Unit 1: Teacher Presence


Teacher Presence

Watch the following two videos carefully and note their thoughts on Teacher Presence in a course. Take notes and use the information in the videos to answer the questions in the "Questions" section of this unit.

Video #1: Creating Instructor Presence


Video #2: 8 Lessons Learned from Teaching Online


Community of Inquiry

This model postulates that deep and meaningful learning results when there are sufficient levels of three component “presences.”

Community of Inquiry Model


  • What is Teacher Presence?
  • Why is it important?
  • How is it established?
  • Does teacher presence have an impact on the quality of learning done by students?


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Unit 2: Registration for a Screencast-O-Matic Account and Discovering the application features

Unit 3: Create a Screencast/Video using Screencast-O-Matic