30 networked PCs and a sophisticated instructional
display, the instructional lab is
one of BU's most technologically sophisticated teaching
environments. Discussion sections for all CS classes are
held in the "teaching lab", allowing students
access to the very technology they study, as they study.
a video output projector and theater-quality sound, teachers
in the department are better able to communicate the often
abstract concepts of computer science.
in the department may use the teaching lab as part of their
course curriculum, provided they have an Active
Directory account. Additionally,
students are allowed to access the lab
at times when the main lab becomes overcrowded.