Student ICT training

Student Tech-torials are free, one hour training sessions in basic computer skills including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and ePortfolio. Sessions are offered both online and at USQ Toowoomba.

Each course is offered in person (Toowoomba Campus, S104), or online (via Zoom) from anywhere in the world.

If you are unable to attend a session online or n-person, these sessions will be recorded and made available on Ask USQ.

Note:

  • Most sessions are at 12:00 noon unless otherwise advised
  • All sessions are 1 hour
  • For in person (on campus) participants, please come to room S104 (Toowoomba Campus only)

Semester 1 2019 Course and times

Topic   Description   Date
 Time Register On Campus
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 Week One
Word
Basic
If you are new to Word, this is the session for you!  You will learn how to create new documents, save them, and how to format text, line spacing and paragraphs. Tuesday
26/02/19
12:00pm

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Excel
Basics
  If you are new to Excel, this is the session for you!  Learn how to navigate the environment, and what the various commands mean.  Learn how to create simple spread sheets and do simple calculations using Excel.   Thursday
28/02/19
12:00pm To book To book
 Week Two

PowerPoint

  If you are new to PowerPoint, this is the session for you!  In this session you will learn how to create a simple PowerPoint presentation.  You will learn how to add design features, as well as discovering what makes a good PowerPoint presentation, as well as what to avoid when creating PowerPoints.   Wednesday
06/03/19
6:00pm To book To book
ePortfolio   If you are new to ePortfolio, this is the session for you!  Learn how to mange your own ePortfolio.  In this session, you will learn how to set it up, how to add artefacts and create pages and collections, and how to share these with others.   Friday
08/03/19
12:00pm To book To book
 Week Three
Word Headers and Footers   In this session, you will learn how to create simple headers and footers for your documents.  Learn how to add page numbers and infromation to headers for your assignments.   Tuesday 12/03/19 7:00pm To book
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Excel -Intro to Formulas   Formulas are one of the most powerful features of Excel.  Come along and learn how easy it is to use.   Thursday 14/03/19 12:00pm To book To book
 Week Four
Office - Images and Graphics   Learn how to make your images and graphics do what you want them to do in Word, PowerPoint and Excel.   Tuesday 19/03/19 12:00pm To book To book
Excel - Cell referencing and Autofill   Understand how Excel thinks so you can make it do all the hard work for you.  A great course for any Excel user.   Thursday 21/03/19 12:00pm To book To book

 

The recordings from previous session are available on Ask USQ.

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8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST)
Monday to Friday

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