Using video in learning stems from the idea that all humans have learning styles that are exhibited clearly through the strengths of their one or more multiple intelligences. Howard Gardner’s studies have argued that humans may display strengths in one or more of several intelligences (e.g., visual-spatial, kinesthetic, musical, interpersonal). Watch the following video or you may optionally read the transcript.

Questions for self-reflection:

  • What benefits does video have in comparison to communicating using more traditional means, such as text and still images?
  • How does the use of video facilitate communication?
  • Self-reflection questions such as these can also help to guide your reflection.

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