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Workshop on Recording Using Smart Phones

The COVID – 19 pandemic situations forced the university to do the teaching and learning activities towards online. The online teaching and learning activities would be effective if we have the video recording as part of the process. A training session was organized by Professor T.Velnampy the Dean of the Faculty of Management Studies and Commerce for staff to update their knowledge on video recording using zoom and Smart Phone. The details of the workshop are given below.

Topic :                         Recording using Smart Phones

Resource Person:        Dr. S. Raguram, Head / Dept. of Media Studies, UOJ

Date :                          28.05.2020 (Thursday)

Time :                          12:00 noon

Venue :                        E-Lab, Faculty of Management Studies & Commerce, UOJ

The agenda of the workshop

  1. Audio Visual Recording in Zoom
  2. Convert the files to required formats by using Format Factory
  3. Using Mobile Phone as Audio Visual Recording Device
  4. Simple Editing of Mobile Recordings by KineMaster


The workshop was very productive, all the participants interactively involved in the session. Dr.S. Raguram, Head/ Dept. of Media Studies, University of Jaffna explained the zoom recording and how to upload to the LMS. In addition to the zoom recording another topic covered to record and edit videos using mobile phones. The resource person with his few students explained clearly about the procedure to use smart Phone for video recording with suitable software. It was very useful to the participants to update their knowledge related to video recording and editing.This workshop was timely organized and useful.