Instructional Videos for Teaching and Learning

  • Jonas Köster


Instructional videos, like movies genres, can have various styles and purposes. This chapter focuses on the six main categories of instructional videos used in higher education and training. Each category is analyzed by breaking it down into its components and then discussed using examples from online courses.


Instructional videos Lecture videos Lecture-capture Explainer videos Live content Documentary-style instructional videos User-generated content Production quality MOOC videos 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonas Köster
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  1. 1.Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für MedienwissenschaftBerlinGermany

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