Transition to virtual learning

(March 18, 2020)

Since March 15, 2020, the entire course of studies – including exam preparation – has been taking place in home learning due to the pandemic corona. In order to make the changeover of teaching as easy and uncomplicated as possible for both teachers and students at the Mozarteum University Salzburg, we provide helpful information about the various possibilities of virtual teaching (distance learning) and contact persons for any questions that are continuously updated and expanded.

Tutorial on how to use the digital resources

Tutorial on how to use CISCO Webex

  1. What is CISCO Webex?

    CISCO Webex is a leading provider of video conferencing, instant messaging, file transfer and screen sharing. In order to make the conversion from classroom teaching to virtual teaching / distance learning / home learning / as easy as possible, the Mozarteum University Salzburg provides free access to CISCO Webex.

  2. Where can I get access to CISCO Webex?

    All teachers at the Mozarteum University Salzburg who have a course and an active account will automatically receive the access data for CISCO Webex to business email address. Attention: The mail comes directly from CISCO. If you cannot find an email in your inbox, please check your junk or spam folder. All students who need CISCO Webex access can contact our help desk at any time by email:

  3. What do I have to download to use CISCO Webex?

    In order to be able to work with CISCO Webex as simply and easily as possible, we recommend installing two CISCO Webex app modules on the desktop and / or on the smartphone. The Webex Meeting module offers realistic communication regardless of location. With the module CISCO Webex Teams you can stay connected between meetings via virtual meeting rooms and use messaging, file sharing, whiteboarding and video calling functions.

    Download Webex Meeting (mobile)
    • Apple AppStore:
      get it on app store
    • Google PlayStore:
      get it on google play

    Download Webex Teams (mobile)
    • Apple AppStore:
      get it on app store
    • Google PlayStore:
      get it on google play

    Download Webex Desktop
    • Windows or macOS
      download desktop version

  4. How do you learn to work with CISCO Webex and other new formats?

    New tools pose challenges for all of us! For this reason, a task force “New Teaching” will be set up, which will actively support the teachers and students of the Mozarteum University Salzburg in developing and implementing new formats, the use of digital media and opportunities for digital teaching. The contact person for assistance with the change of teaching is the head of the department for digital media Peter Schmidt (, +43 676 88122382). Additional contact persons for the “New Teaching” task force will be announced in the next few days, best practice examples in dealing with new digital tools will be made available successively and will be available via email and on the website. The Helpdesk of the University of Mozarteum Salzburg is always happy to help with questions about dealing with CISCO Webex:

  5. How to: Tutorials for Webex Meeting und Webex Team

    Participation in "Meetings" via Webex Meeting and Webex Teams is possible via any device (mobile device, tablet, laptop or video device): Teachers invite their students to courses via the apps by entering their email addresses. To participate, students only have to click on a link that will be sent to them by email.

Picture: Christin Hume