RCC 370: ProCom Practicum Centre

By | October 7, 2019

The ProCom Practicum Centre (RCC 370) is a technology-enhanced collaboration space designed exclusively for ProCom undergraduate and graduate students. In addition to serving as a collaboration space, the facility is a community space designed for students to use between classes.

RCC 370 is a collection of rooms accessible to ProCom students 24/7 by way of their OneCard. On an occasional basis, the space is used to host ProCom community events.

BoardroomMedia BoothFlexible PodsAdobe CC access

Boardroom (RCC 370E)

An 8 seat boardroom can be reserved by ProCom students and faculty. This space features a 360º webcam for Skype meetings, large TV and Mac with the full Adobe CC 2018 suite. Users can reserve the space and find more information concerning technical features at:

RCC 370E Booking Form

Sound-isolated production booth (RCC 370F)

A sound-isolated production both provides an ideal environment to record and create audio-visual projects. Studio features include:

  • Height-adjustable/fully-accessible furniture
  • A fully-loaded 27″ screen iMac
  • High quality speakers with a Blue Nessie USB microphone.

Collaborative Pods

The Practicum Centre features four drop-in “pods” that enable groups to easily collaborate with technology. Three of these pods are open concept while the fourth pod is enclosed in a moveable glass boardroom wall system. Each pod features the following technology:

  • A wall-mounted 55″ touch screen LCD TV. Each TV is height-adjustable and fully accessible.
  • A built-in Mac loaded with the full Adobe Creative Cloud, Keynote and standard MS Office apps.
  • HD webcam + conference microphones to allow you to host group meetings and connect with members via Skype, Panopto, or Adobe Connect.
  • Apple TVs for apps and AirPlay screen mirroring (see guide) from iPads, iPhone and MacBooks.
  • Hardwired laptop connectivity via HDMI
  • Mobile tables/chairs with built-in power and charging cables for phones

Access to the full Creative Cloud

This facility features 27″ iMacs fully loaded with the current adobe Creative Cloud software suite. As an alternative, you can always sign out Adobe CC laptops from the RCC 166 cage.