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Media Center
Management
Director:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Köhler
Tel.: +49 351 463-39627
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Educational researches
and educational services

Contact:
Lars Schenker
Tel.: +49 351 463-35943
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Media and information technology
Contact:
MZ User-Support
Tel.: +49 351 463-36081
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Media-design
Contact:
Lutz Liebert
Tel.: +49 351 463-35012
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Development of organization and the integration of media

Contact:
Dr. Jörg Neumann
Tel.: +49 351 463-32902
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Audiovisual-based media

Contact:
Dieter Berger
Tel.: +49 351 463-33910
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Multimedia board
Management:
Prof. Dr. Karl Lenz
Pro-vice-chancellor for Education

Contact:
Centre for Continuing Education
Christina Braun
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Tel.: +49 351 463-36320
Fax: +49 351 463-36251

Checklist for the system application at the TU Dresden

The following chart shows an overview of possible system-applications for e-learning and for information management at the TU Dresden:

  • OPAL
    online-based platform for academically teachings and learning ("Bildungsportal Sachsen")
  • MOODLE
    Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment
  • ELCMS
    Educational Content Management Services ("eLearningCMS")
  • TUDWCMS
    Redaktionssystem der TU Dresden ("Webportal")
  • FIS
    research information system of the TU Dresden

This chart is not a complete presentation of all features of every single system rather of all their possible services in particular. It just contrasts the principal aspects. So, if you have any detailed questions, feel free to contact us for individual advice.   

  OPAL MOODLE ELCMS TUDWCMS FIS
Primary purpose of use
in education x x x (-) -
in research x x x (-) (x)
in the administration - - (-) x x
for external communication - - (x) x x
for research advertising and research transfer - - - (-) x
Usage for education and research
Administration of courses and participators x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
(-) - -
Teamwork and communication x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
(x) - -
Development of educational contents (x) (x) x
(main purpose)
(-) -
Coordination of an online-based development of contents (-) (-) x
(main purpose)
(-) -
Access to the contents as an user
Public contents (x) (x) x x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
Contents with a denied access (closed user-groups) x
(standard)
x
(standard)
x x (x)
Link to the central user-administration (EDPC/ZIH) x - - - -
Individual user-administration (also usable for extern students, staff members and partners) (x)
(charges can be possible)
x x x x
  OPAL MOODLE ELCMS TUDWCMS FIS
Access to adapt the content as an author
Members of the TUD (login from the EDPC /ZIH) x x x x x
Members of another Saxon university/ college x x x (-) (-)
students, partners, etc. out of a Saxon university/ college (x)
(charges can be possible)
x x (-) (-)
Support at the TU Dresden
Central service structure with a strategically orientation x - x
(under construction)
x x
Central supply (exempt from charges for members of the TU Dresden) x (-)
(project finance)
x x x
Central support and further education at the Media Center (exempt from charges for members of the TU Dresden) x - x x x
Central development for the TU Dresden controlled by the Media Center x - x x x
Individual adaption and expansion is possible (layout, design, functions) - x
(project finance)
x
(project finance)
- -
Further information
Service provider at the TUD  Media Center 
BPS GmbH
(external)
 Media Center   Media Center   Media Center 
in cooperation with
the TU Munich
 Media Center 
Contact person at the
Media Center
H. Flitter
C. Meier
n/a C. Meier T. Miosga T. Naydenov
further information OPAL
guide

& Support
MOODLE
Docs
Workshops
Content Management
TUDWCMS
Hilfe
FIS
further information
Technology OLAT MOODLE ZMS/ZOPE elevateIT/ZOPE TUD-internal Framework
  OPAL MOODLE ELCMS TUDWCMS FIS
Primary purpose of use
in education x x x (-) -
in research x x x (-) (x)
in the administration - - (-) x x
for external communication - - (x) x x
for research advertising and research transfer - - - (-) x
Usage for education and research
Administration of courses and participators x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
(-) - -
Teamwork and communication x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
(x) - -
Development of educational contents (x) (x) x
(main purpose)
(-) -
Coordination of an online-based development of contents (-) (-) x
(main purpose)
(-) -
Access to the contents as an user
Public contents (x) (x) x x
(main purpose)
x
(main purpose)
Contents with a denied access (closed user-groups) x
(standard)
x
(standard)
x x (x)
Link to the central user-administration (EDPC/ZIH) x - - - -
Individual user-administration (also usable for extern students, staff members and partners) (x)
(charges can be possible)
x x x x
  OPAL MOODLE ELCMS TUDWCMS FIS
Access to adapt the content as an author
Members of the TUD (login from the EDPC /ZIH) x x x x x
Members of another Saxon university/ college x x x (-) (-)
students, partners, etc. out of a Saxon university/ college (x)
(charges can be possible)
x x (-) (-)
Support at the TU Dresden
Central service structure with a strategically orientation x - x
(under construction)
x x
Central supply (exempt from charges for members of the TU Dresden) x (-)
(project finance)
x x x
Central support and further education at the Media Center (exempt from charges for members of the TU Dresden) x - x x x
Central development for the TU Dresden controlled by the Media Center x - x x x
Individual adaption and expansion is possible (layout, design, functions) - x
(project finance)
x
(project finance)
- -
Further information
Service provider at the TUD  Media Center 
BPS GmbH
(external)
 Media Center   Media Center   Media Center 
in cooperation with
the TU Munich
 Media Center 
Contact person at the
Media Center
H. Flitter
C. Meier
n/a C. Meier T. Miosga T. Naydenov
further information OPAL
guide

& Support
MOODLE
Docs
Workshops
Content Management
TUDWCMS
Hilfe
FIS
further information
Technology OLAT MOODLE ZMS/ZOPE elevateIT/ZOPE TUD-internal Framework


x existing
(x) existing but no primary focus
(-) possible but no primary focus
- currently not existing