The student learning experience

Griffith's Learning and Teaching spaces are equipped with essential and innovative technologies, which play a central role in the interaction between lecturers and their students.

Lecture theatres

As part of the Lecture Theatre Upgrade project, the following rooms now have Lecture Capture capability—allowing lectures to be recorded.

Recordings are available to students as audio and movie files which can be downloaded via Learning@Griffith.

Campus maps

Maps are available for each location

Lecture capture tutorial rooms

Lecture Capture is also available in selected tutorial rooms. These can be booked via Room bookings. For more information on Lecture Capture, visit Using Learning@Griffith.

Advanced tutorial rooms: equipped with Lecture Capture

Standard tutorial rooms: do not have Lecture Capture capability

Basic tutorial rooms: limited audiovisual capability—in most cases, a television and VCR. The majority of the basic tutorial rooms are at Nathan and the Gold Coast campuses and range in size from 20 to 40 seats in the rooms.

Nathan campus map

Lecture theatres

Advanced tutorial rooms

Gold Coast campus map

Lecture theatres

Advanced tutorial rooms

COMPUTER LABS

Computer labs are available across all campuses of the University. These labs are identified as either:

  • common-use computer labs: available for all students. Some of these labs are available 24/7. Other common-use computers are available in the library. View available common-use labs and student computing.
  • school-based computers: available to students who have specialist computing needs relevant to their study area. The school provides access to labs such as Windows or Mac labs (or dual-boot). Obtain information about access to these computers from the school or department lab owner.

General help and resources

  • computer assistance: for general assistance with computers, see the IT Service Centre to find support options
  • audiovisual equipment: for assistance with projectors and other lab equipment, please consult audiovisual support

Software in computer labs

Griffith uses standardised software for general use among teachers and students. The LanSchool Classroom Management software is an exception as this has separate student and teacher versions. For software support, please see the pages below:

  • standard software support: includes self-help resources for select Microsoft Office applications, Google Apps, Dreamweaver, Social Media and general computing skills
  • LanSchool Teacher version: provides and overview and help guide for teaching staff for using LanSchool

Student support

Common-use lab support provides student-oriented information on computer labs.

BOOKABLE GROUP STUDY SPACES

Group spaces are perfect for acing any group assessment.

Computer labs

Computer labs are available across all campuses of the university. These labs are identified as either:

  • Common-use computer labs: available for all students to use. Some of these labs are available 24/7, whereas the other common-use computers are available in the library. View the availability of common-use labs at the Student Computing.
  • School-based computer: available to students who have specialist computing needs relevant to their study area. The relevant school provides access to labs such as Windows or Mac labs (or dual-boot). Further information ab out access to school-based computer can be obtained from the school or department lab owner.

General Help and Resources

  • Computer Assistance: For general assistance with computers, see the IT Service Centre to find support options
  • Audiovisual Equipment (e.g. projectors): For assistance with the audiovisual equipment found in some labs (e.g. projectors), please consult the Audiovisual Services page

Software in Computer labs

Generally, lab software is consistent. The LanSchool Classroom Management software is an exception as this has separate student and teacher versions. For software support, please see the pages below:

  • Standard software support: includes self-help resources for select Microsoft Office applications, Google Apps, Dreamweaver, Social Media and general computing skills
  • LanSchool Teacher version: provides and overview and help guide for teaching staff for using LanSchool

Student support

The Service Catalogue provides student-oriented information on computer labs.

Audiovisual services

Audiovisual support in common-use teaching spaces is available during regular teaching hours. For technician support during a lecture, or for service outside of these hours, please contact us on x56464.

More information is available on our audiovisual page.

Wireless microphone systems

Lecture theatres and advanced seminar rooms across all Griffith campuses are installed with permanent chargers with two wireless microphone transmitters.

Please visit the audiovisual page for a how-to guide and a full list of rooms that have wireless microphones installed.

Audiovisual lab

The audiovisual lab at Logan campus  is a test environment set up to replicate Griffith teaching spaces: a standard lecture theatre with videoconferencing capabilities, an advanced tutorial room and a standard tutorial room.

Before being placed into the live teaching spaces, the AV Project Team can test and confirm the changes they are making to the infrastructure to ensure its capability.

The AV Project Team is currently located in the lab, using the room as a development environment for quality control: making changes to AV equipment, developing code and trialling new technologies before implementing across campuses.

Visit the lab at Logan: room 2.13 in the Academic 1 L05 building

The AV Project Team welcomes any feedback.

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Project team

This is a small project team working to upgrade and standardise the learning and teaching spaces throughout our campuses. The team can be found in the audiovisual lab.

Project manager: Mark English | Technical installer: Terry Desborough

Client Technology Services audiovisual laboratory

Room 2.03 Environment 2 (N13) Griffith University 170 Kessels Road, Nathan QLD 4111

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(07) 3735 5555 Brisbane

(07) 5552 5555 Gold Coast

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