Check out these exciting new events organised by British Universities Film and Video Council!
Enhancing the learning experience with AV content: licenses, quality and value for money
25 June 2014 (Manchester) and 26 June 2014 (London)
How can you engage today’s students? And how can you ensure that your institution is meeting the needs of different learners? This conference, taking place in London and Manchester, will address the benefits of using audiovisual content in learning, teaching and research. See demonstrations of BoB National, the BUFVC Box of Broadcasts, and how this service can enhance the teaching and learning experience, as well as information on audiovisual resources from the BUFVC, Jisc and beyond. Find out more
Course: Think visual: video storytelling in education
Presented by: Catherine Chambers, Open University Commissioning Producer, 3 June 2014.
This new and innovative one-day course will cover the teaching role of video. The course will aim to show participants how video can enhance the learning experience, when you might use video as a learning resource and how you would design a good learning video. As Commissioning Producer at the Open University, Catherine Chambers commissions short form content across all subject areas for multiple platforms, including iTunes, YouTube and FutureLearn Moocs. Prior to this, Catherine worked for the BBC in radio production, as well as producing video for the BBC’s 5 Live YouTube channel, and live streaming the popular Kermode and Mayo film review. Find out more
Course: Copyright Clearance for Print, Broadcast and Multimedia Production
Presented by: Alma Hales and Bernadette Attwell, 9 July 2014
The essential one-day course for those needing to copy, use and provide access to existing third party content in their work, delivered by expert practitioners in the field. Presented by Alma Hales, Head of Intellectual Property at the Open University and Bernadette Attwell, former Deputy Head of Intellectual Property at the Open University and co-owner of Copy-Right Consultants Ltd with Alma Hales, the course will provide participants with an up-to-date and clear understanding of how to approach the process of rights clearance. Find out more