Skills Hub

Writing and assessment

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As part of the Royal Literary Fund’s Fellowship Scheme, Sussex hosts two professional writers who offer one-to-one tutorials with any member of the university who wishes to improve their writing skills. The RLF Fellows can help with any aspect of the essay-writing process, from planning to drafting to editing. Book a tutorial in Study Direct.


Adobe Photoshop CC 2017 – Getting Started

This courses will introduce you to Photoshop CC 2017. It will also be equally useful for users of other recent versions of Photoshop.

Tuesday 7 August 2018 14.00 - 16.30

Adobe Photoshop CC 2017 – Further Skills

This course will develop your existing Photoshop skills. It will be equally useful for users of other recent versions of Photoshop.

Wednesday 8 August 2018 10.00 - 12.30

OneNote 2016 - Getting Started

This is an introduction to Microsoft OneNote - a digital notebook that can be shared and accessed on all of your devices.

Thursday 9 August 2018 14.00 - 15.00

Word 2016 – Long documents – Thesis and Dissertation

This session is for people who want to utilise Word for long documents such as a thesis or dissertation.

Friday 10 August 2018 10.00 - 12.30

Excel 2016 for Beginners

This course provides a basic introduction to Excel 2016. You will learn how to create a worksheet and carry out a range of basic operations.

Monday 13 August 2018 14.00 - 15.30

Excel 2016 - Pivot Tables

This course builds on basic Excel knowledge. You will learn to use pivot tables and pivot charts to present and manipulate data.

Tuesday 14 August 2018 14.00 - 15.00

Excel 2016 - Charts

This course will enable you to produce charts in Excel. You learn how to add and format charts of different types.

Wednesday 15 August 2018 14.00 - 15.30

PowerPoint 2016 - Further Skills

This session is for people who want to learn more about PowerPoint and aims to continue from the PowerPoint: Introduction course.

Friday 17 August 2018 14.00 - 15.30

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