James Cook University – Education Central

Audiovisual Design and Consulting by AVDEC for Wilson Architects with Architects North.

The Specialised Teaching and Student Services Precinct building for the Faculty of Education at JCU, involved the design of an integrated audiovisual system to serve current and emerging pedagogies and included the following spaces: Wet and Dry teaching laboratories, Collaborative Multi- mode Theatre, Peer-to-Peer learning space, and outdoor spaces.

Technologies Deployed:

  • Videoconferencing
  • Wacom tablets
  • Annotation software
  • Wireless student collaboration
  • and theatre display systems
  • Two –way display of student PCs and laptops in Lab spaces
  • Interactive whiteboards
  • Peer to Peer plug-in displays
  • Infra-red hearing assistance