Video makes the research star (and so does WordPress): courses from the IT Learning Centre

Your research needs to reach as wide an audience as possible. Yes, you can create a website or a WordPress blog,* but have you also considered video? Our Video: Producing a mini documentary workshop immerses you in the documentary making process. You … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: Learn to make a video – 3 day, hands-on workshop

Video: Producing a mini documentary 13-15 March 2017, 9.15-16.15 each day Cost: staff £180, students £90 A comprehensive 3-day introduction to all the core skills needed to make a short documentary. You will have the opportunity to work on a … Continue reading

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Taking control of media interviews and your online presence: upcoming courses

Engaging with the public is core to main of the University’s activities, informing research, enhancing teaching and learning, and increasing our impact on society. For example, we may inform and inspire the public about our research, consult with the public … Continue reading

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No peace and quiet for learning with Lynda.com?

Break away from your office and come to a Lynda Lab! We know that at times offfices and labs (and even your college or home) can be very distracting environments when you want to focus on a Lynda.com course. If … Continue reading

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Learn to program with the IT Learning Centre

With the IT Learning Centre you can learn to program either in a class or online. Below you’ll find a list of our upcoming classroom-based programming courses. We like to keep the classes small so that you get the chance … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: Upcoming Adobe courses – Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

The IT Learning Centre offers a range of courses to help you create academic and professional publications and websites using Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Images: Effective workflows – for anyone wishing to learn how to manipulate and optimise images. In … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: Tools of Engagement

There are many ways you engage with your research and project stakeholders. We can give you guidance on the tools you might use whether that engagement is web-based, print-based or screen-based. Take a look at the following courses and workshops. … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: Lynda Labs – space and time to learn online

It has been a year since we announced free 24/7 access to Lynda.com for all University members and it has proved to be very successful – over 5,500 people signed up to use it in the first year. One advantage … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: new name, new booking system, new courses

CoSying up… We are pleased to announce that the IT Learning Centre’s new course booking system, CoSy, is live and waiting for you to book your courses. You can book at http://courses.it.ox.ac.uk just as before, but you will see that … Continue reading

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Courses Spotlight: Over 5000 Lynda.com users!

As we reach the end of the academic year we are thrilled to announce that over 5,000 of you have registered to use Lynda.com! If you have not signed up, you’re missing out! All University members have free access to … Continue reading

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