Students and staff at the College are offered a wide variety of technology services, including:
Guidance and best practice for implementation and use of software, hardware, workflows and services for administration, infrastructure, study, research or academic purposes.
Online Software Training
Access to hundreds of software tutorial video courses on all major software and technologies form programming to audio and font design.
All formats laser and inkjet up to 60” and desktop 3D printing.
Authoritative and complete online directory of staff and student College contact information – containing all current school, department, programme and functional groups.
Noticeboards and Intranet
College-wide forums and web spaces that can be freely used by staff and students for any project or purpose from seeking accommodation to offering skills.
Email and Messaging
Every enrolled student, contracted member of staff and researcher is entitled to one fully qualified email account which graduating students can use FOR LIFE.
Equipment and Software Purchase
Advice and procurement of technology for staff and students.
Regular, secure and environmentally-friendly disposal of redundant IT equipment.
File Services for Staff and Students
Network and cloud file systems and backups and a very high capacity File Transfer Service.
1000Mb/s at Kensington.
1000Mb/s at Battersea.
1000Mb/s between sites.
Moodle VLE, Mahara e-Portfolio, WordPress managed web projects, Google Drive and Eprints Repository.
Personal accounts are issued to all staff and students and researchers, providing local secure access to email and numerous online services for the duration of their studies or employment.
Support for Mobile
Full support and help for connecting, securing and using personal mobile devices.
Dedicated technology teams for all staff, researchers and students to support all kinds of digital technology production, editing and output.
A wide range of discounted or free software licenses are available to all RCA staff and students – including Microsoft Office, Adobe CC, Macintosh and Windows OS, Anti Virus, Autodesk 2D and 3D drafting visualisation and animation, Rhino and Solidworks 3D modelling software.
Extensive and secure fixed wireless networks for staff, students and visitors across all college buildings. Guest access and eduroam is supported over a, g and n wireless protocols.
College users who require specific information can email firstname.lastname@example.org