What will I need to take part?
Options for joining a Top Hat session.
A computer (PC, laptop or tablet), an Internet connection to run the session and (optionally) a projector to display the questions to students (though questions are delivered to the students’ devices).
A web enabled device will be required to register votes with Top Hat. The range of devices that can be used include:
- Smartphones - there are apps for iOS and Android but also a web application for those who can’t (or don’t want to) install the app.
- Tablets - apps available as above.
- eReader - tablet-like eReaders such as the Kindle Fire range.
- iPod Touch
- Laptops PC or Mac
Additionally staff have the option to enable SMS voting in a session, meaning that you could also take part in a session with a phone that does not have the ability to browse the Internet.