Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
Learn to Program via Python This course will introduce you to how programming works, the basic concepts and how to write your first script. Learning how to program can help you to speed up... May 22, 2019 01:00 PM
Finding Grey Literature Having trouble finding publications and information that you know are out there? Are you doing a literature review that needs to include ‘grey literature’? ... May 23, 2019 10:00 AM
Part 2: Practical Skills for Managing Performance, Conduct and Conflict at Work (Practical workshop) This two part course is aimed at any member of staff who has team management responsibility (unless it has been identified and agreed as part of PDD development... May 23, 2019 01:30 PM
Transferring to a Non-Academic Career On Completion of this Seminar, Participants should have: Explored  the differences between employer’s expectations in the academic sector and non-academic s... May 23, 2019 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... May 24, 2019 09:30 AM
Scientific Python for Programmers This course will introduce a variety of topics detailing how Python can be used at an advanced level in research settings. Python is a general programming lang... May 28, 2019 01:00 PM
Manage long documents in Word - Part 1 - Essentials This course will show you how to use essential time saving features when creating a long document such as a report or thesis. You will save time by making use ... May 29, 2019 01:30 PM
Advanced EndNote This session will enable you to edit your own reference styles, and explore the advanced features of EndNote. You must already know how to use EndNote to attend... May 30, 2019 10:00 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... May 30, 2019 12:15 PM
Learn to Program via Python This course will introduce you to how programming works, the basic concepts and how to write your first script. Learning how to program can help you to speed up... May 30, 2019 01:00 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 ... May 31, 2019 09:30 AM
Figshare This hands-on training workshop is for PhD students and researchers who want to share their research data outputs in the newly launched University of Leicest... Jun 01, 2019 02:00 PM
Collect, organise and share information using OneNote 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... Jun 04, 2019 09:30 AM
Analyse your data with Excel Pivot Tables This course will introduce you to the advantages of using Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Excel. Pivot Tables are useful for summarising large amounts of data ... Jun 05, 2019 09:30 AM
Recruitment and Selection Training This course will provide an introduction to recruitment, the legalities and best practice surrounding recruitment and the processes used at the University of Le... Jun 05, 2019 09:30 AM
Understanding Financial Statements A course aimed at new SAP users and staff who have received no formal training on SAP. The aim of the course is to gain confidence using SAP and to know how to ... Jun 05, 2019 09:30 AM
Manage long documents in Word - Part 2 - 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. After a dem... Jun 05, 2019 01:30 PM
Organise data or make calculations – Take Time to Learn Excel This course allows you to take time away from your desk to learn at your own pace. You will use online learning materials and hand-outs with exercises to improv... Jun 07, 2019 09:30 AM
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 ... Jun 10, 2019 09:30 AM
Supervising Research Degree Candidates The session is for those new to supervision, as well as for those who are experienced PhD supervisors, but are new to Leicester. It will explore the current lan... Jun 10, 2019 01:00 PM

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