Zoom Web Conferencing

University of Bolton

A collection of resources to enable remote learning and collaboration using Zoom.

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What is Zoom?

Zoom is a video and web conferencing platform that gives teachers the abiltiy to host online sessions. 

How can I access Zoom?

Zoom can be accessed through Moodle by adding the Zoom activity into a Moode course, via MS Teams or via the University of Bolton Zoom sign in page. There is also a Zoom app for iOS and Android devices.

Before You Start

Before hosting a meeting with Zoom, it is advisable to have the Zoom Desktop Client  app installed on your computer or device. Visit https://zoom.us/download to download and install the Zoom Desktop Client app.

Zoom Security FAQs

Learn more about Zoom safety, security and data protection.
Visit: Zoom Security FAQs [PDF]


Getting Started with Zoom

Learn how to login to your University of Bolton Zoom account and schedule meetings via theZoom web portal and Zoom Desktop app.


Zoom - Wakelet Collection

A collection of resources and 'How to' videos to support teaching with Zoom. Includes guidance videos for Zoom Moodle and Zoom MS Teams integration.


Online Teaching & Learning

Wakelet collection of resources to aid online learning and teaching.

Zoom Help & Support

If you need help using Zoom we are here to support you  

Zoom Champions

If you need help getting started with Zoom or want to know how you can use Zoom with your students we are happy to help.  

Graeme Prescott
eLearning Developer
01204 903329

Ian Moth
IT Support Team Leader
01204 903958


IT Support Desk

Our IT Support Desk staff are here to help with general Zoom enquires.
01204 903444

Need more help?

Vist the Zoom Help Centre for a wealth of information and resources.