Learning Center

Located on the third floor of the Lemieux Library, the center can provide the following services to the department and to the Seattle University community:

  • A Macintosh computer laboratory for the use of students and faculty.
  • Computer-assisted langauge software and video.
  • Coversion of any video standard worldwide to the NTSC standard used in the U.S. if copyright permitted.
  • Projected video viewing from VHS tape, DVD and laser discs.
  • Assistance in Digital Video creation and conversion to QuickTime movies using iMovie 2 or Final Cut Pro.
  • Language video programs in French, Spanish, German, Italian and Polish.
  • A collection of VHS, laser disc and DVD videos of foreign movies and documentaries.

Technologies

The learning center contains the following equipment and development software:

Computers

  • 1 Mac G4 Dual 800 MHZ 80GB HD Computer
  • 1 Mac G4 867 MHZ 80GB HD CD/DVD Rom Computer
  • 12 iMac G3 Computers
  • 2 eMac G4 Computers
  • 3 iBooks
  • HP Laserjet Printer
  • Minolta Dimage Scan Elite - Slide Scanner
  • Epson 1680 Pro Scanner
  • 25 Koss & Sony headsets
  • Cyclone CD Duplicator

Presentation:

  • Pioneer Laser/DVD/CD Player
  • 2 Samsung Multi-System VCR Players
  • Epson LCD Projector
  • Surround sound - KLIPSCH Quintet Speaker System

Developmental Software

  • Photoshop 7.0
  • Final Cut Pro 3
  • iMovie 2
  • La Taupe & A travers la lumière

Video Development

  • Several camcorders (Includes: 1 Canon GL1 DV Camcorder and 1 Canon Optura DV Camcorder)
  • Bogen Tripod
  • Azden wireless microphones
  • Hollywood DV Bridge Conversion Analog to Digital video