Are you looking for a quiet space, away from the distractions of your phone and email, to create audio and video recordings? Look no further than the Centre for Education Futures' Media Room.

Media Room

The Media Room is a studio offering UWA teaching staff a range of easy to use audio and video recording and editing technologies.

Here are just a few ideas of what you can create:

  • introductory video welcoming students to the unit
  • short concept-based video for a flipped classroom
  • digital content for a totally online program
  • recorded interview between you and an industry leader
  • desktop demonstration of software or system

Booking the Media Room

The Media Room is available between 9:00am and 4:00pm, Monday to Friday for a maximum of 2 hours per booking.

Use the new online Media Room Calendar to book your recording sessions. For all other inquiries, email

The Media Room is located at the southern end of Hackett Hall (Building 103), near the entrance to the Graduate Research and Scholarships Office. For more detailed directions, use this studio location and access link.

Guiding Principles for the Use of Video

This section presents resources for supporting staff in integrating and maximising the benefits of video.

Tips for Creating Video

It’s easy to get started with designing videos. Explore the possibilities!

Videos for Learning

  • From lecturing to engagement with video
  • A guide to approaches for fostering learning and engagement through video, including flipped classrooms, learners as creators, video feedback, digital storytelling, and more.
  • Future-proofing your videos for learning
  • An introduction to design principles for learning and engagement and a checklist for telling a story through the stages of learning.
  • Accessibility and video production
  • Principles for designing videos that are accessible to everyone.

    Quick tips for creating video content

    Videos for Learning

  • Creating videos for learning and teaching at UWA
  • A guide to planning and producing videos, with detailed notes on design ideas, possible methods, and software programs

  • Media Room user manual
  • A guide to setting up and using the equipment and software in the Centre for Education Futures' Media Room

    Guides to copyright concerns and free-to-use materials for creating videos:
  • Using others’ materials in your videos - for staff
  • Using others’ materials in your videos - for students
  • Copyright and students' videos – for students