
- Open the course from the Blackboard home page
- Open the course menu
- Select Mediasite Collection
- This may be named something else at your organization
- Select the video you would like to view
- Begin playback
View a Video as Course Content
Another method for that your instructor may take advantage of is to add an individual Mediasite video as part of the course.
To watch a video that was added individual to your course:
- Select the course from the Blackboard home page
- Open the content folder within the course page
- Select a Mediasite video and begin playback in a new window or tab