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Add Mediasite content to your course

Course tool

If your institution has added Mediasite as a course tool, you can access it in the Tools menu where you build content.

  1. In a content area, learning module, lesson plan, or folder, select Tools.
  2. Select Mediasite Content.
  3. Select Presentation to link a single video presentation or Collection to link to a collection of videos.
  4. Find the presentation or collection you want to add.
  5. Select Embed.
  6. Select the link option. If adding a presentation, select Presentation Link. If adding a collection, select Link.

In the editor

You can also add Mediasite content directly to the editor in your course's assignments, tests, and documents.

  1. In the editor, select Mashups.
  2. Select Mediasite.
  3. Select Presentation to link a single video presentation or Collection to link to a collection of videos.
  4. Find the presentation or collection you want to add.
  5. Select Embed.
  6. Select the link option. If adding a presentation, select Presentation Link. If adding a collection, select Link.

ULTRA: Add Mediasite content to your course

Books & Tools

On the Course Content page, select Books & Tools under Details & Actions to view the publisher content that you've already used in your course and tools you might be interested in.

The list of suggested tools contains the authorized tools for your institution, such as Mediasite. Open the tool to use it in your course.

Content Market

The Content Market is your gateway to access valuable learning materials from content providers. You can also access tools and links that your administrator has made available across your institution.

  1. On the Course Content page, select the plus sign wherever you want to add content. You can also expand or create a folder and add content.
  2. Select Content Market.
  3. Find Mediasite Content Selection and select it.
  4. Select Presentation to link a single video presentation or Collection to link to a collection of videos.
  5. Find the presentation or collection you want to add.
  6. Select Embed.
  7. Select the link option. If adding a presentation, select Presentation Link. If adding a collection, select Link.

In the editor

You can also add Mediasite content directly to the editor in your course's assignments, tests, and documents.

  1. In the editor, select Insert Content > Insert/Edit LTI Item.
  2. Find Mediasite Content Selection and select it.
  3. Select Presentation to link a single video presentation or Collection to link to a collection of videos.
  4. Find the presentation or collection you want to add.
  5. Select Embed.
  6. Select the link option. If adding a presentation, select Presentation Link. If adding a collection, select Link.