University of St Andrews


School of Medicine handbook for staff & students

Study Areas

Wireless access is available throughout the medical school. In addition there are fixed study areas with wired PCs.

Texting Students

How the School of Medicine uses text messaging to communicate with students

Lecture Capture System

  The MBSB lecture theatre has a lecture capture system (echo 360) that synchronously captures audio, visual and slide presentations. Staff involvement is voluntary and recorded lectures are released onto the Galen element page for that lecture. These are very...

Equipment Loan

The Learning Technology Team has a selection of computer equipment available for short or long term loan.


The School has 2 Skype premium accounts that staff can use to allow conference calls and the sharing of documents