Using an iFrame, you are able to embed videos from companies such as Lynda.com or Vimeo within an item in your Learn.UQ course.

  1. Access the video you wish to embed. 
  2. Copy the iframe embed code

Tip: The code will begin with <iframe.

copy embed code

  1. Access your Learn.UQ course. 
  2. Within Learning Resources, select Build Content > Item

build content item

  1. Enter a title in the Name textbox.
  2. Click on the HTML button in the Text Editor.

title and html button

  1. In the pop-up window, paste the embed code into the HTML code view textbox. 
  2. Click on the Update button.

paste embed code and update

  1. The embedded video will appear as a yellow box in the Text textbox.

Note: Depending on the embed code, there may be additional text that is also embedded (e.g. an external link or author). 

embedded video

  1. For Permit Users to View this Content, select the Yes radio button.
  2. Click on the Submit button.

show to students radio button is yes

  1. The video will then be embedded within your Learn.UQ course. 

video is embedded