Contact the Media Suite
Call: (902) 496-8168, (902) 491-6231
Visit: Burke 219
Hours of operation
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Summer (June 3rd - September 2nd)
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Media Suite provides digital production services for faculty and staff creating multimedia materials for use in their courses, as well as multimedia assistance to students working on academic projects. Such multimedia projects include the creation of introductory videos, production of audio podcasts, conversion of video presentations, advertising for online courses, animated banners, and the creation of fully interactive, multimedia presentations.
Software & Application Support Centre (SAS) staff are available to provide assistance to individuals during regular hours, in the Media Suite or elsewhere on campus.
Scroll down to view our booking calendar.
Facilities and services
Audio recording including for podcasting
Digital video file conversion from one format (e.g. AVI, FLV, MOV, MPEG, VOB, etc.) to another
Real-time digitization of VHS tapes
Digital audio file conversion from one format (MP3, WAV, DSS, WMA, AIFF, etc.) to another.
Screencasting (with/without audio)
Video/audio Conferencing for the purpose of podcasting
Lightboard recording (pending)
We offer training, either individually or in small groups, by appointment.
Fill out the scheduling form, below, to book a personal training session. We can help you learn recording techniques, production and mixing skills, and graphic design.
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Video editing workstation with an AMD Ryzen 7 1800x processor, AMD RX 580 GPU, 16 GB RAM, and Windows 10
Adobe CC Master Collection (Premiere, After Effects, Audition, etc. editing system with HD capability)
Canon Vixia HG20 HD DSLR camera
Behringer USB audio interface
Soundcraft 6 channel audio mixer
4 soft box lights
Chromakey Green backdrop for compositing
Zoom audio recorder
2 condenser microphones with pop filters and stands
2 Sennheiser Lavaliere microphones with portable receivers
1 Sennheiser wireless hand held mic
Teleprompter with iPad Mini
Loaning of equipment is not permitted from the Media Suite.
Media Suite booking
All bookings will need to be requested via our scheduling form, below. This scheduling process is subject to change. No walk-ins permitted.