CeDiS Services: Teaching, Learning, and Research with Digital Media and Technologies

The Center for Digital Systems (CeDiS) is the center of competence for e-learning, e-research, and multimedia at Freie Universität Berlin. CeDiS provides advice and support to all institutions and members of the university for using digital media and technologies in teaching and research activities.

Our Services at a Glance:

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  • Provision of self-service streaming video servers
  • Creation of podcasts and promotional or presentation videos
  • Recording of courses with digital provision of content and live streaming
  • Video encoding, editing and post-production

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  • Advising and conceptual design for the use of the blog system in teaching, academia and administration
  • Technical support

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  • Provision of the central CMS of Freie Universität Berlin
  • Advice on website organization and structure
  • Support for the use of the CMS, including a support-hotline
  • Training sessions for Web editors
  • Development of individual solutions for websites

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  • Web Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Animation
  • Corporate Design of Freie Universität Berlin

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  • Development of good practice scenarios for computer-based exams
  • Advice from the conceptual design phase through to implementation of the exams
  • Concepts for open-book and closed-book scenarios
  • Expertise on security aspects
  • Coordination of technical handling

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  • Performing online surveys and evaluations of e-learning offerings (materials, courses, etc.)
  • Evaluation of training sessions
  • Provision of a questionnaire toolkit for evaluating the use of the learning platform
  • Provision of checklists for assuring the quality of courses in the learning platform

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  • Advice on open access and modern methods of e-publishing
  • Information on central topics in open access, such as copyright law and quality assurance
  • Support for the practical implementation of open access
  • Advice on the establishment of open access periodicals
  • Advice on the establishment of a disciplinary repository

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  • Providing the system
  • User advice and training
  • Support for use
  • Hotline and e-mail support

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  • Advice on developing multimedia archives
  • Development of multimedia archives

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  • Provision of the Open Distriubted Campus (DC) portal for online preparation and supervision of international students, scholars, scientists and researchers
  • Advice and training during introduction and use of Open DC at the university
  • Development of university-specific and program-specific scenarios for use with regard to various international target groups
  • Provision of the university’s own portal environment, including adjustments to reflect the university’s design
  • Hosting and technical further development of Open DC

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  • Provision of the nnline project administration and exchange platform CoCo
  • Provision of the project management-software JIRA

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  • For students: e-learning and learning platform, e-tutoring training program, general professional skills (Allgemeine Berufsvorbereitung, abbreviated ABV) module
  • For lecturers: e-learning platform and tools, use in teaching activities, copyright law
  • Fall course session in e-learning, e-teaching training program
  • For those not affiliated with the university: one-day seminars, e-trainer training program

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