Lecture Recording

Lecture recording solutions, available to instructors

For students, please speak directly to your instructor.


Do you need to record video presentations?

Create class content, including livestream lecture via

Blackboard Collaborate

*Need create on campus? Mediasite


Do you need to upload your video presentations?

Upload class content, including audio and video files via



Tutorial Vidoes

Media File Format Recommendations

Mediasite supports both Audio and Video

Video Format for Mediasite

  • Container Format: MP4 
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (16:9 FHD) recommended
  • Codec: H.264 is preferred
  • Frame Rate: 10 (for slide presentations) or 30 frames per second
  • Duration: ideal length for a video is under 1 hour (up to 2 hours maximum)
  • File Size: less than 2GB for a signle video file recommended

Audio Format for Mediasite

  • Container Format: MP3
  • Bit rate: 192 kbps or less recommended
  • Duration: length for a recorded audio is under 3 hours



Get Help

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Phone: 778.782.4828

Email: its-help@sfu.ca