Free Michaelmas term sessions
The Centre for Teaching and Learning launches new series of free Digiknow 1-hour lunchtime talks
The Centre for Teaching and Learning has launched a new series of free Digiknow sessions run by assistive technology expert, Dominik Lukes.
Dominik will share general technology tips and strategies to help digital learners and teachers become more productive.
Read on to find out more and make a booking.
Digiknow: Using technology more productively: Save time, keep healthy!
Tips and strategies for making the most out of your computer. Find out how to save time but also make sure you avoid health difficulties such as eye strain and repetitive stress injury. Some of these tips will also help you deal with focus and attention problems.
Thu, 28 Oct 21 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Digiknow: Creating mind maps, flowcharts, and infographics with everyday tools
Learn how you can create powerful graphics with the tools you already use. This session will demonstrate how to 1. conceptualise the structure of your text or presentation and 2. how to share these concepts with your audience in a comprehensible way using various graphical representations.
Thu, 11 Nov 21 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Digiknow: Reading, writing and study skills: Technology you should know
These tech tips and strategies will help all who feel they are struggling to keep up with all their reading or find it hard to produce academic writing on time, with the help of free or cheap tech tools.
Thu, 25 Nov 21 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Digiknow: PowerPoint - New and old features to increase impact and productivity
This session is for new and long-time PowerPoint users who would like to improve their PowerPoint design and take advantage of the latest features to improve their productivity.
Thu, 2 Dec 21 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Digiknow: Writing more readable and actionable documents: Formatting and language
Do you want people to read your documents more quickly, understand them better, and take action? This session will cover key principles of readable formatting and readable language.
Thu, 9 Dec 21 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM