What equipment is available in a centrally-managed teaching room?
Updated on 7 July 2023
This is an overview of the type of equipment available in our bookable rooms
Every centrally-managed teaching room on the main campus has a minimum specification of:
- a teaching PC with a managed desktop, which any staff member with a UoD login can access
- laptop connectivity and wireless presenters
- display equipment appropriate for the size of the room, ranging from a large display monitor in the smallest rooms to a single fixed data projector in medium-sized rooms to twin projection facilities in the largest lecture theatres
- a visualiser and/or whiteboard
- DVD or Blu-Ray playback
Microphones are provided where required.
Reporting issues with audio-visual or IT equipment
Reporting issues with cleaning, furniture, or fittings
Maintenance is carried out by Estates and Campus Services.
Battery-run clocks are available in all centrally-managed rooms.
Flipchart stands have been permanently installed in a selection of teaching and meeting venues
Schools are required to bring their own flipchart pens.
Flipchart paper should be available in the rooms.
There are spare flipchart pads available at the Dalhousie Building reception desk.
Induction loop system
Induction loop systems for those with hearing impairments have been installed in the following rooms:
- D'Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre
- Carnegie Lecture Theatre
- Large Lecture Theatre
- Small Lecture Theatre
- Harris Lecture Theatre
Medical Sciences Institute
- MSI Lecture Theatre
Old Medical School
- 1G01 IT Suite 1
- 1G04 IT Suite 2
- 1G16 IT Suite 3
- 1S01 Drama Studio
- 1S08 Music Workshop 2
- 2G11 Lecture Theatre 4
- 3G02 Lecture Theatre 1
- 3G05 Lecture Theatre 2
Whiteboards are available in all centrally-managed rooms.
Lecturers should bring their own whiteboard pens. You can get them from your School office.
Please only use the correct non-permanent dry marker pens.
Other types of pens could mean the board is unusable until a specialist has cleaned it.
Please leave the whiteboards clean and ready for the next class.
Whiteboard erasers are in each room. These have peelable layers, which you can remove as they become clogged.