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Lecture Theatres and Seminar Rooms - Union Street Building

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


The Union Street Building (aka School of Botany Annex) is located in the north-west region of the University of Otago's Dunedin campus, on the corner of Union and Great King Streets. The building at 42 Union Street West accommodates one pool teaching space: the Union Street Lecture Theatre.

Union Street Lecture Theatre

Map of University of Otago lecture theatres and seminar rooms

Union Street Lecture Theatre

Located on the top floor of 42 Union Street.

Room code: UNIST
Capacity: 48

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting controls operated by the lectern touch panel
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Audio Out on lectern with volume control
Interlinking No
Inputs 1 video and stereo audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections either XGA or HDMI, plus 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables (must be registered with the University network)
Wi-Fi No
Dropbox folder name Mac: unist-mac
PC: unist-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 1 1.7m x 1.4m fixed
Whiteboard 1 1.8m x 1.2m plus extra board on side wall
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 1 XGA resolution - controlled from lectern (4:3 format, 1024 x 768)
Visual presenter 1 A4 sized - displayed via data projector
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'
UnionStreet righthand from front UnionStreet lefthand from front
UnionStreet righthand from back UnionStreet lefthand from back

Layout of the Union Street Lecture Theatre: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

Union Street Lecture Theatre 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 Union Street Lecture Theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

  • Tel 64 3 479 8485
  • Area Hotline 7676

Last updated: 24 Jan 2018