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Digital Skills for Learning

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Free access to over 10000 online courses in subjects that include IT, business and the arts. Gain new skills and evidence that skill by earning a certificate for every short course you complete. 

Upskill with LiL is a booklet that contains information and links to lots of useful courses that will help you to study from home, get to grips with office tools & software and prepare you for your future employment.

remote_desktop, remote_desktop icon Remote Desktop The new Student Remote Desktop Service allows you to access a specially created university computer via your web browser. We have installed a range of software on this computer including SPSS, AtlasTi, Office365, Refworks, MS Visio and more. You will need to follow some instructions to get your access setup to use.
dl_it, orange cartoon of a mouse being clicked Digital Capabilities There is a lot of help and advice relating to your digital skills/digital capabilities. You can also use the site search (top of this page) to look for specific products, services and systems e.g. Blackboard, Turnitin, etc.
bug-50, Cyber Security Keep you and your work safe whilst working online. Protect your devices, understand the risks and know what to do when things go wrong.
dl_passwords, orange cartoon of a lock Passwords Create secure passwords, keep them safe and register for the Password Reset Service.
dl_office, orange cartoon of microsoft word icon FREE Microsoft Office Office 365 Pro is available to all students to download and install on up to 5 personally owned devices. See Free Software, Apps and Tools for more tools to support your learning.

 

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