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Lecture Theatres and Seminar Rooms - Arts Building

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

Location

The Arts Building (aka the Burns Building) is located in the central region of the Dunedin campus, near the Castle Theatre Complex at the end of the Information Services Building. The Arts Building accommodates seven pool teaching spaces: two lecture theatres and five seminar rooms.

Arts Building

Map of University of Otago pool lecture theatres and seminar rooms

Burns 1 Lecture Theatre

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code:
BURN1
Capacity: 288
Area: 223 sq m

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 either video and audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections 2 either VGA or HDMI, plus 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn1-mac
PC: burn1-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 3.0m x 3.0m motorised
Whiteboard 2 Dual 2.4m x 1.2m manual pull down
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 HDMI resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (16:9 format, 1920 x 1200)
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'
Burns 1 lefthand from front Burns 1 righthand from front
Burns 1 lefthand from back Burns 1 righthand from back

Layout of Burns 1 Lecture Theatre: A standard tiered arrangement of fixed seats with writing tablets.

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 Burns 1 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 2 Lecture Theatre

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN2
Capacity: 175
Area: 149 sq m

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 either video and audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections 2 either VGA or HDMI, plus 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn2-mac
PC: burn2-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 3.0m x 3.0m motorised
Whiteboard 2 Dual 2.4m x 1.2m manual pull down
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 HDMI resolution - dual data projection control from lectern (16:9 format, 1920 x 1200)
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'
Burns 2 lefthand from front Burns 2 righthand from front
Burns 2 lefthand from back Burns 2 righthand from back

Layout of Burns 2 lecture theatre: A standard tiered arrangement of fixed seats with writing tablets.

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 Burns 2 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 3 Lecture Theatre

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN3
Capacity: 24

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting control via SAVi III membrane control system located in fixed lectern
Recording facilities Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Interlinking No
Inputs 1 video and stereo audio RCA
Laptop connections VGA, plus 3.5mm audio jack and active network cable
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn3-mac
PC: burn3-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 2.4m x 2.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 2 4.8m x 1.2m on north wall, 3.6m x 1.2m on east wall
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 VGA resolution - one projector controlled from lectern, one via dedicated remote control (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 Available on request
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'

Burns 3 lefthand from front Burns 3 righthand from front
Burns 3 lefthand from back Burns 3 righthand from back

Layout of Burns 3 lecture theatre: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

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 Burns 3 lecture theatre, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 4 Seminar Room

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN4
Capacity: 40
Area: 53 sq m

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual and lighting control via SAVi III membrane control system located in fixed lectern
Recording facilities Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Interlinking No
Inputs 1 video and stereo audio RCA
Laptop connections VGA, plus 3.5mm audio jack and active network cable
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn4-mac
PC: burn4-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 1.7m x 1.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 1 1.8m x 1.2m
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 VGA resolution - one projector controlled from lectern, one via dedicated remote control (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 Available on request
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'

Burns 4 lefthand from front Burns 4 righthand from front
Burns 4 lefthand from back Burns 4 righthand from back

Layout of Burns 4 seminar room: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

Burns 4 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 Burns 4 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 5 Seminar Room

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN5
Capacity: 50
Area: 56 sq m

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audio visual and lighting control via 20 button Crestron panel control on fixed lectern
Recording facilities Otago Capture Lecture Recording
Interlinking No
Inputs No
Laptop connections VGA, plus 3.5mm audio jack and active network cable
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn5-mac
PC: burn5-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 1.7m x 1.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 2 1.8m x 1.2m
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 VGA resolution - dual data projectors controlled from lectern
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 1 1 handheld, 1 lapel style
H-ITT student response system 1 Receiver available in room - information about booking 'clickers'

Burns 5 lefthand from front Burns 5 righthand from front
Burns 5 lefthand from back Burns 5 righthand from back

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

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 Burns 5 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 6 Seminar Room

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN6
Capacity: 25
Area: 48 sq m

Room features
Theatre controls Fully integrated audiovisual control via SAVi III membrane control system located in fixed lectern
Recording facilities Audiovisual recording available through ITS Media Production
Interlinking No
Inputs No
Laptop connections VGA, plus 3.5mm audio jack and active network cable
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn6-mac
PC: burn6-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 1 1.7m x 1.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 1 3.6m x 1.2m
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X) locked to 1024 x 768
Data projector 1 VGA resolution - data projection control 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 Not available
H-ITT student response system Available on request
Burns 6 lefthand from front Burns 6 righthand from front
Burns 6 lefthand from back Burns 6 righthand from back

Layout of Burns 6 seminar room: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

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 Burns 6 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician:

Burns 7 Seminar Room

Located on the ground floor of the Arts Building.

Room code: BURN7
Capacity: 88
Area: 89 sq m

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 either video and audio RCA or HDMI
Laptop connections 2 either VGA or HDMI, plus 3.5mm audio jacks and active network cables
Dropbox folder name Mac: burn7-mac
PC: burn7-pc

Equipment available Quantity Details
Screen 2 2.4m x 2.4m manual pull down
Whiteboard 1 6.6m x 1.2m
Computer 1 Mac Mini running Windows (PC) and Mac (OS X)
Data projector 2 VGA resolution - dual data projection control 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'

Burns 7 lefthand from front Burns 7 righthand from front
Burns 7 lefthand from back Burns 7 righthand from back
Layout of Burns 7 seminar room: A standard classroom style arrangement of movable tables and chairs.

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 Burns 7 seminar room, please contact the area lecture theatre technician: