Video files can be used either as part of the pre-work or as an interactive element during the virtual class.


Videos are a great way to make your class experience more engaging and are an effective learning tool. Faculty are encouraged to consider including video content relevant to the course.

Format requirements

  • Video file formats must be a compatible format or a URL such as Vimeo or Youtube.
  • The maximum length of a video experience during a virtual class is 5 minutes.
  • If used as part a standalone pre-work module, they can be as long as 30 minutes.
  • If used as an additional resource not required for the course, there is no limit on length. However, video clips longer than 30 minutes are not recommended.