Lecturecast: what analytics should you use?
By Samantha Ahern, on 22 October 2020
There are two types of analytics available from within Lecturecast (Echo360), these are:
The course analytics will provide information about student use of the ALP tools, in addition to interactions with the inidividual media resources. The individual media analytics only provides analytics about the specific media item.
Which set of analytics you use, will depend on how you have added Lecturecast materials to your Moodle course.
If you have embedded recordings in your Moodle course using the Atto editor:
Then to obtain accurate viewing data for the recording you should use the Individual media analytics.
Please note that students will not have access to the addiitonal tools such as confusion flags and note taking if recordings are added in this way.
Whereas, if you have linked to recordings ore presentations via the Lecturecast activity in Moodle, you would use the Course and student analytics.