Zoom Web Conferencing
Connect with Zoom ( zoom.us ) for real-time web-based video and audio conferencing. Use a dedicated meeting room to hold virtual office hours, present PowerPoint or Keynote presentations, conduct interviews, and more. Learn how to get online and interact with a remote audience. Attend an online training or email email@example.com to get started sooner.
USF Blogs is a new service that will allow the USF community to develop blogs/websites within the USF domain. Using the WordPress platform, USF Blogs can facilitate online discussions, presentations of teaching and learning materials, and professional looking websites. Attend a CIT class to learn more.
E-portfolios allow students to collect and store work online that includes reflections on learning, projects, courses or entire programs. Portfolios are an authentic form of assessment that can be used to document student learning and growth, or to share student work to prospective employers.
Qualtrics: Online Surveys
Attend a class in the CIT this semester to get up to speed quickly with the robust and powerful survey development tool designed for research, assessment, and evaluation. Select from a wide variety of question-types and survey distribution options to maximize your response rate. View survey results as they are collected in real-time using the highly effective reporting tools.
Nvivo 10 for Mac and Win
The leading qualitative research software is available free to USF employees. Download a copy by logging into myUSF, clicking Fav Apps, and selecting Personal Software Purchases (if you don't see this option, select Preferences under Fav Apps, then go to the All Apps tab to find Personal Software Purchases). NVivo supports the collection, organization and analysis of data from interviews, focus groups, observations and literature. You can work with content from documents, PDFs, audio and video, enabling you to evaluate, interpret and uncover social phenomena. Save time with NVivo’s powerful querying and automation tools.
lynda.com is available free to all faculty, staff and students as a robust web-based technology training service. There are hundreds of high-quality video tutorials ranging from Microsoft Office to Adobe design and media, Canvas, SPSS, and more. Log into myUSF, click Fav Apps, and then choose lynda.com to access your free subscription. (If you don't see this option, click Preferences under Fav Apps, then go to the All Apps tab to find lynda.com).
LAB RESERVATION POLICY: The CIT's classrooms are designed to provide instructors and their students with access to technology that is an integral part of the course. If your course format does not require students to use computer technology during class time, we recommend that you reserve a standard USF Smart Classroom. Room requests have to be made at least 24 hours in advance. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
If you wish to reserve a lab for non-academic lectures or trainings, please login to http://ems.usfca.edu/Virtualems for your request. To reserve a lab for academic course, please contact the Program Assistant of your Department. Learn more about the CIT labs »