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Media Commons Workshops are a series of small-group, hands-on training sessions designed to give you a brief introduction to various digital media concepts and software packages. The sessions are short so you can easily fit them into your day. Fill out the On-Demand Workshop Request Form. 




This training covers the basics of recording and publishing a podcast using GarageBand.

30 mins

This training is intended for those new to iMovie or who want to brush up on the basics.

50 mins

Tour of the Media Commons website, introduction to our locations, tutorials, Free Media Library, how to get help and make appointments.

20 mins

This training is intended for those new to Final Cut or who want to brush up on the basics.

50 mins

This training covers the use of Adobe Spark for the creation of online portfolios, blogs and webpages.

40 mins

The Scholarly Storytelling workshop is presented as a PowerPoint presentation from Media Commons consultants at both University Park and Commonwealth campuses.

25 mins

The Video Production Tips process workshop expands upon the tutorial of the same name and is a useful addition to our other video-based workshops as it covers many of the production considerations students will need to ensure high quality footage.

10 mins

The Storyboarding process workshop is a live, in the classroom add-on component for our other video production workshops that expands upon the Storboarding tutorial.

10 mins

The Public Service Announcement process workshop is a live presentation that expands upon the PSA tutorial and serves as an add-on for our other production tutorials.

10 mins

The Documentaries & Interviews process workshop combines two tutorials – Documentary and Interviewing – to create one, fifteen minute session that can be combined with our other production workshops.

15 mins

Looking for ways to make your résumé stand out from the crowd? It’s easy to plan, create and embed a professional video introduction that will get your application materials noticed by using Media Commons resources.

35 mins

Book Your Workshop

Ready to book a workshop with us for your department, group or class?