Library Workshops︰“MakerSpace- The Basics” Series (Sep – Oct 2021)

Date: 
05/06/2021 to 05/10/2021

The following workshops will introduce the basic features and how to use the equipment available in the MakerSpace. All CUHK students and staff are welcome to join.

Program A: Introduction to the Creative Media Studio : Video Recording in a Simple Way

This workshop will introduce:

  • Basic features of the Creative Media Studio
  • How to use the equipment in the Creative Media Studio for video recording on self-service basis
  • The High-Performance Multi-Media Workstations and the available video-editing software

Two identical sessions:

15 Sep 2021 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. [Online]
Registration: Click here to register

29 Sep 2021 (Wed) 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. [Face to Face]
Registration: Click here to register
Venue: Creative Media Studio, Learning Garden and MakerSpace, LG/F, University Library

Program A: Introduction to the Creative Media Studio : Video Recording in a Simple Way

Program B: Introduction to Digital Fabrication : 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, UV Printing and Embroidery Machine

This workshop will introduce:

  • Various types of 3D printers available in the MakerSpace
  • Basic features of the Laser Cutter available in the MakerSpace
  • Basic features of the UV Printer available in the MakerSpace
  • Basic features of the Embroidery Machine available in the MakerSpace

Two identical sessions:

13 Sep 2021 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. [Online]
Registration: Click here to register

28 Sep 2021 (Tue) 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. [Face to Face]
Registration: Click here to register
Venue: Learning Garden and MakerSpace, LG/F, University Library

Program B: Introduction to Digital Fabrication : 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, UV Printing and Embroidery Machine

Program C: Virtual Reality (VR) Experience Sessions

This workshop will introduce:

  • The L-shaped Immersive Virtual Reality CAVE
  • Different types of VR Head-Mounted Display (HMD)

Two identical sessions:

20 Sep 2021 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. [Face to Face]
Registration: Click here to register
Venue: VR Zone, Learning Garden and MakerSpace, LG/F, University Library

5 Oct 2021 (Tue) 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon [Face to Face]
Registration: Click here to register
Venue: VR Zone, Learning Garden and MakerSpace, LG/F, University Library

Reminder:

  • Virtual Reality headsets are not suitable for people who are pregnant, experience motion sickness, high blood pressure, heart conditions, epileptic symptoms, binocular vision abnormalities, and suffer from claustrophobia and/or dizziness.
  • Don’t use the headset for more than 15 minutes at one time. Take a break.
  • Stop immediately if you experience loss of awareness, dizziness, headache etc.

Program C: Virtual Reality (VR) Experience Sessions    

Medium of Instruction:
Cantonese, but will change to English when there is any student who does not know Cantonese.

Enquiries: Email to liblc@cuhk.edu.hk