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Upcoming training events 2015-16

Graduate College Programme
Staff Development Programme
IT Skills Workshops

 Forthcoming IT and Library training sessions for the Graduate College Programme:

Accessing Archives 
Future dates tbc

CorelDRAW: Using the Graphics Suite to Manipulate Images 
Wednesday 24 February 09:30 – 12:30

Critical Appraisal of Research Papers - Qualitative 
Thursday 21 April 13:30 – 16:30

Critical Appraisal of Research Papers - Quantitative
Monday 21 March 09:30 – 16:30

Developing Systematic Literature Searches (Health and Social Care) 
Future dates tbc

Developing Systematic Literature Searches (General)
Monday 25 April 13:30 – 16:30

EndNote: An Introduction to Managing Your References 
Wednesday 9 March 10:00 – 12:00
Wednesday 4 May 10:00 – 12:00
Thursday 16 June 14:00 – 16:00
Tuesday 26 July 10:00 – 12:00

EndNote: Further Techniques for Managing Your References 
Tuesday 23 February 10:00 – 12:00
Wednesday 22 June 10:00 – 12:00

Enhancing Your Web Searching Skills 
Thursday 3 March 14:00 – 16:00
Tuesday 3 May 10:00 – 12:00

Finding Information for Research (Part Time and Distance Students) 
Future dates tbc

Including 3rd Party Copyright Material in Your Thesis 
Wednesday 8 June 10:30 – 12:00

Keeping Your Research Up-to-Date (Social Sciences) 
Future dates tbc

Library Catalogues, Electronic Journals, Dissertations and Theses (Humanities) 
Future dates tbc

Mendeley: An Introduction
Tuesday 19 April 10:00 – 12:00

Microsoft Access: Using Access to Organise Your Data 
Future dates tbc

Microsoft Excel: Using Functions and Formulae to Analyse Your Data 
Wednesday 2 March 10:00 – 13:00
Tuesday 3 May 13:00 – 16:00

Microsoft Excel: Using Graphs and Charts to Present Your Data 
Wednesday 22 June 13:00 – 16:00

Microsoft Excel: Using Macros to Automate Tasks
Thursday 23 June 09:30 – 12:30

Microsoft PowerPoint: An Introduction to Creating a Presentation 
Future dates tbc

Microsoft PowerPoint: Enhancing Your Presentations 
Monday 22 February 14:00 – 16:30
Thursday 21 June 14:00 – 16:30

Microsoft Word: Working with Long Documents 
Wednesday 16 March 09:30 – 13:30
Friday 22 April 09:30 – 13:30
Wednesday 27 April 09:30 – 13:30
Monday 20 June 09:30 – 13:30
Monday 25 July 09:30 – 13:30

Scholarly Publications Part One: Citations Count!
Tuesday 26 April 10:00 – 11:00

Scholarly Publications Part Two: Open Access at Cardiff
Tuesday 26 April 11.30 – 12.30

Searching for Information Concerning the European Union
Future dates tbc

Social Media: Understanding and Exploiting its Potential for Research 
Future dates tbc

SPSS: An Introduction
(You must attend both days)
Future dates tbc 

Zotero: A Free Alternative to EndNote 
Wednesday 16 March 14:00 – 16:00

 

 Forthcoming Information Services training for the Staff Development Programme:

Advanced Research Computing: An Introduction
Future dates tbc

Advanced Research Computing:  An Introduction to USING ‘Raven’ the Super Computer /  Maximising Your Use of the University's Supercomputer Service
Future dates tbc

Critically Evaluating Papers in Health & Social Sciences  
Future dates tbc

Developing Systematic Literature Searches
Future dates tbc

Endnote: Managing your References
Wednesday 9 March 14:00 – 16:00
Monday 11 July 10:00 – 12:00

Getting Published
Tuesday 17 May 09:30 – 16:30

Intellectual Property & Copyright: Understanding Your Rights and the Rights of Others
Wednesday 24 February 10:00 – 13:00

Managing Research Data: Key Aspects of Legal Compliance and Records
Friday 13 May 10:00 – 12:30

Open Access and Citations: Part 1: Citations Count! Understanding and Tracking Your Citations
Future dates tbc

Open Access and Citations: Part 2: Requirements for REF submission, your publisher's copyrights, your responsibilities
Future dates tbc

Publication Alerting Services: Essential Tools to Keep Your Research Up-To-Date
Tuesday 12 April 10:00 – 11:30

Rapid Reading
Tuesday 8 March 09:15 – 16:30

  

Forthcoming IT Skills workshops are available