FAD computer IT assistance
During tutorials, try to use the help menu associated with the application you're learning, or ask your tutor.
For technical assistance, come to one of the IT offices below.
Faculty IT Office—VS223
The Faculty IT staff are responsible for all Windows computers and printers, including the staff computers and the SOAD-domain student computers and printers (multi-function devices).
The Faculty IT office is generally open between 8 am and 6 pm on weekdays, depending on staff availability.
Media Design IT Office—WG401
The Media Design IT staff are responsible for all Apple equipment across the Faculty and all Media Design course technologies.
The Media Design IT office is generally open between 9 am and 5 pm on weekdays, depending on staff availability.
Many programmes offered by the Faculty require the use of computers. The following software is available to students:
- Microsoft Office Pro
- A range of professional CAD and modelling applications such as AutoCAD, ArchiCAD, Revit, Solidworks, Adobe and 3D Max, and building and environmental simulation software
- Animation software
- Web-editing and collaboration software.
For technical help, contact the Technical Staff.