Audio Visual Services and Equipment
The Service Desk offers equipment to staff and students of the University of Waikato. This equipment is available for course assignments or research. Please familiarize yourself with our Equipment Loan Policy and watch the Equipment Tutorial Videos for instructions on using the equipment and to ensure you are using it correctly.
Teaching Room Equipment
The Teaching Rooms database holds information about the features in the teaching rooms at the University of Waikato. See here to see how you can check out what equipment is available in the room you have booked or search for a room that has the equipment you need for your lecture.
SDHC Memory Cards
Important notes for users of ITS loan pool equipment (on signage by counter)
The Following equipment is supplied with SDHC Memory cards already installed:
- Canon DSLR cameras
- HandyCam Video Cameras
- Tascam Audio recorders
No SD Cards are supplied with the HD Video cameras (AC90 and HMC152) as users are responsible for their own media
16GB SDHC cards may be purchased for $17.00 Each (incl GST)
DO NOT REMOVE SDHC CARDS FROM EQUIPMENT SUPPLIED WITH THEM
Such equipment is supplied with USB Leads for downloading files – removing the card frequently causes card problems.
If equipment is returned with missing SDHC Cards, the hirer will be immediately charged for a replacement SD Card ($17.00) No exceptions – even if “just to download footage”.
We also have training sessions before the start of Semester A & B. They will be advertised in the Staff Professional Development calendar.
Check out our Resource Facilities for info on course video resources, edit suites and video production facilities.
If you are using our equipment or facilities check out the relevant video tutorials.
The University has provided a Self Service tool through which you can log your own support tickets (jobs). You can also search for a previously logged ticket to check it's status. For urgent jobs you can phone the ITS Service Desk: ext 4008 (838 4008) for support.