Student assessments with Panopto

Panopto can be used for student assessments, both in a “Presentation” format or by uploading a video or audio file that they have created and edited through an external program.

Please note that Panopto is not available for use by students unless specifically allowed by a tutor (using the “Information for tutors” links below).

Information for Tutors

Recording student presentations

This page explains how to create a folder in Panopto that has a session pre-made per student. The instructor will need to log into Panopto to record the sessions. Sessions can be recorded only once.

Student video assignments

This page explains how to create a folder in Panopto for students to record presentations into. The student will need to log into Panopto to record the sessions. Sessions can be recorded as many times as needed and can be edited.

Student Feedback

You can create secure Panopto sessions that only instructors and individual students can see, perfect for giving feedback while showing content on a computer or demonstrating something on a webcam.

Information for Students

Using the Panopto Windows Recorder

If you would like to record a PowerPoint presentation or other computer based presentation, click here for Student instructions on using the Panopto Windows Recorder.

Uploading a media file into Panopto

If you have created a video or audio file for an assignment, click here to find out how to upload it into Panopto.

Editing a Panopto Recording

For information on how to edit a Panopto recording click on this link.

Note: These are our generic editing instructions. Students will only be able to edit videos that they uploaded themselves. If working in groups the original uploader will need to sign into Panopto.