Courses and Workshops

Title Description Start Date
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
Basic stats Exploratory analysis and introduction to sampling distributions The course will provide a basic overview of some widely used statistics principles. A gentle introduction to some statistics principles with the use of a variet... Jun 03, 2019 01:00 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
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
Basic stats Methodology of hypothesis testing This course is a gentle introduction to some key statistics principles using a variety of examples. Hypothesis testing: Based on examples the following will be ... Jun 06, 2019 10:00 AM
An Intermediate Course in R Programming R is a dynamic programming tool. Like other programming languages, customised mathematical and statistical operations can be created using the R script with ... Jun 06, 2019 01:00 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
Basic stats Basic types of test and study design This course is a gentle introduction to some statistics principles with the use of a variety of examples. It will help you answer what kind of tests are approp... Jun 07, 2019 10:00 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
SPSS Data management and introduction Introduction to different types of data, sensible data collection, how to enter data into SPSS and basic data management. Jun 11, 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... Jun 11, 2019 12:15 PM
Writing Effective CVs, Cover Letters & Job Applications (webinar) Delegates will learn to: have a clear vision of how their CV should look; understand the principles of making an effective job application, that is fit for pu... Jun 12, 2019 02:00 PM
SPSS Describing and exploring data 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, 2019 01:00 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... Jun 17, 2019 02:00 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 ... Jun 18, 2019 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 18, 2019 01:00 PM
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... Jun 18, 2019 02:00 PM

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