English Language Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The ELC YouTube Channel was created in 2011. Since then it has grown with currently over 230 videos hosted, view more than 650,000 times. The channel is used for several purposes. It’s main purpose is to foster blended learning in the core ELC subjects. Videos that provide support for student learning are hosted on the channel, so that students can access them anytime and anywhere, on any device. A second purpose is to provide a platform for promoting the work of the ELC. Short videos showcasing the various initiatives of the Centre are on the platform. Finally, the channel also hosts teacher training videos such as the “Know how@ series of teacher support videos.