University of Minnesota Office of Classroom Management
Office of Undergraduate Education

Projection Capable Classroom Standard

The Projection Capable Classroom (PCC) standard includes basic technology infrastructure for teaching and learning:

  • Fixed data/video projection capability
  • Internet connectivity at instructor station
  • Wireless student networking
  • Smart control system (with networking option)
  • User friendly laptop interface
  • Standardized operating protocol familiar to faculty on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities (UMTC) campus
  • May have other add-on capabilities:
    • Document cameras
    • Special input/output connectors for user-provided equipment
    • VHS or DVD player
    • Installed computers
    • Slide projectors
  • Hotline phone
  • Accessibility features
  • Flexible growth potential (able to interface new devices)

The PCC standard is the baseline for UMTC general purpose classroom technology, and is included in the Classroom Appendix to the U of M Standards and Procedures for Construction.

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