Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
RefWorks This session allows you to use RefWorks to start creating a database of references which can then be stored, searched and used in conjunction with Word to input... Nov 01, 2019 10:00 AM
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... Nov 04, 2019 01:30 PM
Search Strategies for Systematic Reviews in Life Sciences A systematic review is a specific type of research methodology, and includes a literature review that attempts to find all published and unpublished material on... Nov 05, 2019 10:00 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... Nov 05, 2019 01:00 PM
How to Succeed at Employment Interviews Delegates will learn to: know what an employer wants from an employment interview; have a plan for how to prepare for an employment interview; have deve... Nov 06, 2019 02:00 PM
Handling Challenging Doctoral Cases Nov 06, 2019 02:00 PM
SAP Finance: Advanced Cost Centre Reports This course is targeted at existing SAP users who want to expand their knowledge of running cost centre reports, and automating the process of running and print... Nov 07, 2019 09:30 AM
Conversations with Purpose (Workshop Session) A three hour bookable workshop session that gives an overview of challenging conversations, shows the benefits of handling challenging conversations and gives ... Nov 07, 2019 09:30 AM
Departmental Safety Self-Inspections Departmental Safety Inspections are an important part of the University’s health and safety arrangements. This course looks at the role of these inspections ... Nov 07, 2019 10:00 AM
Radiation Safety Training This course covers two main areas, the awareness of the safety problem and the legal framework. Firstly the awareness of the safety problem which includes the ... Nov 07, 2019 10:00 AM
Explore new ways of working with Office 365 This course will introduce you to the available tools and features which can help you to communicate and collaborate using Office 365. The course will begin wit... Nov 08, 2019 09:30 AM
Systematic Searching for Arts Humanities and Social Sciences This session looks at some of the more advanced search options and strategies that can be used when searching literature databases. This session would be use... Nov 08, 2019 10:00 AM
Managing Research Projects This session allows you to use RefWorks to start creating a database of references which can then be stored, searched and used in conjunction with Word to input... Nov 11, 2019 10:00 AM
Project design and budget In this session we will focus on the groundwork that needs to be laid before you begin writing your proposal. We will cover some of the key techniques and compo... Nov 12, 2019 10:00 AM
Writing the proposal This workshop will focus on developing and articulating a research concept within a funding proposal – a structural approach to proposal writing that can help... Nov 12, 2019 02:00 PM
Genetic Modification: Regulations and Risk Assessment A training workshop facilitated by Safety Services Office, intended for staff who are new to genetic modification (GM) work. Nov 13, 2019 10:00 AM
Communication in Research and Other Work Contexts At work, be it research or other context, there are a wide range of communications. Examples include formal and informal, written and oral. For all of these per... Nov 13, 2019 02:00 PM
Focus Groups for Researchers This course will explore the practical aspects of conducting focus groups for research. It will also consider ethical implications and safeguards. Nov 13, 2019 02:00 PM
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... Nov 14, 2019 09:30 AM
Student Records System - Marks Entry This course is for anyone who will be entering marks into the student record system. You will learn how to use Business Objects reports to check the student, m... Nov 14, 2019 09:30 AM

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