About this competition

Create a vlog showing other students how to use the Reading List in Canvas. You can be as creative, funny or strategically brilliant as you want to be. The more creative the better!

This competition is open to all current RMIT students whose courses have a Reading List.

The panel of library staff will choose the winner. The evaluators will take into consideration the creativity and clarity of instructions in each vlog.

The prize is a $200 Myers Online gift voucher.

The winner will be announced on the RMIT University Library homepage on Friday 15 May 2020.

Video/vlog submission requirements

  • Your vlog audience are RMIT students.
  • Your vlog will be based on the Reading List in your own course.
  • You must cover the basics of using the Reading List in Canvas, including how to navigate Canvas to find the Reading List, how it works and what you love about it.
  • The vlog must be between 1 and 3 minutes long. 
  • The file size must not exceed 1 GB.

Terms and conditions

  1. Entrants must be current RMIT Australia students.
  2. Entries open Friday 6 March 2020, and close 11.59 pm Thursday 30 April 2020.
  3. Multiple entries are allowed.
  4. Entries must be your original creation.
  5. Entries cannot contain any profanity, offensive language, nudity or otherwise objectionable material, the determination of which is solely at the discretion of the judging panel.
  6. Entries may be in any language or have no dialogue. Non-English audio and important on-screen text must have English subtitles.
  7. If your video includes anyone other than yourself, you must have their written consent to appear in your video and in this contest.
  8. All submitted videos may be used for promotional purposes by RMIT.
  9. All entries must be submitted online by 11.59 pm Thursday 30 April 2020.
  10. The prize will be emailed to the winner Wednesday 20 May 2020.
  11. Entries must not contain copyrighted material from sources external to Canvas, e.g. music or images, without written permission from the copyright owner. Copyright applies to your entry. Be aware that capturing other people's work, journal articles, music, software, websites or Youtube can be an infringement of copyright and must be omitted from your entry. Always check the Terms of Use. Content that is licensed Creative Commons or book covers are OK. If in doubt, leave it out by redacting or blurring the content. Fair dealing does not apply. For more information on identifying and use of copyright works go to Library Copyright guide.
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