BYOD - BRING YOR OWN DEVICE

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BYOD - BRING YOR OWN DEVICE

At LAB University of Applied Sciences, students mainly use their own devices for studying and assignments. You are required to use your own laptop computer, and it is recommended to acquire the device before the start of your studies. Teaching is usually based on software and programmes that do not cause any additional costs to students. Students are also given a free access to Microsoft Office product family (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, et cetera).

Recommendations for device requirements

  • A device that meets at least a PCMark10 'Home' classification
  • Processor (CPU): at least Intel i3 or equivalent (Intel i5 recommended)
  • Main memory: at least 4 Gt (larger required in Engineering and Design studies)
  • Mass storage: 128 Gt or larger (SSD recommended)
  • Screen: at least 13" Full HD
  • 5 GHz Network Band Capability (at least 802.11 n/ac)
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Professional x64 (recommended) or MacOS 10.10
  • Camera, microphone, headphones
  • A lasting battery (all classrooms or learning environments do not include a possibility for charging the device)
  • A possibility to connect with an external screen