Beyond Captions: Audio Descriptions

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:00pm


Description: This session demonstrates how to upload and create audio descriptions to your Panopto videos in the Panopto Editor. And how to do them using campus resources (Panopto). Audio descriptions provide all students with visual context of what is being presented in a Panopto video. These descriptions will be read out loud during the video's playback. 

Attendees are encouraged to take an introduction to Video Accessibility prior to this session to understand the best practices when creating accessible videos.

Recommended Attendees: Faculty, Graphic Designers, Marketing Specialist, Staff, IT Specialist, Web Developers, Web Content Creators, Instructional Support, and Admin Support.

Learning Objectives:

  • Creator access to Panopto
  • Find and use accessibility features within Panopto
  • Upload or manually add audio descriptions in your videos
  • Where to find audio descriptions video playback

Note: The accessibility training is for CSUN faculty, staff, student employees, and alumni.