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Office 365 email, tools and MS Office download

This video shows you how to activate and access your Office 365 email account. You will also learn about the free of charge mobile and desktop versions of MS Office available to you as a University…

From  Andrew Todd 2 Weeks ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

Making the Most of IT - 2019/20

This presentation has been designed to introduce new students to the key IT and Library services available to when starting life at The University of Edinburgh. Topics covered include: student card…

From  Andrew Todd 3 Weeks ago 0 likes 52 views 0  

Patrick Kinnear, Student Trainer, Digital Skills Team

Patrick, along with another student trainer, Ignat Georgiev, developed and delivered Python programming courses during his time working with the Digital Skills and Training Team. To find out more…

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Kaseya Chisala and Hiroki Hirayama - Digital Champions

Video interview of Kaseya Chisala and Hiroki Hirayama - Digital Champions with the Digital Skills and Training team from January 2019 to May 2019.

From  Satu Kapiainen A month ago 0 likes 13 views 0  

Tina Maria Abu-Hanna, Digital Skills Student Trainer

In this video, Tina Maria Abu-Hanna a student trainer talks about her experience of working in the Digital Skills and Training team. Her work included redesigning the programme schedule and putting…

From  Christina Hussell 2 Months ago 0 likes 16 views 0  

Lilinaz Rouhani - Digital Skills Trainer Intern

Lilinaz Rouhani, a Psychology Masters student, talks about her internship working as a trainer in the Digital Skills Team.

From  Catherine Koppe 2 Months ago 1 likes 12 views 0  

Andrew Kirk - University of Edinburgh, Digital Skills Programme

Andrew Kirk talks about the Introduction to Python workshops run by the Digital Skills Programme using Jupyter notebooks.

From  James Slack 2 Months ago 0 likes 1 views 0  

Lynda.com/Digital Skills and Training onsite Visit March 2019

VIDEO OVERVIEW This recording is from the 'Lynda.com onsite visit - March 2019' which took place on 26th March at The University of Edinburgh. The recording begins with the…

From  Andrew Todd 4 Months ago 0 likes 13 views 1  

Final steps - Effective Digital Content

This three minute video sums up everything that's been covered in the Effective Digital Content course.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 116 views 0  

Chunking your content - Effective Digital Content

This three and a half minute video explains the importance of breaking your digital content into manageable chunks.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 171 views 0  

Reviewing and revising your content - Effective Digital Content

This three and a half minute video emphasises that your website is never finished, and explains some things you can do to keep a grip on your content.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 127 views 0  

Link placement - Effective Digital Content

This four and a half minute video shows how the placement of links when designing web content can help you to control the user journey and not overwhelm your users with choice.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 130 views 0  

Findable, fact-based content - Effective Digital Content

This two and a half minute video explains why good web writing is good SEO, and how fact-based content is more effective than marketing speak.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 152 views 0  

Who are your users and how do they access your content? - Effective Digital Content

This two and a half minute video gets you thinking about the people using your website, what they need and what devices they might be using.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 7 Months ago 0 likes 144 views 0  

Write clearly, in Plain English - Effective Digital Content

This four minute video explains why you should write like you talk, avoiding jargon, acronyms and waffle.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 8 Months ago 0 likes 178 views 0  

Objectives - Effective Digital Content

This four and a half minute video encourages you to think about what you want from your digital content - what your users need, and how meeting these needs can save you time.

From  Elizabeth Cass-Maran 8 Months ago 0 likes 192 views 0