Case Studies

University of Exeter Medical School - Dr Russell O'Brien

In the following videos, Dr Russell O'Brien from the University of Exeter Medical School discusses the benefits of using Recap and how it can be used to ‘flip the classroom’.

What benefits have universities seen with using Lecture Capture?

Benefits that Academics have seen

We have researched how other univeristies gain benefits from using Lecture Capture. Here are some of them:

  • Flipped Classroom capabilities
  • Analytics to gauge areas of interest to hone in on. FAQ recordings to help with complex and problem areas
  • Personal recording with inductions
  • Recording of guest lecturers
  • Cutting edge capturing facilities with high definition cameras, where available
  • Web based editing tools
  • Mobile capture for field work review
  • Viewing recorded material used for focused interactions
  • Greater number of teaching spaces provide recording capability

Benefits that Students have seen

Students have also found several benefits, such as:

  • Helps with writing up lecture notes
  • Revising recorded lectures closer to exams
  • Catch-up and revisit sessions missed
  • Revisit complex ideas and concepts
  • Improves knowledge retention
  • Provides help when English is not their first language
  • Helps with working at their own pace
  • Help for students that have accessibility needs