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Teaching & Learning - Staff

Academic Course Evaluations

Academic Course Evaluation (ACE) makes course evaluations easier for the students as well as reduces the effort needed get accurate course evaluation data. Ace also significantly reduces the amount of time before evaluation information is available to faculty and staff.

AggieVideo Streaming Platform

UC Davis’ AggieVideo uses Kaltura, a YouTube-like video management portal that helps faculty and staff create, upload, edit, store, and stream video.

Videos can be shared securely with students through their Canvas course sites, and openly with the world through online streaming, all without ads and without non-UC Davis videos appearing alongside.

Integrated with AggieVideo, Kaltura Capture, is a personal capture program that captures screen, camera, and audio from your computer with one click.

Audio Production

ATS provides professional narration and audio production services in support of our instructional, research and outreach missions including studio recordings, on-location recordings, audio editing, audio for special events, and ISDN and IP broadcast services for radio outlets.

Audio Studio Recordings

ATS provides professional audio studio recording services for language instruction, staff training, radio interviews with national and international media, and other campus projects. 

AV Presentation and Event Support

Academic Technology Services' Special Event Support unit provides audio/visual consultation and support for events that require professional sound, presentation support, video, or any other special event technical needs.

Classroom Equipment Loan

IET's Academic Technology Services department maintains and makes available a limited amount of equipment in support of classrooms. 

Gradescope

Gradescope streamlines the tedious parts of grading paper-based, digital, and code assignments while providing insights into how your students are doing.

Developed at U.C. Berkeley by Computer Science faculty and alums, Gradescope is a set of online tools that provides a streamlined, flexible, and consistent grading process, even for classes with very large enrollments.

Graphic Design & Illustration

ATS illustration and graphic design services support our educational, research, and outreach missions by providing custom illustrations, graphics, icon development, brochure and poster design, cartoons, 2D animation, and advanced multimedia and PowerPoint development.

Photography

Professional photographic services, both in-studio and on-location, including image editing and enhancement. 

Typical assignments include faculty portraits, class and departmental photo composites, scientific and research documentation, instructional enhancement, and news and public communication.

UC Davis Canvas

UC Davis Canvas, the campuswide learning management system (LMS), is a linchpin of educational technology at UC Davis. Instructors use it to organize and present class materials, assign and view homework, assess submissions, provide grades, and communicate with their students. Students use it to manage their course requirements, find course materials, submit homework, assess their course progress, and communicate with instructors and classmates about course assignments and requirements. The system is flexible.

Video Production

ATS specializes in academic and research-based video production services, including single and multi-camera recordings of seminars and special campus events, live webcasting, studio recordings, classroom lecture capture, content development for online learning modules, and support for the faculty eLearning studio. 

Video Studio Recording

ATS has an 850-square-foot, fully-equipped television studio located in Surge II for recording lectures, demonstrations and interviews. The studio makes it easy to record online content and course materials.

The TV studio includes a green screen, teleprompter and an LTN Global broadcast connection for live faculty interviews with national media such as CNN, Fox News and PBS.

Zoom

Zoom is an online conferencing system that provides video and audio conferencing, rich collaboration tools, session recording, and more.