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Data literacy for beginners (updated 2022-2023)

Data Literacy for beginners is a one-hour webinar designed to introduce staff and students to the concepts first published in a popular statistics pamphlet, entitled How To Lie with Statistics, by…

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Adobe Lightroom and Camera RAW - ECA Digital Support workshop

In this workshop, you’ll get to grips with using Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Camera RAW to process RAW files. You’ll also get a general overview of the advantages of working with RAW files,…

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Data and AI ethics

Data and AI ethics is a one-hour webinar designed to introduce staff and students to the basic concepts.Using five genuine and timely data and AI case-studies, the three main philosophical…

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EndNote for managing references course recording 2022/23

A recording of the Digital Skills & Training Team's "EndNote for managing references" course. This demonstration, using EndNote 20 for Windows, looks at:Adding reference…

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Digital Printing in ECA

This workshop will give you a fundamental overview of digital print terminology and processes, and show you best practices for working with digital print services in ECA. We cover: Colour profiles…

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Developing Your Data Skills Programme 2022-2023 - Orientation Session

Collaborate Ultra webinar recording of an orientation session designed to introduce participants to the Developing Your Data Skills Programme in Learn. https://www.ed.ac.uk/is/dataskills and…

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Navigating UoE Digital Research Services

How familiar are you with the Digital Research Services available to researchers at the University of Edinburgh? Do you know that a broad range of data and computing services, and resources can help…

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Enhancing Student Learning And Employability With Jisc’s Discovery Tool

What is the current position of digital capability in higher education and society as a whole? What digital skills do employers expect of graduates? What skills do graduates actually have? How do…

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Using Mendeley for bibliography management

This session will provide an overview of Mendeley as a research tool, to organise and manage reference material for research and for writing essays.Students at both undergraduate and postgraduate…

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How to create videos for online courses: An introduction

n this short session you will be introduced to a duo of short online courses, designed and facilitated by the Online Course Production service. In summer 2021, we launched “How to Create an…

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Transition from University to hybrid or remote working

In this session, we will discuss the transition from University to hybrid or remote working. We will look at meeting etiquette, tools and techniques for building relationships, time management,…

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Online Assessments - Used by employers in graduate recruitment

In this session, we will look at online assessments, and cover online interviews, video interviews, online assessment centre activities i.e. group exercises, observed role play etc, as well as online…

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Data Skills workforce development - Upskill in the field of digital data

Hosted by the Bayes Centre, the Data Skills Workforce Development portfolio is a collection of short courses aimed at training the Scottish workforce looking to upskill, or those seeking a return to…

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Presenting yourself with confidence and colour!

Most of us have transferred our work and study lives online over the last couple of years, yet we can still get nervous about delivering webinars and online presentations and events, and sometimes we…

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Orientation to Learn Ultra Based Navigation

This summer will see a change to the way staff and students access their content in Learn. Although courses themselves are not changing at this point, the new Ultra Base Navigation provides a lot of…

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User Experience design – what it is and how it can help you

Design is all around us, and we’ve all experienced interacting with something that doesn’t seem to have been designed with us in mind. If you’ve ever tried and failed to complete a…

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