Instructional Video

  • Florence Martin
  • Anthony Karl Betrus


In this chapter you will be able to understand and appreciate the advantages and disadvantages of when it is best to use instructional video to meet the needs of your target audience. The emphasis on this chapter is on a best practices and techniques throughout the entire production process, including pre-production (planning), production (capturing video), and post-production (editing video).


Video Storyboard Script Equipment Edit Screen-capture 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Florence Martin
    • 1
  • Anthony Karl Betrus
    • 2
  1. 1.University of North Carolina CharlotteCharlotteUSA
  2. 2.State University of New York at PotsdamPotsdamUSA

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