Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
Excel - Take Time to Learn You will use online learning materials and handouts with exercises to improve your knowledge of Excel and find out about the topics that are of interest to you.... Oct 16, 2018 09:30 AM
Basic Python Programming for Researchers This course will introduce a variety of topics detailing how Python can be used at a more advanced level in research settings Oct 16, 2018 01:00 PM
Public Engagement for Researchers Together with the Director of the Doctoral College, you will explore the main issues to be considered at the three different stages involved in examining a doct... Oct 17, 2018 10:00 AM
NVivo11 Introductory Training Workshop The aim of this workshop is to provide a practical introduction to the NVivo11 software. The workshop will suit those who are complete beginners and those who h... Oct 17, 2018 10:00 AM
An Introductory Course in R Basics R is a free, open-source, powerful tool for statistics, statistical programming and graphics. R has been enriched by contributions from academics across the wor... Oct 17, 2018 01:00 PM
Access - Introduction This course will show you to use an existing database to add data and extract specific information. The course introduces you to the terminology and principles ... Oct 17, 2018 01:30 PM
OneNote - Collect, Organise and Share Information This course will show you to the potential of OneNote to collect and organise different types of information. OneNote is flexible. It can be used to organise m... Oct 18, 2018 09:30 AM
Board of Examiner Chair Training This training session engages potential Chairs of Boards of Examiners with the role and responsibilities of the Chair, the regulatory framework which governs th... Oct 18, 2018 02:00 PM
Guided IT Learning Session Receive help with specific IT queries at Guided IT Learning Sessions. Book an appointment for 1 hour. An experienced IT trainer will be available to help and ... Oct 19, 2018 01:00 AM
Costing Research This session will help you understand the basic principles of costing research projects. Oct 19, 2018 10:00 AM
Building and Understanding your Transferable Skills Delegates will learn to: unpack the key transferable skills for post PhD employment; be aware of the transferable skills they require; be aware of the transf... Oct 22, 2018 10:00 AM
Board of Examiner Chair Training This training session engages potential Chairs of Boards of Examiners with the role and responsibilities of the Chair, the regulatory framework which governs th... Oct 23, 2018 02:00 PM
Working Together To provide a better understanding of good employment practice when managing performance, dealing with conduct issues and managing conflict. Provide guidance on... Oct 24, 2018 09:00 AM
Word - Long Documents Additional Features Following on from the Essentials course, this course will introduce you to the additional features which will help to improve your long documents. Oct 25, 2018 09:30 AM
Fire Safety Awareness This useful course for all staff will enable you to deal with fire prevention and emergency situations. safety induction training. Oct 25, 2018 10:00 AM
SAP: Smarter Purchasing - Buying and Approving Orders The course provides an explanation of the Smarter Purchasing Ordering & Approval system. The aim of the demonstration and ‘hands-on’ practice session for t... Oct 25, 2018 02:00 PM
Introduction to Procurement Explains the University’s procurement strategy, what it spends its money on, who is involved in the University’s procurement (including Category Managers) a... Oct 26, 2018 09:30 AM
Applying for HEA Fellowship through the PEERS Experiential Route – an overview This session provides an overview of the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) Experiential Route for gaining Fellowship... Oct 26, 2018 12:15 PM
Examining Research Degree Theses Together with the Director of the Doctoral College, you will explore the main issues to be considered at the three different stages involved in examining a doct... Oct 26, 2018 02:00 PM
Excel - Pivot Tables for Analysing Data Introduces the advantages of using Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Excel. Pivot Tables are useful for summarising large amounts of data and viewing it in diffe... Oct 29, 2018 09:30 AM

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