Student ICT training

Student Tech-torials

Student Tech-torials are free, one hour training sessions in basic computer skills including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and ePortfolio. They are just the thing to get your computer skills up to speed.

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 in-person, these sessions will be recorded and made available on Ask USQ.

Sessions for Semester 1, 2020

Week 2
Course
 Description   Date
Time
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Word Basic
If you are new to Word, this is the session for you!  After this session you will understand the screen and what the various commands mean.  You will learn how to create new documents, how to save them as well as learn how to format text, line spacing and paragraphs.

Tuesday 3 March 10:00am
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Excel Basic
If you are new to Excel, then this is the course for you!  In this session, you will learn how to create a variety of charts in Excel, to visualise data on your assignments.
    
Wednesday 4 March 10:00am
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PowerPoint Basic
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.
  Thursday 5 March 10:00am
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To Book
  Week 3
ePortfolio
If you are new to ePortfolio - this is the session for you.  Learn how to manage your own ePortfolo.  In this session, you will learn how to set it up, how to add artefacts and create pages.
  Tuesday 10 March 10:00am
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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 add information to headers for your assignments.
  Wednesday 11 March 10:00am
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Excel - Into to Formulas
Formulas are one of the most powerful features of Excel.  Come along and learn how easy it is.
  Thursday 12 March 10:00am To Book
To Book
  • Semester 2 2019 recordings and previous sessions are available on ASK USQ.

 

Teach Me IT

Teach Me IT is a central area where students can find free, self-paced, online lessons on a variety of software programs used at USQ. 

Current available courses include:

  • ePortfolio
  • Turnitin 

Additional courses will be added as soon as they become available.

 

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+61 7 4631 1900
8.00am - 5.00pm (AEST)
Monday to Friday

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