Instructors can use Yuja to record in-class lectures for students to use as a review resource and to improve accessibility for all learners. This lecture capture tool can also record lectures to use in place of live in-class meetings or for asynchronous use.
Concordia currently supports YuJa as a lecture capture and secure video hosting solution. As a video-hosting service, it is possible to upload any video from your computer or mobile device to your YuJa account and make available to students through Moodle.
What Can YuJa Do?
YuJa has three main functions
To record Live lectures in the classroom for viewing later
To record lectures or other types of video outside the classroom (in online, hybrid, and flipped classes, for example)
To serve as a publishing platform to make videos securely available to your students through Moodle
Lecture capture is a way that you can record your voice and what's on your screen (and optionally video of you talking) in order to make it available in video format to students via Moodle. On this page:
Teaching considerations when creating online lectures
Step-by-step instructions on: How to use YuJa to create pre-recorded class lectures and Making your videos available to students on Moodle
It is possible to upload any video from your mobile device directly to YuJa using their mobile app. This means the possibilities for the kinds of content you create are endless. Information on this page:
Making videos from your mobile device
Recording a video of your mobile screen
Downloading & logging in to the YuJa app for your mobile device
If you are planning on pre-recording your lectures, whether you choose to narrate your PowerPoint slides, record with YuJa Lecture Capture or record in Zoom and share via YuJa, there are a number of things you can do to ensure a better-quality audio and video and a more efficient approach to recording your lectures. Review these guidelines to help you optimize your recording quality
Avoid large files and long recordings
Prepare your lecture and slides with video in mind
Optimize audio and video quality
If you require assistance with pre-recording your course lectures, IITS and CTL are here for you! To book equipment or technician support, complete this form: