What digital tools you need

Explore how you can achieve study success with the help of our range of digital and collaboration tools, including Blackboard and Office 365.

Drop-in to Tech Central for all your tech needs including an upskill session on:​

  • IT student support services overview including how, when and where to get IT help
  • How to download and install Office 365 on personal devices
  • Blackboard overview – navigating through Blackboard and courses
  • How to use Arion
  • How to print from AUT PCs and personal devices
  • How to borrow laptops
  • How to resolve common password and Wi-Fi issues

IT services

Blackboard is your one stop shop for all things related to your papers including lectures, lab notes, assessments, class updates, study guides and handbooks and your paper specific timetable.

Your lecturers may also use Blackboard Collaborate to provide a virtual classroom. You can find more information about how to connect and use Blackboard Collaborate below.

Blackboard website

Blackboard Collaborate guide

Microsoft Teams is a product of the Office 365 suite and is available to all AUT students.

Microsoft Teams is a digital hub that brings your conversations, content, documents, and apps together in one place. You can connect with your classmates and share information – all from a single experience.

Office 365 page on Student Hub Online

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing service you can use to virtually meet with others - either by video or audio-only or both, all while conducting live chats - and it lets you record those sessions to view later.

Guide on how to download and use Zoom

Panopto enables AUT staff and students to capture and deliver audio and video content. Users can record content in lecture theatres, as well as from their office or home computer.

Guide on how to download and use Panopto

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