What is Panopto?

Panopto is a video content management platform that fully integrates with Moodle. It allows you to create, upload, store, live-stream, search and share videos through Moodle. It’s Monash’s new fully supported and secure ‘YouTube’ solution.  With Panopto you can:

  • Insert quizzes
  • Provide automatic captioning
  • View analytics
  • Encourage students to upload video assignments


  • Comprehensive video library makes it simple to store and manage all your new and existing videos, including live webcasts.
  • Search across the entire library to identify existing resources. This enables you to move from creation to curation saving time and effort.
  • Automatic captioning allows you to embed captions based on speech recognition.
  • Automatic indexing supports a wide range of video formats and automatically transcodes each for optimal viewing.
  • Use interactive video quizzing to create questions to test learner comprehension, reinforce key concepts, improve knowledge retention and make your videos more engaging with
  • Screen cast and enagage with students (based on your screen content i.e. powerpoint)
  • Easily create and upload video assignments using the same tool
  • Edit easily using intuitive video editing tools
  • Powerful searching enables you to find content within videos across the entire Monash library
  • Watch videos on a range of devices
  • Analytics shows you who watched your videos and for how long