IT Training

New year, new IT skills? 

The IT Training team offer free training workshops in Excel and Web Design throughout Lent term – perfect if you want to improve your IT skills in 2018!

January 22nd, 2018|IT Training|0 Comments|
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    An introduction to coding concepts: Learn the building blocks of programming languages

An introduction to coding concepts: Learn the building blocks of programming languages

Get to grips with the key concepts of coding with LSE’s new course, Think like a programmer: An introduction to the concepts behind coding. 

January 16th, 2018|IT Training|0 Comments|
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    Microsoft Office Specialist: Gain an industry-recognised qualification today

Microsoft Office Specialist: Gain an industry-recognised qualification today

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification is now available for Office 2016 at a discounted rate to all LSE students and staff. 

November 30th, 2017|IT Training|0 Comments|

One-to-one and group training for staff and PhD students

PhD students and staff can arrange an individual or small group training session, at their desk or in the dedicated training room, to address specific training needs in Microsoft Office skills.

These short, tailored training sessions are ideal for getting advice in become more proficient or effective in using software, targeted training in using a particular feature, or help with […]

IT Training in Michaelmas term

Throughout Michaelmas term, the IT Training team offers a range of training sessions to help you improve your IT skills.

Free IT Training Workshops

IT Training Workshops run throughout term in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint. These free workshops help you gain IT skills by engaging with real world problems, encouraging you to use your prior experience and to engage with problem solving tools […]

October 19th, 2017|IT Training|0 Comments|

Web Design for Beginners

IT Training in collaboration with LSE Life, has launched a new five-part series, Web Design for Beginners, to provide a solid foundation for those looking to develop coding skills.

The practical workshops help students master the basics of HTML, CSS and Javascript coding languages, while learning to build and modify basic websites.

Available from Monday 10 October, the course will run throughout […]

October 7th, 2016|IT News, IT Training|0 Comments|

Microsoft Office Bootcamp | 13 – 17 June

Due to popular demand the IT Training team will be delivering a Microsoft Office Bootcamp from 13-17th June. A series of eight practical workshops in Excel 2013 for Windows (or 2016 for Mac) will be delivered over 4 days.

Learn how to use pivot tables to analyse data and how to use various charts to report your findings. Having good […]

High Performance Computing (HPC) Workshops

Want to learn more about HPC at LSE?

IMT will be running two workshops on Thursday 5 May which give an introduction to the School’s new HPC service – Fabian.

Open to all PGR students and academics, the sessions will cover the following topics:

the HPC environment (hardware and software)
installing applications
how to set up, run and manage scheduled workloads

The workshops will run between […]

Internship in the IT Training Team

The IMT Training team are seeking an intern from now through the end of July to provide research and project support.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

evaluating the effectiveness of training programmes
researching and evaluating training offerings
providing some administrative support to the Training Consultant and Team Administrator, including scheduling, website and guide updates, arranging interviews, and some report writing

This role […]

February 25th, 2016|IT News, IT Training|0 Comments|

One MOS from Master Certification

IMT offers all LSE staff and students the opportunity to gain a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification at a discounted rate.

MOS is a worldwide recognised IT qualification, which validates skills in the Microsoft Office suite of programmes. With three graduated levels available: Specialist (core), Expert, and Master, there is a MOS learning package suitable for every skill level.

Delivered by our […]