Academic Technologies (AT), a unit of Technology Services (TS), delivers, manages and supports core technologies and instructional resources to enhance teaching and learning, student engagement, and to promote positive learning outcomes through a variety of instructional approaches. View the Academic Technologies Organization Chart. View the Fall 2023 AT Slideshow.
Our commitment to delivering, managing and supporting systems and services that promote educational success, is showcased in a recent presentation by the Senior Manager of the AT Learning Systems team. Take a look at the Governing Better Outcomes: Canvas Apps at VCU slideshow that focuses on VCU's central Learning Management System (LMS) Canvas, and the evolution of a governance process for installing apps/third party tools using the Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) standard. View more examples of AT commitment and achievements.
Our Services at a Glance ...
Below are highlights of the systems and services provided by Academic Technologies.
Adobe Creative Cloud
Collection of applications used for photography, design, video, digital imaging, animation and more.
A web-based learning management system used to develop and deliver course materials and assessments online.
Canvas 3rd Party Tools
Tools that Integrate with Canvas LMS (i.e. VoiceThread, Respondus, Top Hat, Turnitin).
Maintenance of software and multimedia equipment in centrally-managed classrooms and labs.
Centrally-managed classroom support, available via hotline phone numbers for both campuses.
Maintenance and management of loaner laptops available to students and teaching faculty.
Student engagement tool used to conduct polls, track attendance, and create digital assessments in the classroom.
Video production, consultations, and streaming services for a variety of instructional needs.