Technology Enabled Spaces
Media Technology Services supports approximately 285 classrooms, learning spaces and conference rooms across campus.
This includes space/technology design, engineering, integration, installation and management, as well as responding to requests for classroom assistance. For immediate assistance, please call the Classroom Technology Emergency Line at 781-736-4632 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ITS provides Zoom, a web-based virtual meeting room available to the entire Brandeis community. Zoom supports both basic face-to-face web conferencing sessions as well as fully interactive online learning sessions with multiple participants. Zoom offers a high-quality and easy-to-use video, audio, screen-sharing and collaboration experience across Windows, Mac, iOSS, Android, Blackberry, Linux, Zoom Rooms and H.323/SIP room systems.
The Brandeis Lecture Capture Program includes 40+ classrooms equipped with fully automated recording systems, as well as access to capture software that can be utilized in any classroom on campus. The Echo360 Active Learning Platform is comprised of a suite of tools for recording live lectures in the classrooms, managing video content including Zoom recordings, prerecording lectures for students to watch outside of class, as well as interactive tools intended to be used in the classroom to enhance student engagement. The platform is designed to enhance student learning through interaction and engagement, as well as allow faculty to track student engagement through the platform's comprehensive analytics tools.
Laptop display connections can be tricky. View the Laptop Quick Start Guide for help connecting your laptop.
NOTE: Most classrooms include a set of video adapters for devices that do not have HDMI outputs. Users are encouraged to provide their own adapters when possible as the most reliable solution.