Skills Hub


Workshops and tutorials

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'I love the structure of the workshops - showing points then putting skills into practice on real examples :)' (Student participant, November 2018)

'This was the best workshop I have ever attended.' (Masters student, dissertation workshop, March 2019) 

Book your place on all workshops by clicking on the dates listed on this page.

Download our Autumn 2019 calendar 



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Students with English as an additional language can sign up for the workshops and tutorials offered by English Language for Academic Study (ELAS).   



Doctoral researchers should consult the Doctoral Researcher Programme workshop schedule. 



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MindView 7 - Get Started with Mind Mapping

This course will introduce to the basics of mind mapping and then show you how MindView can be used as your mind mapping tool of choice.

Monday 9 December 2019 14.00 - 15.00

Hour of Code

Gain an understanding of basic concepts in computing, coding, and information processing by participating in this year's Hour of Code

Tuesday 10 December 2019 11.00 - 12.00

PowerPoint 2016 - Further Skills

This session aims to give you a grounding in the use of PowerPoint for the production of presentations for lectures or demonstrations.

Tuesday 10 December 2019 14.00 - 16.00

Excel 2016 - Functions

This course builds on basic Excel knowledge. You will learn how to harness the power of formulas to unlock the mathematical power of Excel.

Wednesday 11 December 2019 10.00 - 12.30

Adobe Illustrator - Further Skills

This course is for those who have a basic understanding of Illustrator CC. It will also be useful for other recent versions of Illustrator.

Thursday 12 December 2019 10.00 - 12.00

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