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IT Skills and Digital Literacy

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IT Skills Tutorials

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Biomedical Sciences and related degrees.



Medicine (MBBS A100 and A101).




Postgraduate research (PhD) or other PG research qualifications in FMS, HASS and SAgE.

MRes Biomedical Sciences and related programmes.

MSc Civil Engineering and related degrees.

MSc Evidence-based Practice in Communication Disorders.

MSc Medical Sciences.

MSc Orthodontics.

MSc Psychology.

MSc Public Health.

MSc Restorative/Clinical Dentistry.

Masters/Dip/Cert in Medical Education.

MA History.

PG Dip Clinical Implant Dentistry.

PG Clinical Psychology (PhD, IAPT, CBT).

PG Dip Conscious Sedation in Dentistry.

IT Skills Resources

IT Clinics - until 23rd March 2017.

Skills Catalogue: lists all skills taught across all disciplines.

What type of digital learner are you?

How To guides to techniques not covered by the IT tutorials.

Frequently Asked Questions and unusual IT problems answered.

Quick reference guides to Office and other software.

Videos demonstrating key skills.

Images - guide to resources.

Getting help and additional support

Getting started with Windows 7 and Office 2013.

Getting help.

Other IT software you may find useful including free/cheap licences.

General Information about the Faculty of Medical Sciences computing clusters.

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