Instruction set: Interactive Rooms
This standard room contains one (1) eighty (80) inch flat panel interactive monitor and one (1) eighty (80) inch passive monitor. Both monitors TV’s are located behind the instructor’s podium. There is also a SMART Podium in these rooms with the same functionality as the interactive monitor. Both the SMART Podium and interactive monitor are utilized to display presentation materials from available room sources. With the appropriate software loaded on a laptop, a presenter may annotate information displayed on the SMART podium or Sharp interactive TV. Faculty will connect to these devices via supplied HDMI and/or USB cables. These classrooms also have standard white erase boards which are not connected to any technology devices but can be accessed for use by both the faculty and students.
In the Anatomy Lab (027) an An instructor’s podium will be located at the front of the room and will be utilized as the main location for technology control equipment within the classroom. This podium will feature a disc player, document camera, Crestron Air Media and laptop computer video connection capability. This room also features in-ceiling mounted speakers and microphones that can be utilized for lecture capture in that space as well as two way communications between the Anatomy and Cadaver Labs. This shared functionality would be initiated by the instructor from the iPad Mini located in the Anatomy Lab. capability.
Faculty will control the functioning of the room electronics via an iPad Mini which will provide ‘easy to use’ control buttons for all available technology devices in the room. The Crestron iPad interface will allow the instructor to choose the source device (disc player, laptop, document camera, Berchtold Camera, AirMedia) and send its content to the destination devices (Interactive Monitor, Passive Monitor, Echo 360, SMART Podium).
Ceiling microphones and ceiling mounted speakers along with a camera focused on the instructor for use with the Echo 360 lecture capture system are installed in all standard rooms.
The Cadaver Lab (028) section of these rooms will have two (2) sixty (60) inch wall mounted monitors with tilt capability. There will be one Berchtold integrated camera and light mounted above an examination table. That camera is connected so that students in the Anatomy Lab can observe the examination taking place in the Cadaver Lab via the in-room monitor. The instructor will control the technology through the Crestron iPad interface using an iPad Mini which can be docked in the Anatomy Lab. A lapel microphone and two ceiling mounted speakers are also provided in the Cadaver Lab to allow two way communications between rooms 027 & 028.