Learn to build a WebLearn site

WebLearn is the University’s virtual learning environment. It allows members of the University to create and store materials to support teaching and learning activities. It is easy to create and upload materials, easy to foster collaboration and easy to secure … Continue reading

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19th – 25th May is Learning at Work Week!

“Learning at Work Week” is a national annual awareness campaign to promote and support workplace learning. All University staff are invited to sample our many ways to learn from a range of face to face sessions, downloadable podcasts and on-line … Continue reading

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IT Courses for Trinity Term

The University suggests in its digital strategy that we should provide: “Training and skills for staff and students to broaden and deepen the capability of all members of the University to embrace digital.” The schedule for IT teaching in Trinity Term … Continue reading

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Safer Internet Day 2014 at Oxford University

For Safer Internet Day 2014 a panel of experts will join together to discuss this year’s theme – “Let’s create a better Internet together”. The event is being organised by the University’s Information Security team and Academic IT Services. Discussion … Continue reading

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Research Skills Toolkit

—   Limited spaces, book your place now   — IT Services and Bodleiean Libraries  offer a free hands-on workshop for research students introducing key tools, techniques and resources. Topics covered in this 2 hour session include: Reference management software Literature searching … Continue reading

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A successful initative

Our initiative to involve Oxford University in the national celebrations of ‘Learning at Work ‘ day  2013 was a great success. All the training providers across the University pulled together to contribute to a day of workshops at IT Services … Continue reading

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Secure your Self: Safety online

This lunchtime slot will be a rather whistle-stop tour of things that you should be thinking about as all our lives becomes more and more online. Do you know who can get to your identity? Are you familiar with how … Continue reading

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Learning about Social Media at Oxford

“I feel much more equipped now to talk about how to move about in the social media world. Basically before I knew and used Facebook, LinkedIn and a bit of Twitter – but now I feel like I can use … Continue reading

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Integrate good ICT practice into your work

Around 4200 people attended our courses this year; with 1343 people attending 3 or more courses. 3060 people turned up to our special events and inductions. The IT Learning Programme (ITLP)  enables all members of the University to integrate good … Continue reading

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students’ perception of staff skills

Students’ perceptions of the use of digital technologies by teaching staff at Oxford:  On average, students do not rate the competence and use of digital technologies displayed by teaching staff very highly. Students seem more likely to rate staff as … Continue reading

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