What is Panopto for Students?
Panopto is the system used by the University of Westminster for live lecture capture and creating pre-recorded course material.
All Panopto recordings incorporate AI Closed Captioning (CC). Captions can be turned on by clicking the CC button at the bottom
Method 1: Via the Panotpo Recordings Folder
Log-in to Blackboard with your university username, w followed by 7 digits and your password at https://learning.westminster.ac.uk/
Once you log-in you will see the Activity Stream. Go to the left side bar and select My Modules & Courses
In My Modules & Courses select the module of the Panopto Recording you want to access.
This will take you to the Module Content.
In the Module Content page look under Content for the Panopto Recordings folder.
Method 2: Via Books & Tools
If there is no Panopto Recordings folder under Contents. On the right menu under Details & Actions select View course & institution tools.
When you select View course & institution tools a menu will open on the right. Select Panopto Folder.
Selecting Panopto Recordings or Panopto Folder will launch the LTI Link. This will take you to the Panopto Recordings available for your module.
Your module Panopto Recordings will appear in list form. Select the Panopto Recording you want to view.
Panopto Recordings will open in a new tab.
Method 3: Direct From Panopto Website
You can also access your course Panopto Recordings at https://westminster.hosted.panopto.com
Log-in with your university username, w followed by 7 digits and password.
When you log-in you will be taken to your Panopto Recordings page. Here you will see all the Panopto Recordings which are shared with you. To search for a Panopto Recording select Browse.
Selecting Browse will open a search box. Browse All Folders and type in the course code or partial name in the search field.
Selecting a course will take you to the Panopto recordings currently available for that course.
The Module Panopto Recordings will appear in a list. Select the icon or tile to view the Panopto Recording you want to view.
The Panopto Recording will open in a new tab.