"This project involved Christopher Roy Department of Chemistry
the use of Web-based
video as a method of
helping students better
understand concepts Training videos are available to the students 24/7 and will help them to better
covered in lecture and understand how to perform specific techniques in the laboratory and how lab and
laboratory courses in lecture interrelate.
organic and advanced
Dr. Chris Roy reviews procedures at a laboratory workstation.
QuickTime "Video demonstrations
iMovie and pre-lab lectures
Videos demonstrate the proper use of laboratory equipment. If a student
forgets what to do with this, they need only review its use at a lab workstation. iDVD designed and
Digital camera developed here at the
Digital University are made
camcorder available to the
Web cam students on their
Dept. of Chemistry
Center for Instructional
Even in the laboratory, workstations afford student access to
reviewing lab procedures.
Center for Instructional Technology Duke University The Bryan Center April 22, 2004