Subject-specific courses

Students: If you're studying one of the subjects below, you are strongly recommended to take the relevant IT training courses. They were designed specifically to meet your needs, in close collaboration with academic staff from your subject area. 

Course staff: to find out about setting up subject-specific IT courses, contact Eddie.Fisher@glasgow.ac.uk.

For Education students: IT Essentials

  • 1x2 hours

Content

  • Making effective use of Moodle
  • Searching online study resources and web site evaluation
  • Word processing for essays and reports

Enrolment


For History students (1st year): IT skills

  • 2 x 2 hours

Content

  • Making effective use of Moodle
  • Searching online study resources and web site evaluation
  • Word processing for essays and reports

Enrolment


For Theatre, Film and Television students: IT skills

  • 4 x 2 hours

Content

  • Word processing your essays and reports
  • Effective file management
  • Getting the most out of Moodle
  • Online study resources and web site evaluation
  • Using graphics in Word documents
  • Image editing
  • PowerPoint presentations

Enrolment


For History of Art students: Dissertation Layout

  • 2 x 2 hours

Content

  • formatting and layout of text
  • using styles and templates
  • preparing a dissertation outline
  • preparing a table of contents from an outline
  • creating and incorporating illustrative material
  • incorporating tables of data in a dissertation
  • preparing a bibliography in an appropriate format

Enrolment