Library

Digital Tuesdays

Deepen your digital know-how!
Our lunchtime workshops will equip you with the skills needed to thrive in a digital environment.
Tuesdays in the Library Open Learning Space, 12.00-12.45.
Sign-up through the Skills Hub or drop-in on the day.

Digital wellbeing: Digital tools for health and fitess 

The Jisc digital capability framework describes the skills needed by staff and students to thrive in a digital environment. This includes the capacity to look after personal health and work-life balance in digital settings. This session will show how you can use digital tools in pursuit of personal goals and how you can participate in social and community activities with SussexSport.

Book your place - Tuesday 6th November

Digital communication: Blogging - what, why and how

This session from our Technology Enhanced Learning team will introduce you to the world of blogging. We’ll look at what it is, the benefits it provides and demo some of the platforms on which you can start your blogging journey. Attendees should bring a laptop or tablet to get the most out of this session.

Book your place - Tuesday 13th November

Digital learning: Getting started with Canvas

This session will give you an introduction to Canvas, the University’s online study platform, showing you how to access your module content and assessments. We’ll also look at how you can manage your notifications as well as how to make the most of the collaboration features in Canvas. We will cover both the desktop and mobile app followed by time for any questions.

Book your place - Tuesday 27th November

ICT proficiency: Hour of Code

Gain an understanding of basic concepts in computing, coding, and information processing by participating in this year's Hour of Code, a global movement in over 180 countries.

Book your place - Tuesday 4th December

Digital creation: Effective digital note-making

From ebooks to PDFs to web resources, you will encounter a wide range of digital materials during your studies. Learn about some of the approaches and tools available to help you mark-up and annotate these materials, and try some out for yourself. 

Book your place - Tuesday 11th December