Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
Data Management and Introduction to SPSS Introduction to different types of data, sensible data collection, how to enter data into SPSS and basic data management. Jun 11, 2018 10:00 AM
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... Jun 12, 2018 02:00 PM
Describing and exploring data in SPSS Participants will use SPSS to describe data using basic statistics such as mean, standard deviation, median and percentiles, and learn how to present their find... Jun 13, 2018 10:00 AM
Using Focus Groups in Research This course will explore the practical aspects of conducting focus groups for research. It will also consider ethical implications and safeguards. Jun 15, 2018 10:00 AM
Research Ethics in Practice (non-NHS) To be able to sign-off ethics applications on undergraduate and Master's programmes, attendance at this session on research ethics is mandatory. It will provide... Jun 21, 2018 01:30 PM
Flipped Classroom Teaching This session is designed to provide an insight into flipped classroom teaching from a student and staff perspective. You will be provided with an opportunity to... Jun 25, 2018 02:00 PM
Recruitment and Selection Workshop All aspects of the recruitment process will be explored to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to recruit and select the right person for the job. ... Jun 26, 2018 09:30 AM
Departmental Safety Officers Training - Core The course is intended to equip Departmental Safety Officers (DSOs) with information that will help them to assist with the organisation of health and safety wi... Jun 27, 2018 10:00 AM
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... Jun 29, 2018 09:30 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 ... Jul 04, 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... Jul 05, 2018 02:00 PM
Basic Lucre This session is for new users of the software that forecasts research project costs. Jul 09, 2018 10:00 AM
Chemical Hazards and COSHH A workshop facilitated by Safety Services Office, that is intended for anyone who has to carry out chemical hazard risk assessments under COSHH, or that works w... Jul 11, 2018 10:00 AM
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. Jul 18, 2018 10:00 AM
Manual Handling Training This is a short course for University staff which includes practical exercises and group participation. The course provides practical knowledge of the principle... Jul 26, 2018 10:00 AM
Introduction to Health and Safety at the University Health and safety induction is a legal requirement for new University staff and this course is designed to supplement departmental health and safety induction t... Aug 07, 2018 10:00 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 ... Aug 09, 2018 10:00 AM
Risk Assessment Training A training workshop facilitated by Safety Services Office. This 5 hour course consists of two elements, the 'Principles' aspect of the workshop reviews the requ... Aug 21, 2018 10:00 AM
Effective Contract Management Explains the importance of effective contract management and what it looks like; its numerous elements, including knowing the contract conditions/deliverables, ... Aug 31, 2018 09:30 AM
Student Lifecycle Systems Overview This short session will give you a brief introduction to the different Student Lifecycle Systems and how they are used to store, administer and manage aspects o... Sep 03, 2018 02:00 PM

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