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Where can I find out more about Echo360?
UIC provides all faculty and instructors with a free and easy-to-use lecture capture tool called Echo360. Along with features provided by the tool, UIC faculty have access to support, learning workshops, and personal consultations.
The main function of Echo360 is to provide lecture capture (the recording of instructor class presentations) in selected classrooms.
Consult this article to find a classroom.
LTS may need to create a section for your course. You can make that request for your class by filling out the form at Echo360 request.
Working with Video
If using a Windows device, the user needs to have Windows 10 or later for Universal Capture Personal to work. In some cases, you may need admin permission to download software on a device. Universal Capture- Personal allows for the recording of lectures, creating ad hoc or mini lectures for sharing with students.
Echo 360 also added the ability to live stream as well. Here is a brief video to show you how the Live Streaming works; Echo360 Live Streaming on UC-Personal
After logging into Echo360 Universal Capture at Echo360.org or through the LMS, and create a video- it will upload to the your library (recommended to get started), or a course where you are an instructor.
Working with Presentations
Engaging your Students with Active Learning
Are you ready to have students take a more active role in your class? Learn how to get them involved in the conversation and participating by using engaging polling and multimedia tools.
If you are in need of providing information to students to get up and running with Echo360, these may be helpful.
There are a variety of instructor resources available:
- Quick Reference Card for Universal Capture
- Echo360 Quick Reference Cards (QRC)
- Instructor Online Help Videos
- Echo360 Support