D’arcy thompson lecture theatre university of dundee

By | 19th May 2017

D’arcy thompson lecture theatre university of dundee

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Professor Sir Pete Downes,
Principal and Vice-Chancellor

The Tower building was opened in 1956 and is situated on Perth Road at the main entrance to the University.


With flexible room hire…

Tower Building Capacity
D’Arcy Thompson 290
Baxter Room 1.36 70
Large Rooms x 3 30
Small Rooms x 3 16

All these rooms have natural daylight (except for D’Arcy Thompson), full AV equipment and are set in a combination of classroom and boardroom style, however, these layouts can be changed to your preference.

D’Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre

‌The D’Arcy Thompson lecture theatre is accessed from the foyer of the Tower Building as are the ground floor meeting rooms. The lecture theatre and all rooms carry the full range of audio visual presentation equipment.

Baxter Room 1.36

The Baxter Room 1.36 is situated on the first floor of the Tower Building with 80 level seating available.

D’arcy thompson lecture theatre university of dundee

Fixed tiered lecture theatre

  • Seating: Fixed Rows
  • Desks: Fixed
  • Layout: Not Set
  • Floor: Carpeted
  • Walls: Wood-panelled
  • Ventilation: Fully internal room
  • Blackout: Yes – by means of dimmer control

Access URL: http://www.disabledgo.com/access-guide/university-of-dundee/tower-building-2
Access issues: Fully accessible ground floor room

Visualiser, Blu-ray playback, Laptop Connectivity – HDMI, VGA and mini jack audio, Wireless Coverage, PC, Slide Advancer/Laser Pointer, Data Projector, Equipment Control – Extron touch screen, Desk Microphone, Wireless Microphones x4, Induction Loop