Category Archives: CMN 314

Summary of Course Resources:

Our CMN314 – Professional Presentations course uses Panopto as a tool to record student presentations. In this secured workflow, presenters are recorded by their classmates and given a private link to their recording. Only the presenter and course instructor are able to login and view the recording produced. At this time, copies of videos cannot be saved by students to their local computers. Recordings remain on the server one year from the date that they are recorded.

Presentation Timer RCC 205

RCC 205 features a presentation timer system that has been hardwired into the room.   Step 1: Look for the access code (top left of countdown timer monitor) and enter it into the web page. Please note that the access code changes daily. Step 2: This system allows multiple users to access the timer… Read More »

Panopto settings guide for in-class users

Please verify the following settings to ensure your Panopto recording is of a usable quality. Step 1: Set up the camera and microphone  Confirm that your primary video and audio source are configured as in the image and description below. Turn off ‘Record PowerPoint’ and ‘Record Keynote” end ensure that your Secondary 1 source is… Read More »

Speech Evaluation workflow

ProCom Evaluation Forms is web-based presentation evaluation tool developed for ProCom by FCAD. At the current time, the project is only available to select beta testers.

Panopto for pre-recorded video presentations

Webcasting Hardware To begin, you’ll need a high quality webcam and a Mac/PC and:. Built-in HD webcam Alternate Option: External HD webcam (if your computer requires it, ProCom staff can lend you a Logitech C920 webcam) Advanced Option: Use a dSLR camera. Consult a ProCom technology staff member for access. Webcam Technique Key take-aways: Don’t… Read More »

RCC 203/205 Panopto recording workflow

  Beginning of class The instructor opens Panopto and logs in using their CAS username and password. All students need to have logged into Panopto before the start of class (doing so will introduce you to the system). Recording a presentation in Panopto Sharing a Panopto presentation This step is optional as some instructors choose to… Read More »

PowerPoint setup

All ProCom fleXlabs make use of modern high definition, widescreen projection technology. The screens in these rooms provide presenters with additional space to hold images and text that would not be available with the legacy 4:3 format. By default, PowerPoint does not utilize this newer widescreen technology. To create a presentation that fills the entire screen, follow these… Read More »

Logging into Panopto for the first time

The School of Professional Communication makes heavy use of Panopto, a secure Ryerson-hosted presentation recording and distribution system. The purpose of this guide is to document the initial steps you must perform before give your first in-class presentation. Estimated completion time: <2 mins Steps: Before class starts, login to Login with your username and password.… Read More »