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Health Sciences Student Computing Labs

Health Sciences Student Computing Labs

ICTS has been contracted by the Health Sciences faculty to manage the Anatomy and Wolfson student computing labs. Garth Hector, the Lab Administrator, together with Assistant Lab Administrators and Lab Assistants, manages lab bookings, assists the faculty staff and students where necessary and ensures that students abide by the lab rules as set out in the General Rules and Polices handbook (page 56).

 

Access to the labs

Lab

Who can use it?

Number of PCs

Location of Lab

Health lab Computer Labs

Open area

The open area may be used by all Health Sciences students as well as students taking courses in the Health Sciences Faculty.

121

Anatomy Building: Basement/Level 1, Medical School Campus

Teaching Lab 1

The teaching labs are reserved for courses and for students requiring group work areas.

21

Teaching Lab 2

29

Teaching Lab 3

32

Teaching Lab 4

24

Teaching Lab 5

24

Wolfson Computer Labs

Wolfson 1

May be used by all Health Sciences students as well as students taking courses in the Health Sciences Faculty.

60

Level 7, Health Sciences Library, Medical School Campus

Wolfson 2

62

Tutorial Rooms

The PCs are available to all Faculty of Health Sciences undergraduate students.

18 individual tutorial rooms with 1 PC per room

Anatomy Building (spread across the second and third floors)
Medical School Campus

 

Opening hours

Lab

Term time

Times

 

Vacations

Times

Health lab Computer Lab

Monday - Friday

06h00 - 17h45

Monday - Friday

08h30 - 16h30

Saturday - Sunday

08h30 - 16h45

Saturday - Sunday

08h30 - 16h30

Public Holidays

Open, but limited hours will be advertised beforehand

End of Year

Open, but limited hours will be advertised beforehand

Wolfson Computer Lab

Monday - Thursday

08h30 - 22h00

Monday - Friday

08h00 - 16h30

Friday

08h30 - 17h45

Weekends and Public Holidays

Closed

Weekends and Public Holidays

Closed

Tutorial Rooms

Monday - Friday

06h00 - 17h45

Monday - Friday

08h30 - 16h30

Saturday - Sunday

08h30 - 16h45

Saturday - Sunday

08h30 - 16h30

Public Holidays

Open, but limited hours will be advertised beforehand

End of Year

Open, but limited hours will be advertised beforehand

 

Your lab administrators

Lab Administrator

Garth Hector
Level 1, Anatomy Building
Garth.Hector@uct.ac.za
021 650 6728/6729

 

Assistant Lab Administrators

Refilwe Sebaetse
Level 1, Anatomy Building / Level 7
refilwe.sebaetse@uct.ac.za
021 406 6729/6146

Siviwe Bam
Level 1, Anatomy Building / Level 7
siviwe.bam@uct.ac.za
021 406 6729/6146

 

 

What software is available at the Health Sciences Labs?

The standard lab software is available in the labs. In addition, the following software is available in Health Sciences labs.

Lab

Healthlab Open Area and Teaching Labs

Wolfson Computer Lab

Tutorial Rooms

Movie Maker

MRC FoodFinder 3

MSVCRT

MSVCRT110

MSVCRT110_amd64

MSXML 4.0 SP2 (KB954430)

MSXML 4.0 SP2 (KB973688)

Photo Common

Photo Gallery

Respondus LockDown Browser 2 - Lab Edition

RStudio

swMSM

TeraCopy 2.3

The WHO Reproductive Health Library 10

Vidyo Desktop 3.6

Windows Live Communications Platform

Windows Live Essentials

Windows Live ID Sign-in Assistant

Windows Live Installer

Windows Live Photo Common

Windows Live PIMT Platform

Windows Live SOXE

Windows Live SOXE Definitions

Windows Live UX Platform

Windows Live UX Platform Language Pack