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Online educational videos and lecture capture (pilot)

Panopto, an online video recording and hosting system, is available across all teaching institutions to support teaching and learning activities. It has also been used for the lecture capture pilot.

Online educational videos with Panopto

Lecturers can use the Panopto system to create video recordings on desktop or laptop devices and deliver them to students via Moodle, alongside their other course materials.

 Panopto end user licence agreement



Your Moodle course may have added a direct link to the recordings that you access through the course. Simply log in to Moodle and access the Panopto block from the right-hand side of your screen.

 Log in to Moodle (Raven login required)


Academic staff

Visit our Moodle course to learn how the Panopto system can be used to create recordings and make them available via Moodle.

 Online educational videos with Panopto (Raven login required)

 Guidance on teaching remotely (Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning) 


Lecture capture (pilot)

Panopto is also in use for the lecture capture pilot.

Video can be used to benefit students and staff by: 

  • enabling students to revise or revisit complex topics
  • reducing pressure on note-taking and supporting the development of note-taking skills
  • providing a resource for staff self-evaluation and teaching enhancement.


 How to access recordings

 How to get captions and transcriptions [coming soon]

 How to opt out of being recorded [coming soon]

 More topics [coming soon]


Academic staff

 How to make a recording [coming soon]

 How to pause a recording [coming soon]

 University's lecture capture policy

 Consent forms

 More topics [coming soon]


Further information for institutions and IT staff

 Service details [coming soon]

 How to get the service [coming soon]

 Key considerations and technical requirements [coming soon]

 More topics [coming soon]


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