On this page you will find information about the ITS-managed pool rooms that you can book in the Geology Building including the room capacity, equipment available, seating layout and a photograph of the room.

Location

The Geology building is located in the north-west region of the University of Otago's Dunedin campus, adjacent to the Clocktower (Registry) Building. The Geology Building accommodates five pool teaching spaces comprising three lecture theatres and two seminar rooms.

The Geology Building

Map of University of Otago pool lecture theatres and seminar rooms

Quad 1 Lecture Theatre

Located on the ground floor of the Geology Building.

Room code: QUAD1
Capacity: 73

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Audio Out on lectern with volume control
Interlinking No
Inputs 1 either video and audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections 2 either HDMI or XGA, 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: quad1-mac
PC: quad1-pc
Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 2.4m x 2.4m motorised
Whiteboard 2 1.8m x 1.2m manual pull down
Computer 2 Mac Minis running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 2 XGA resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter/document camera 1 A4 sized
Blu-Ray player 1 Region-free for playing DVDs, Zone B Blu-ray discs and CDs, plus media from flashdrives (USB port)
Radio microphone 2 1 handheld, 1 lapel style
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'
Quad 1 lefthand from front Quad 1 righthand from front
Quad 1 lefthand from back Quad 1 righthand from back

Layout of Quad 1 lecture theatre: A standard tiered arrangement of fixed seats with writing benches.

Room charges for internal customers (i.e. those charging to a University of Otago account code)

Room charges for external customers (i.e. all other customers)

For emergencies: Technician, after-hours and security phone numbers can be found next to the Emergency Telephone on the teaching wall.

If you would like more information about the Quad 1 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676

Quad 2 Lecture Theatre

Located on the first floor of the Geology Building.

Room code: QUAD2
Capacity: 218

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Audio Out on lectern with volume control
Interlinking Available
Inputs 1 video and audio RCA
Laptop connections 2 XGA, 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: quad2-mac
PC: quad2-pc
Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 3.6m x 3.0m motorised
Whiteboard 2 2.4m x 1.2m manual pull down
Computer 2 Mac Minis running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 2 XGA resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter/document camera 1 A4 sized
Blu-Ray player 1 Region-free for playing DVDs, Zone B Blu-ray discs and CDs, plus media from flashdrives (USB port)
Radio microphone 2 1 handheld, 1 lapel style
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'
Quad 2 lefthand from front Quad 2 righthand from front
Quad 2 lefthand from back Quad 2 righthand from back

Layout of Quad 2 lecture theatre: A standard tiered arrangement of fixed seats with writing benches.

Room charges for internal customers (i.e. those charging to a University of Otago account code)

Room charges for external customers (i.e. all other customers)

For emergencies: Technician, after-hours and security phone numbers can be found next to the Emergency Telephone on the teaching wall.

If you would like more information about the Quad 2 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676

Quad 3 Seminar Room

Located on the first floor of the Geology Building.

Room code: QUAD3
Capacity: 44

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Audio Out on lectern with volume control
Interlinking No
Inputs 1 either video and audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections 2 either HDMI or XGA, 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: quad3-mac
PC: quad3-pc
Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 1.8m x 1.8m and 3.6m x 2.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 2 1.8m x 1.8m manual pull down
Computer 2 Mac Minis running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 2 XGA resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter/document camera 1 A4 sized
Blu-Ray player 1 Region-free for playing DVDs, Zone B Blu-ray discs and CDs, plus media from flashdrives (USB port)
Radio microphone Available on request
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'
Quad 3 lefthand from front Quad 3 righthand from front
Quad 3 lefthand from back Quad 3 righthand from back

Layout of Quad 3 seminar room: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

Quad 3 Seminar Room floor layout

Room charges for internal customers (i.e. those charging to a University of Otago account code)

Room charges for external customers (i.e. all other customers)

For emergencies: Technician, after-hours and security phone numbers can be found next to the Emergency Telephone on the teaching wall.

If you would like more information about the Quad 3 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676

Quad 4 Lecture Theatre

Located on the ground floor of the Geology Building.

Room code: QUAD4
Capacity: 134

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Audio Out on lectern with volume control
Interlinking Available
Inputs 1 video and audio RCA
Laptop connections 2 XGA, 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: quad4-mac
PC: quad4-pc
Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 2.4m x 2.4m motorised
Whiteboard 2 2.4m x 1.2m and 2.8m x 1.2m manual pull down
Computer 2 Mac Minis running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 2 XGA resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter/document camera 1 A4 sized
Blu-Ray player 1 Region-free for playing DVDs, Zone B Blu-ray discs and CDs, plus media from flashdrives (USB port)
Radio microphone 2 1 handheld, 1 lapel style
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'
Quad 4 lefthand from front Quad 4 righthand from front
Quad 4 lefthand from back Quad 4 righthand from back

Layout of Quad 4 lecture theatre: A standard tiered arrangement of fixed seats with writing benches.

Room charges for internal customers (i.e. those charging to a University of Otago account code)

Room charges for external customers (i.e. all other customers)

For emergencies: Technician, after-hours and security phone numbers can be found next to the Emergency Telephone on the teaching wall.

If you would like more information about the Quad 4 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676

Quad 5 Seminar Room

Located on the ground floor of the Geology Building.

Room code: QUAD5
Capacity: 22

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Interlinking No
Inputs No
Laptop connections XGA, 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: quad5-mac
PC: quad5-pc
Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 1 1.6m x 1.6m manual pull down
Whiteboard 2 3.0m x 1.2m
Computer 1 Mac Minis running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 1 XGA resolution - data projection control from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter/document camera 1 A4 sized
Blu-Ray player 1 Region-free for playing DVDs, Zone B Blu-ray discs and CDs, plus media from flashdrives (USB port)
Radio microphone Available on request
H-ITT student response system Available on request
Quad 5 lefthand from front Quad 5 righthand from front
Quad 5 lefthand from back Quad 5 righthand from back

Layout of Quad 5 seminar room: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

Quad 5 Seminar Room floor layout

Room charges for internal customers (i.e. those charging to a University of Otago account code)

Room charges for external customers (i.e. all other customers)

For emergencies: Technician, after-hours and security phone numbers can be found next to the Emergency Telephone on the teaching wall.

If you would like more information about the Quad 5 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676
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