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Technology Enhanced Classrooms

The Instructional Technology Services group maintains most of the Technology Enhanced Classrooms
on all campuses of UMASS Lowell. The goal of the university is to continue to increase the number of
Tier 1 classrooms on campus.  The goal of Instructional Technology Support is to ensure that
technology integration in teaching and learning is easily accessible. 

A complete listing of UMASS Lowell classrooms and their Tier designations can be found here.  Current
plans include the upgrade of all Tier 3, 4 and 5 classrooms on campus to Tier 1 or 1+ status.  Project
timelines and room upgrade plans can be found here.

Technology Enhanced Classroom Tier designations are as follows:

 
    
   Tier 1 Classrooms

  • Podium or Teaching Station
  • MediaLink Control System – networked
  • Document/Graphics Camera
  • Integrated sound with speakers
  • Laptop Connection with audio and network
  • Teaching Computer
  • DVD playback capability
  • LCD Projector or LCD Flatscreen
     

   Tier 1+ Classrooms

  • Standard Configuration
  • Addition of Smart Sympodium hardware
     

   Tier 2 Classrooms

  • LCD Projector or LCD Flatscreen
  • MediaLink Control System
  • Wall jack for Video/audio and VGA/audio
  • Network Access

    Tier 3 Classrooms

  • LCD Projector or LCD Flatscreen
  • Wall jack for video/audio and/or VGA/audio

   Tier 4 Classooms

  • TV monitor and cart
  • VCR/DVD player
  • No installed LCD projector or flatscreen

   Tier 5 Classrooms

  • Whiteboard or Blackboard
  • No installed LCD projector or flatscreen

 

A complete listing of UMASS Lowell classrooms and their Tier designations can be found here.


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