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UTS Academic Services

University Technology Services offers a variety of educational and research services for faculty, instructors, teaching assistants, and academic staff. Whether you need to learn more about using Blackboard, are looking for research tools or instructional technologies, or enhance your pedagogical methodologies, UTS can help.

The links below can give you more information on UTS Academic services. Or you can contact us at 803-777-1800, or email us at servicedesk@sc.edu.

Blackboard Course Management

Blackboard is a web-based course-management system, and is designed to allow students and faculty to participate in classes delivered online or use online materials and activities to complement face-to-face teaching. University Technology Services offers online information on Blackboard use, as well as a variety of training options.

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Classroom Equipment Search

University Technology Services has educational technology equipment that may be used for enhancing classroom presentations and teaching. We also maintain numerous enhanced and full broadcast studio classrooms around the Columbia campus. Use our equipment search to find what you need and reserve it.

Computer Labs on the Columbia Campus

The University of South Carolina Columbia campus offers numerous computer labs for both teaching and computer access. Click on the link above for a complete listing of computer lab locations, hours of operation, and services provided.

Communication Services

UTS can help you communicate with students, faculty, staff, and group membe rs through a variety of media. We offer services such as listervs, mass email, phone and video conferencing, as well as venues such as iTunes U @ South Carolina.

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Instructional Design

UTS can help you design courses and teaching methods based on the latest technologies and pedagogical methods. Our trained staff can work with you one-on-one or in group training to help you meet the challenges of today's educational environment.

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Instructional Technology Services

Instructional Technologies can help you enhance your traditional classroom experience, use studio classrooms for live broadcasting of classes, or allow you to conference with students and colleagues through a number of different services. You and your students can also purchase software and computers and get educational discounts.

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Instructional Tools

University Technology Services supports a number of software tools that can help enhance teaching and learning in the classroom and/or online. These applications allow you to capture and manipulate media on your computer, and even develop it into interactive presentations.

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Survey and Testing Tools

University Technology Services has tools that can help you with creating surveys, compiling and reporting survey data, and running assessments.

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Research Tools

Working with common software tools such as SAS and SPSS? Need to build a collaborative on-line workspace for your research group? Need to conference or communicate with colleagues over large distances? UTS can help with a number of research tools and support.

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