The Regional Video Service for Universities is a project that aims to enable and support digital video based e-learning for public higher education institutions in North Rhine-Westphalia and is funded by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia as part of the “Digitale Hochschule NRW” program. The video service cooperates with and supports the production and exchange of OER video content for participating institutions.

The integration of into the institution’s learning management systems (ILIAS or Moodle) makes the service familiar and user friendly for students and teachers and allows to combine existing e-learning courses with educational video content. The recorded videos and livestreams can also be used for a variety of learning settings like flipped classroom concepts, massive open online courses (MOOCs) or cooperative lecture series.

By sharing project resources with the participating institutions and the use of open source software, offers an effective, barrier-free and privacy oriented solution for digital video based education.

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The open source software Opencast is used for video recordings