LTC Resource Room

 

The LTC Resource Room is situated on the Ground Floor of Arts Block on Upper Campus.

It is utilised by different languages student registered with the Languages Department at Humanities Faculty.

Resources:

The Lab is equipped with 14 Dell computers and a smart board - for teaching purposes.

DS-TV is installed to allow students to watch language channels and a DVD player which is connected to one of the PC’s with roof mounted speakers – for students and lectures to playback some of the video material they use in their teaching.

Video Conferencing - set up incorporates 1 X HD overhead webcam and a Yamaha conference microphone/speaker system. The venue can accommodate a maximum of 8 participants. Only Skype sessions supported.

**  Click here to book for video conferencing sessions.

 

Software:

  • Ms Office 2010 suite
  • IE
  • Firefox
  • SPSS 22
  • R
  • RStudio
  • NoteBook Software 10
  • Skype ( pc connected to overhead only)

links on desk top:

  1. Vula
  2. UCT Email portal
  3. CTU web portal

 

Support:

Languages Department has employed permanent Language software specialist to help lecturers set up classes and tests on the system. This person also does the digitising (transferring recording from tapes to DVD’s and CD’s) for the department.

A lab tutor is employed to work with the languages software specialist as a back-up.

Operation Hours:

Term Time:

  • Monday to Friday: 08:00 AM to 16:00 PM

Vacation:

  • Open on request

Public Holidays and Weekends:

  • Open on request