For Teaching

Instructional Technology
The University offers course management tools UMLearn and JUMP.  To learn more about developing your academic courses using these tools, contact

Click here for more on the new UMLearn teaching tool and learning opportunities

If you prefer to author your web pages outside of a course management tool, support and instruction are available for both official and personal pages.  For web publishing, contact Computer Training at 474-9178.

Personal homepages can be viewed at

Labs & Facilities
The IST computer labs are open to all UofM students and staff for drop-in use. Wireless hotspots can also be found on campus.

Bookable teaching labs are located in the Microcomputer Centre, 331 University Centre.  The Centre has two 24-seat PC teaching labs that can be booked by instructors.  No charge for daytime internal use.  Limited bookings can be arranged in the other IST computer labs.  Contact Computer Training at 474-8213.

Instructional software is available to students and staff in the IST computer labs. 

Site licenced software such as:

  • SAS
  • SPSS
  • Matlab
  • Zoomtext

are available from the IST Help & Solutions Centre is located in 123 Fletcher Argue.  Contact 474-8600 or email

Requests to install or purchase instructional software are considered three times a year.  To make instructional software or assignments available in the IST computer labs, contact Software License Administrator at 474-9475.

Electronic Mailing Lists
To request an electronic mailing list on the Mailman server for your course or project, contact Nick Donaldson at 474-8649.



Related Info

Help & Solutions Centre
(Mon-Fri 8:00am to 8:00pm)*
123 Fletcher Argue
Bannatyne Service Desk
(Mon-Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm)*
230 NJM Library

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