Academic Media Services

Last Updated: 07/17/2013

Overview

The mission of this group is two-fold:

  • to assist in the use and analysis of multimedia in teaching, research, and creative work at CU-Boulder
  • to provide instructional support and hardware resources to produce and implement media content for teaching, learning and research at CU-Boulder.

Features

  • Produce, for a fee, designs and illustrations for use in academic settings.
  • Consult with faculty on the inclusion of multimedia in their research and teaching.
  • Consult with faculty and students on how best to produce multimedia projects on their own.
  • Routinely give guest lectures on campus on a variety of design and media-related topics, including graphic design, typography, digital graphics, film language and storyboarding, mounting effective communications campaigns, and more.
  • Coach students in support of creatively working through media-related assignments.
  • Give talks to the campus at large on design, media, and media software-related topics.
  • Provide faculty instruction and workspace support in creating multi-media assets.
  • Provide students with support in producing syllabus driven multi-media projects.
  • Provide faculty and students a "one stop shop" for renting needed equipment in multi-media projects.
  • Faculty coaching in use of teaching related technologies available on campus.

Cost

  • For the provision of design and illustration services, there is a $60-per-hour charge.
  • There is no fee for instructional support or to use hardware resources to produce and implement media content for teaching, learning and research at CU-Boulder.

Who can get it

  • Assistance in the use and analysis of multimedia in teaching, research, and creative work is available to faculty, select staff, and students at CU-Boulder.
  • Instructional support services and hardware resources are available to all CU faculty and students for academic works.

How to get it

For assistance in the use and analysis of multimedia in teaching, research, and creative work contact Dave Underwood at david.underwood@colorado.edu, call 303-492-2672, or contact the IT Service Center.

For instructional support services and hardware resource availability contact Tim Riggs at timothy.riggs@colorado.edu, call 303-492-8804, or contact the IT Service Center.