Develop your digital skills this academic year
By Caroline Norris, on 27 September 2019
New this term we have our Software for success sessions. Are you starting a new research project, thesis or dissertation? Unsure what tools to use for writing up and citation? Need help understanding the different options for data analysis? These short, lunchtime sessions will help you answer these questions and determine the best way to get up and running. Book a place on a Software for success presentation.
We have added new sessions for our highly popular Creating accessible documents course. Making documents accessible is important for everyone, whether or not they have a disability or impairment. In this session you will learn how to make your PowerPoint, Word, Excel and PDF files more accessible. Book a place on a Creating accessible documents course. To find out more about creating accessible content, please visit our dedicated web pages.
See below for our current schedule of courses and workshops or go straight to book now.
More digital skills development opportunities…
Digital Skills Development at IOE offer training in a wide range of digital tools. Sessions are open to all UCL staff and students. Highlights this term include:
- Creating Accessible PowerPoint presentations,
- Presentation Translator – add live subtitles to your presentations,
- Introduction to Stop Motion Studio animation (iPad app).
Other sessions include Microsoft tools such as OneNote, Sway, Teams and SharePoint. You can also learn more about EndNote, Pivot tables and VLookUp in Excel, mind mapping, screencasting, infographics, video editing and much more.
Visit the Digital Skills Development at IOE booking system for details and to book.
Learn online with a vast range of high-quality video-based courses from LinkedIn Learning. This is the new platform on which we are now hosting Lynda.com content. These cover technical skills but also business, personal and creative skills as well. Visit the UCL LinkedIn Learning page to find out more.
Not sure what you need or have a more specific issue you would like help with? Come along to one of the Digital Skills Development drop ins for more individual support.
For a full list of courses and workshops take a look at our course catalogue. Visit the UCL booking system to book on the sessions listed below. Enrol on our Moodle course to be the first to be notified about any new sessions. Please note that the booking links for Excel Essential Skills Workshop 2 and 3 are only made available to those who have completed Excel Workshop 1.
|08/10/2019||10:00||17:00||LaTex with NatBib|
|09/10/2019||10:00||13:00||Introduction to Photoshop CS4|
|09/10/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 1|
|10/10/2019||10:00||12:00||Creating accessible documents|
|11/10/2019||10:00||11:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 1|
|11/10/2019||11:00||12:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 1|
|15/10/2019||10:00||13:00||Charting with Excel 2016|
|15/10/2019||14:00||17:00||Excel 2016 Essential Skills (STAFF ONLY)|
|16/10/2019||10:00||13:00||A Quick Introduction to UNIX|
|16/10/2019||14:00||16:00||Creating accessible documents|
|16/10/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 1|
|17/10/2019||10:00||12:00||Pivot Tables with Excel 2016|
|21/10/2019||12:00||13:00||Software for success: Writing tools|
|21/10/2019||17:30||20:30||An Introduction to R with RStudio (Part 1)|
|22/10/2019||10:00||12:00||Creating accessible documents|
|23/10/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 1|
|23/10/2019||17:30||20:30||An Introduction to R with RStudio (Part 2)|
|25/10/2019||10:00||11:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 2|
|25/10/2019||11:00||12:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 2|
|25/10/2019||12:00||13:00||Software for success: Data analysis and statistical tools|
|28/10/2019||12:00||13:00||Software for success: Bibliography and citation|
|29/10/2019||10:00||13:00||Getting Started with Markdown|
|29/10/2019||14:00||17:00||Managing Long Documents in Word 2016 (STAFF ONLY)|
|30/10/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 2|
|05/11/2019||10:00||13:00||Using Excel 2016 to manage lists (STAFF ONLY)|
|06/11/2019||10:00||12:00||Creating accessible documents|
|06/11/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 2|
|07/11/2019||10:00||13:00||Excel 2016 Essential Skills (STAFF ONLY)|
|08/11/2019||10:00||11:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 3|
|08/11/2019||11:00||12:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 3|
|13/11/2019||10:00||13:00||Data Manipulation in R with Rstudio|
|13/11/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 2|
|20/11/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 3|
|21/11/2019||10:00||13:00||Introduction to Photoshop CS4|
|21/11/2019||14:00||17:00||Data Visualization in R with ggplot2|
|22/11/2019||10:00||11:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 4|
|22/11/2019||11:00||12:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 4|
|26/11/2019||10:00||13:00||Managing Long Documents in Word 2016 (STAFF ONLY)|
|27/11/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 3|
|28/11/2019||10:00||12:00||Creating accessible documents|
|03/12/2019||10:00||17:00||An Introduction to R with RStudio (Parts 1 & 2)|
|04/12/2019||16:00||17:00||Excel Essential Skills – Workshop 3|
|04/12/2019||17:30||20:30||Introduction to Matlab (Part 1)|
|05/12/2019||17:30||20:30||Introduction to Matlab (Part 2)|
|06/12/2019||10:00||11:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 5|
|06/12/2019||11:00||12:00||Word Essential Skills – Workshop 5|
|11/12/2019||17:30||20:30||Introduction to Matlab (Part 3)|
|12/12/2019||17:30||20:30||Introduction to Matlab (Part 4)|