Digital studios and mobile labs

Students working in one of the Faculty’s digital studios.
Students working in one of the Faculty’s digital studios.

We offer mobile labs and four digital studios (MacA211, MacA282, MacA323, McK070) with a wide range of software and peripherals including scanners, printers, headsets, audio recorders, video cameras, laptops, and iPads.

During regular hours (M-F, 8-4), when not booked for classes, the MacD211 (open) and MacD282 (closed Summer 2019) computer labs are available for drop-in to UVic students.

We loan a variety of equipment to students and instructors in the Faculty of Education:

Adaptors, Cables, Power supplies

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  • miniDP to VGA adapter
  • HDMI to VGA
  • USB-C to VGA adapter
  • USB-C to miniDP adapter
  • Lightning to VGA
  • 30-pin to VGA adapter
  • USB presentation clicker
  • Mac laptop power-cord
  • miniUSB to USB cable
  • microUSB to USB cable
  • HDMI cables
  • RJ45 cables
  • laptop lock cable
  • extension cords

Also available to purchase at the UVic Book Store

Canon VIXIA - video camera

Specifications:

  • Canon VIXIA HF M52, 10x Optical Zoom
  • full HD video 1920 x 1080
  • 32GB SD card + 32GB Flash Memory
  • records in high-quality AVCHD (uncompressed)
  • records in average-quality MP4 (30 minutes)

Quick guide

Select Recording Quality:
   1. Turn ON the camera
   2. Press the HOME button on camera
   3. Select Recording Standard
   4. Select fist icon to record in AVCHD - high-quality, ideal for playback on HD TV
   5. Select third icon to record in MP4 - average-quality, ideal for Web upload, and playback on computers and smartphones.

Notes and Manual

  • We recommend recording in high-quality AVCHD, and then using a free software to compress the file. Handbrake - https://handbrake.fr/
  • The recording time limit in MP4 is 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can loan an iPad to record web videos (instead of a video camera with MP4), as iPads have good HD cameras
  • User Manual

Recording Times

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GoPro HERO4 black - action camera

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Specifications:

  • model: GoPro HERO4 black 4k
  • records ultra high-resolution, high frame rate 4K30, 2.7K50, and 1080p120
  • captures high-quality 12MP pictures
  • build-in WiFi & Bluetooth
  • protective case , waterproof case available
  • 32GB miniSD card reader for storage

Resources

Pairing Porcess

HERO4 Black & Silver Pairing Process

1. Open the GoPro App:
    - From the home page, tap the icon in the top left corner.
    - Tap on "Add A Camera" (iOS), "Camera" (Android)
    - Tap "HERO

2. Pick up your camera:
    - Hold the Mode button to power on your camera.
    - Press the Mode button until you highlight "Setup, then press the shutter button to select it.

3. On the app, tap "Continue."

4. On the camera, complete these steps:
    - Press the shutter button twice to turn on Wi-Fi.
    - Press the Mode button to highlight Pair, then press the shutter button to select it.

5. On the app, tap "Continue."

6. On the camera, press the shutter button to select "GoPro App."

7. On the app, complete these steps:
    - Tap Continue.
    - Enter the PIN listed on the camera's LCD screen, then tap Pair.
    - Enter a name and password for your camera.
    - Tap Update Your Camera.

8. Tap your camera name to connect to the cameras Wi-Fi network and you are all set!

Recording Times

For a standard 64GB SD card

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ZOOM H2 - digital audio recorder

Specifications:

  • model: Zoom H2
  • 2 AA batteries, 32GB SD card reader for storage
  • F82W-XY mic patterners with 4 mic capsules
  • signal processing patterns: Front 90 cardioid, Rear 120 cardioid, and 360 polar
  • records 360 sorround sound as 2 channels (MP3 or WAV) or 4 channels (WAV only)
  • recording formats: WAV96kHz/48kHz/44.1kHz at 16-bit or 24-bit, MP3 up to 320kbps

Use Zooom H2 as a USB microphone

  1. Plug the H2 into a computer using the USB to miniUSB cable
  2. Select "Audio" from the options on the H2 screen
  3. Select "Connect" using the skip forward button to highlight your choice
  4. Press the red record button to confirm your choice

Use Zooom H2 as a recorder

  1. Turn on the H2
  2. If possible use the supplied power cable to plug it in, otherwise keep an eye on the batteries
  3. Press the red record button to select your levels, the red LED will be flashing
  4. Adjust the mic gain lavel (low, medium, or high) using the mic gain switch (righ-side panel)
  5. Press the red record button a SECON TIME to start recording, the red LED will be solid
  6. Press the red record button a third time to stop your recording.

Transfer files from Zooom H2

  1. use the USB to microUSB to connect to computer while Zoom H2 is powered off
  2. choose STORAGE using the forward/backward buttons
  3. select your option by pressing the red recording button
  4. open the H2n drive that shows up on your desktop. You can also find it in "This PC" (Windows) or "Finder" (Mac OS X)
  5. there are 10 folders inside - your audio files are in one of those folders. If you recorded in 4 channels, your files are in the 4CH folder
  6. find your files, and copy them to your desired location on your PC or MAC

Notes

ZOOM H2n - digital audio recorder

H2n, the newer version replacing H2 comes with:

  • latest easy-to-use design, 4-channel surround
  • Metronome and Variable Speed Playback
  • 5 built-in microphones and four recording modes: X/Y, Mid-Side, 2-channel surround, and
  • additional functions: Lo-cut Filter, Compressor/Limiter, Auto Gain, Pre-Rec, Auto-Rec, Tuner,
  • wide usage: live recording, location videography, audio for YouTube videos, audio documents of events, USB microphone

Record with Zooom H2n

  1. press "record" once, and it will start recording
  2. to stop recordgin, press "record" again

Transfer files from Zoom H2n

  1. use the USB to microUSB to connect to computer while Zoom H2n is powered off
  2. choose SD CARD READER by shifting up/down the PLAY button on the right side
  3. select your option by pressing the PLAY button
  4. open the H2n drive that shows up on your desktop. You can also find it in "This PC" (Windows) or "Finder" (Mac OS X)
  5. under STEREO, there are 10 folders inside - your audio files are in one of those folders. If you recorded in 4 channels, your files are in the 4CH folder
  6. find your files, and copy them to your desired location on your PC or MAC

Resources

Recording Times

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USB Microphone Headsets

         

Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000, Logitech A00009, Logitech A-0006

  • ideal for voice and video chat
  • optimized for Skype
  • premium stereo sound
  • noise canceling microphone with volume control
  • digital sound with USB 2.0 connectivity
  • comfortable leatherette ear pads
  • ideal for listening to music
  • loaned individually, or for class use

VXI TalkPRO with USB translator

  • high-quality headset with USB translator
  • for use with voice recognition software
  • loaned individually

iPads

Quick info:

  • all iPads are available for loan in our office in MacA322
  • iPads can be loaned individually or for class use
  • iPads automatically log in and connect to the UVIc network
  • they are connected to the iCloud (5GB), but not to the AppleStore
  • use your own iTunes ID to download apps from the AppleStore
  • check models comparison

18 x iPads MINI 4 (class set A, B, and C)

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  • loaned individually or for class use
  • 7.9-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch retina display
  • 2048 x 1536 resolution (326 ppi)
  • 8MP camera with autofocus, auto HDR, exposure control, and auto image stabilization
  • 1080p HD video recording with image stabilization, slow-motion (720p at 120 fps), and 3x zoom

10 x iPads PRO

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  • loaned individually or for class use
  • 10.5-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch true-tone retina display
  • 2224 x 1668 resolution (264 ppi)
  • 12MP camera with autofocus, auto HDR, exposure control, and auto image stabilization
  • 4K video recording with image stabilization and slow-motion (1080p at 120 fps)

12 x iPads AIR

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  • loaned individually or for class use
  • 9.5-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch retina display
  • 2048 x 1536 resolution (264 ppi)
  • 8MP camera with autofocus, auto HDR, exposure control, and auto image stabilization
  • 1080p HD video recording with image stabilization and slow-motion (720p at120 fps)

28 x iPads 2 - class set

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  • loaned individually or for class use
  • 9.7-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch IPS display
  • 1024 x 768 resolution
  • 5MP iSight camera
  • 1080p HD video recording

15 x iPads 2 - class set

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  • loaned individually
  • 9.7-inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch IPS display
  • 1024 x 768 resolution
  • 5MP iSight camera
  • 1080p HD video recording

Laptops

Quick info:

  • all laptops are available for loan in our office in MacA322
  • the primary purpose for these computers is short-term use, such as running a slide show for a class presentation
  • all files on the local hard-drive, including the Desktop, will be DELETED without warning at Shut Down, Restart, or Log Off.

Resources:

MacBook PRO 2016 (orange bag)

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  • 13-inch display, macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
  • multifunction touch-bar
  • Intel Core i7 3.3 Ghz
  • 16 GB 2133 Mhz LPDDR3
  • Intel Iris Graphics 550 (1536 MB)

MacBook PRO 2014 (red bag)

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  • 15-inch display, macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
  • best for presentations, on-line conferences, video editing
  • Intel Core i7 2.5 Ghz
  • 16 GB 1600 Mhz DDR3
  • nVIDIA GeForce GT 750M graphics (2048 MB)
  • Intel Iris Pro graphics (1536 MB)

MacBook PRO 2013 (grey bag)

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  • 13-inch retina display, macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
  • intel Core i5 2.4 Ghz
  • 8 GB 1600 Mhz DDR3 memory
  • Intel Iris graphics (1536 MB)

MacBook AIR 2011 (crimson-red bag)

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  • 13-inch display, macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
  • intel Core i5 1.7 Ghz
  • 4 GB 1333 Mhz DDR3 memory
  • Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 384 MB

MacBook 2009 (white)

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  • 13-inch display, macOS 10.11 (El Capitan)
  • good for emails, internet browsing, and working with documents
  • Intel Core i2 Duo 2.0 Ghz
  • 4 GB 667 Mhz DDR2 memory
  • nVIDIA GeForce 9400M (256 MB)

Lenovo Laptop Windows 10 (pink bag)

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  • model: Lenovo ThinkPad X220 Tablet
  • 12-inch display (1366 x768 IPS)
  • Windows 10, swivel screen
  • Intel Core i7-2620M (2.7GHz)
  • 8 GB 1066 Mhz DDR3 memory

Lenovo laptop Windows 7 (black bag)

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  • Lenovo ThinkPad T60, Windows 7
  • 15.4-inch display (1280 x 800)
  • Intel Core 2 Duo 2.53 Ghz
  • 4 GB 667 Mhz DDR2 memory
  • ATI Mobility Radeon X1400 (128 MB)

DELL laptop black

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  • Dell Latitude E6400, Windows 7
  • 14.1-inch display (1680 x 1050)
  • Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 Ghz
  • 2 GB 800 Mhz DDR2 memory
  • Intel GMA 4500MHD graphics

Chromebook

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  • Lenovo ThinkPad 11e Chromebook
  • 11.6-inch display (1366 x 768)
  • Intel Celeron N3450 quad-core
  • 4 GB DDR4 memory
  • 32 GB eMMC storage

Tripods

Available tripods:

  • 3 x Vanguard Espod CX204AP: 7.7 lb load capacity, 61.0 maximum height
  • 2 x Slik U9000: 4.5 lb load capacity, 59.0 maximum height
  • 1 x Manfrotto 141RC
  • 1 x Manfrotto 190QCB: 8 lb load capacity, 55.0 maximum height
  • 1 x Velbon Sherpa 200R: 8.8 lb load capacity, 65.9 maximum height
  • 1 x Cullmann 3200: 7.7 lbs load capacity

Portable Projectors

Info

  • each projector comes with carrying bag, power cord, and VGA/HDMI cable

Epson BrightLink 536Wi - LCD projector

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  • 1280 x 720 WXGA native resolution
  • 3400 black & white lumens
  • 172 - 287 cm projection distance - ultra-short throw
  • 2x VGA, HDMI, S-Video & Composite inputs
  • User's Guide

Epson PowerLite 93+ H382A - portable projector

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  • 3LCD - 3-chip optical engine
  • 1024 x 768 XGA resolution
  • 2600 lumens of colour brightness
  • imputs: Composite RCA, HDMI, S-Video, VGA D-Sub
  • 1.48:1 - 1.77:1 ratio throw - medium/standard throw
  • Quick Setup

Optoma EP7150 DLP - mini projector

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  • 1024 x 768 VGA (4:3) native resolution
  • 3,000 lumens brightness
  • 88 - 645 cm image size
  • 120 - 1190 cm projection distance
  • VGA, Composite video, and S-video inputs
  • Manual

NEC NP 64 - mini projector

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  • 1024 x 768 XGA native resolution
  • 3,000 lumens brightness
  • 0.84 - 7.6m image size
  • VGA, RCA, and S-video inputs
  • Manual

Educational Resources

Redmike Infrared Microphone

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  • pendant-style microphone
  • uni-directional electret
  • AA NiMH rechargeable battery
  • easy to operate and comfortable to wear
  • Manual

Magellan GPS (Meridian Gold)

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  • mapping GSM receiver for hiking, highway, and marine navigation
  • built-in details of cities, major roads, parks, airports, and waterways
  • 12-channel GPS with 32 MB base map
  • waterproof, rugged, ergonomic design
  • includes serial PC interface and cable
  • Manual

Virtual Reality Headsets

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Three VR Headsets are available to be used with a mobile device. They can be used to play Virtual Reality games, watch 360 videos on Youtube, or along with any other mobile apps that require them.

Programming Resources

Sphero SPRK+ Power Pack12-pack set

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  • 12 SPRK+ robots, turbo covers, maze tape, and protractors
  • fosters creativity through discovery and play
  • Sphero Edu and Play apps available for download on iOS and Android
  • resources (home webpage)

Sphero Star Wars R2-D2

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  • app-enabled droid with authentic movement, autonomous behavior, and 30m Bluetooth range
  • can be programed with the Sphero Edu app, or by writing your own JavaScript text programs
  • inductive charging base with USB charging cable
  • help (FAQ)

Robot Turtles Board Game

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  • inspired by the Logo programming language
  • it teaches programming fundamentals to children age 4+
  • resources (home webpage)

LittleCodr Card Game

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  • introduces kids to the basics of logic and coding
  • uses Action Cards to lay out seqvences of logical steps
  • resources (home webpage)

LEGO Mindstorms Kit

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  • can create 17 robotic LEGO designs (e.g., creatures, vehicles, machines)
  • includes programmable brick, motor, sensors, and LEGO pieces
  • resources (home webpage)

ReCon 6.0 Programmable Robot

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  • includes programmable rover with onboard LEGO screen, instruction booklet with 10 missions, and measuring tape
  • resources (home webpage)

Audio Recording and Podcasting

Sennheiser Combo System

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  • includes EK 100 G4 wireless receiver + SK 100 G4 wireless microphone
  • 20 banks with 12-channel presets each
  • User Manual
     

U-Phoria USB 2.0 Audio/MIDI interface

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  • 4 input/4 output
  • MIDAS-designed microphone preamps
  • Quick Guide

Conference Equipment

Conference Audio

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Specifications:

  • model: HuddlePod Air BIG Audio (direct 2.4GHz wireless USB receiver)
  • full-duplex omni-dictional microphone with noise & echo cancellation
  • 12'x12' microphone pick up range
  • long lasting battery - up tp 7 hours of talking time with a 4-5 hours charging time
  • Windows (7/8.1/10) and Mac OS X compatible, with easy set-up (plug and play)
  • universal compatibility with web-based conferencing software (Skype, Blue Jeans, Google Hangout, GoToMeerting, Microsoft Lync, Zoom)

Quick Guide:

  • make sure the lithium-ion battery is fully charged
  • connect the USB wireless receiver to your laptop
  • turn ON the speakerphone
  • select HuddelPod AIR as your default speaker and microphone (imput and output) for your application
  • when the 3 blue LED triangular indicators are ON, the omni-directional microphone is ready to use
  • adjust the sound volume on the speakerphone, and the microphone levels in your laptop sound settings

HuddlePod Air BIG Audio Manual

 

Conference Camera

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Specificantions:

  • model: HuddleCamHD 3X Wide (1/2.8" CMOS, 3.27 Mega Pixel sensor)
  • resolution: 1920 x 1080p (30fps), 1280 X 720p (30fps)
  • 3X optical zoom, 12X digital zoom, wide 90 field of view
  • pan movment: 355; tilt rotation: 90 up and 45 down
  • video signal: USB 3.0

Quick Guide:

  • connect the power adapter and the USB blue cable
  • turn ON camera
  • select HuddleCamHD as the default camera for your app
  • use the remote to control the camera (click for buttons configuration)

Huddle Cam HD 3X Wide Manual

Portable Speaker

Logitech Z313

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  • control volume dialer
  • balanced sound with a total of 25 watts
  • 1 subwoofer (15 watts) + 2 speakers (5 watts)
  • Manual
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Harman/Kardon Speakers

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  • 2.0 wired system
  • audio jack interface

Readers Player Equipment

Lenovo external DVD player

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  • formats: DVD+R, CD-ROM, CD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD-ROM
  • works on both PC's and MAC's
  • Guide

Apple USB Superdrive

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PENTAX - DSLR camera

 

Specifications:

  • model: Pentax K200D
  • 23.5 x 15.7 mm CCD sensor
  • 10.2 million effective pixels
  • 2872 x 2592 pixels maximum image size
  • 2.8fps for 4 frames (JPEG), RAW
  • 2.7 TF LCD with 230,000 pixels
  • 18-55mm Lens

Quick Guide

Canon Powershot - digital camera

Specifications:

  • model: A570IS
  • DIGIC III image processor
  • 7.1 megapixel CCD sensor
  • ISO 1600 and High ISO Auto

User Guide

MacD211 and MacD282 are bookable for courses and workshops. Contact us for lab booking at 

Our labs in the Maclaurin building offer after-hours access with your OneCard for Education students and those currently enrolled in Education courses. Contact us for more information at 

Stop by our office in MacA322 to have your OneCard activated for after-hours lab access.

Due to the seismic upgrade project, MacD282 is not available for Summer 2019!

MACD211

  • 30 student + 1 instructor stations
  • Available for courses (full term or casual/occasional)
  • Open for general access drop-in outside class bookings: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Support staff available on site for assistance during regular hours
  • Accessible by ONECard outside of regular hours
  • 27" iMacs (2013), Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM
  • Dual-boot to Mac OS X and Windows 7
  • Printers: Stations setup to print to Black & White and Colour printers located in MacD211
  • Projector: Sharp XG-C55X ceiling-mounted
  • SMARTBoard 600i
  • Scanner: Epson Perfection V850 Pro

MACD282

  • 30 student + 1 instructor stations
  • Available for courses (full term or casual/occasional)
  • Open for general access drop-in outside class bookings: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Support staff available on site for assistance during regular hours
  • Accessible by ONECard outside of regular hours
  • 21.5" iMacs (2011), Intel Core Duo, 4 Gb RAM
  • Dual-boot to Mac OS X and Windows 7
  • Printers: Stations setup to print to Black & White and Colour printers located in MacD282
  • Projector: NEC NP3250W ceiling-mounted
  • Whiteboards (multiple at front and rear of room)
  • Scanner: Epson 4990 (at instructor's station)

MACA323

  • 9 student stations
  • Not bookable. First come, first served
  • Excellent space for small-group and long-term projects. We can help set up for special projects
  • Accessible by ONECard
  • Mix of 20" (2009) Intel Core 2 Duo, 4 Gb RAM and 27" iMacs (2011), Intel Core Duo, 4 Gb RAM
  • Dual-boot to either Mac OS X and Windows 7
  • Analog-to-digital audio recording/conversion station to digitize tape and live audio
  • Analog-to-digital video conversion station
  • Printers: Stations setup to print to Black & White and Colour printers located in MacD282
  • Projector: none (blank wall useable with portable projector available for loan in MAC D209)

MCK070

  • 16 stations
  • Available for courses and bookable for student drop-in outside class bookings (keyed access only)
  • Contact EPHE General Offce (Mck120) for hours
  • Support staff available on site for assistance during regular hours
  • Not available by ONECard
  • 27" iMacs (2013), i7 CPU, 2 Gb video, SSD hard drive, 16 Gb RAM
  • Dual-boot to Mac OS X and Windows 7
  • Projectors: 2 - SMARTBoard 800 with built-in ultra-short throw projector; widescreen VDP attached to presentation station with RCA hookups for gaming equipment

Mobile labs

  • Mobile Lab laptop cart (20 MacBooks) is bookable by Education instructors and faculty for use on campus
  • Individual laptops are available for short term loan during regular hours by Education students, instructors and faculty
  • iPad Class Sets are bookable by Education instructors, faculty and students for course related demonstrations and workshops
  • Individual iPads are available for short term loan during regular hours by Education students, instructors and faculty
  • Borrowers agree to pick up and return all equipment to and from the Education Lab Support Office at the agreed time(s) in consideration of other borrowers who are depending on the equipment.

Mobile labs and iPad Class Sets are booked through the Education Computer Lab Support Office, MacA322,

Print Station

Education Print Station (MacLaurin)

  • Education students can print at our print station in MacD211. Please pay attention to the lab schedule, before using the print station.
  • Make sure to select the right printer before printing: Mac-CLR is the colour printer, and Mac-BW is the black and white printer.
  • Printing uses OneCARD funds. To add funds to your OneCARD, please use the OneCARD fund management page.
  • Printing fees are: $0.40/side for colour printing, and $0.12/side for grayscale printing.

HSD Print Station


Other Print Stations

Stations in our computer labs are loaded with a wide range of software:

2D Graphics

  • OpenOffice
  • Paint.NET
  • Pencil
  • Clicker Paint
  • Comic Life
  • Photo Story for Windows
  • Picasa
  • Inkscape
  • Stykz
  • IrfanView

3D Graphics

  • Second Life
  • dim3 Editor
  • Sketchup Make
  • Meshwork
  • Sweet Home 3D
  • Poser 7
  • Unity3D
  • Poser Debut
  • Wings3D

Video and Multimedia

  • Anvil
  • iShowU
  • iStopMotion
  • Jing
  • Adobe Premiere Elements
  • Kinovea
  • Movie Maker
  • Camtasia
  • MPEG Streamclip
  • GSpot
  • VLC
  • Handbrake
  • Wax
  • iDVD

Internet/Web Development

  • Internet Explorer
  • BlueGriffon
  • iWeb
  • Cyberduck
  • OpenOffice
  • Fetch
  • PSPad
  • FireFox
  • Safari
  • Google Earth
  • Second Life Viewer 2
  • Google Chrome
  • Skype
  • iChat
  • TextWrangler

Audio and Music

  • Adobe Audition
  • iTunes
  • MuseScore
  • Finale NotePad
  • Soundflower

Assistive Technology Software

  • Clicker 7
  • Natural Reader Free
  • CoWriter
  • OmmWriter
  • Kurzweil 3000
  • WordQ/SpeakQ

Educational Software

  • Poly
  • Celestia
  • Quandary
  • Cmap Tools
  • Robolab
  • Comic Life
  • Scratch
  • FreeMind
  • Second Life
  • Google Earth
  • SketchPad (Geometer)
  • Guild Wars 2
  • Solve Elec
  • Hot Potatoes
  • StarLogo TNC
  • Inspiration
  • Stellarium
  • Kaleido Tile
  • Stykz
  • Kidspiration
  • Tess
  • Kid Pix Deluxe
  • Timez Attack
  • League of Legends
  • TinkerPlots
  • LEGO Digital Designer
  • Torus Games
  • LEGO Mindstorms NXT
  • Tux Math
  • Tux Paint
  • Pencil
  • Tux Type

Office, Text, Research, and Other

  • Amplify
  • MatLab
  • Anvil
  • Mendeley
  • Microsoft Word
  • OmmWriter
  • Celtx
  • OpenOffice
  • CoWriter
  • Praat
  • ExpressScribe
  • Prezi
  • iBooks Author
  • PSPad
  • iWork Pages
  • SPIN
  • TextWrangler
  • LabView RE
  • Kurzweil 3000

We offer a variety of specialty hardware and peripherals at fixed locations and available for loan.


Educational tools for students

Virtual Reality Headsets

Three VR Headsets are available to be used with a mobile device for Virtual Reality games, 360 Videos and more.

Programming Tools and Technology

Our programming tools and games were donated by the Education Student Association (EdSA) for Education Students to use. These games and robots are great for young learners.

BB-8 Sphero Robot

Programming Games

  • Robot Turtles Boardgame
  • Little Codr Card Game

Geocache kit

  • One Magellan GPS unit to be used while Geocaching

LEGO Mindstorms Kit

  • Includes programmable brick, motors, sensors and lego pieces. Product Details

ReCon 6.0 Programmable Robot

  • Includes programmable rover, instruction booklet and measuring tape

Beyond the online resources supplied by UVic Systems, we offer additional network and web resources for students, instructors and researchers.

  • EDUC Netdrive - A large capacity network space for students and instructors to store course-related work, projects and instructional materials including special setups for student folders, dropboxes, and resource folders. How to access the EDUC Netdrive.

UVic Resources and Services


Tutorials

Contact us - Education Computer Labs

Florin Timish
Lab assistant
250-361-5578

    MAC A322

Perry Plewes
Facility Coordinator
250-360-6660

UVic Support


For staff and office related support (CourceSpaces, email, equipment, netlink ID, data recovery, laptop purchase), please contact Central Computer Help Desk:

Clearihue Building A037250-721-7687, 

https://www.uvic.ca/systems/help

 

Audiovisual Services


For classroom AV equipment (projector, instructor's cabinet, audiovisual equipment), please contact AV Services:

Clearihue Building C067250-721-8292

https://www.uvic.ca/systems/services/avmultimedia/classroomav/index.php

 

Technology Integrated Learning


For assistance with technology-enabled learning & teaching, online learning, and CourseSpaces assistance, problems, inquiries, training/workshops, please contact TIL:

McPherson Library, Mearns Learning Center, Room 034 (lower level)