Posts tagged: I.T. skills

Don’t just say it, Prove it! Gain Microsoft Office Specialist qualifications – for free

28 March 2020

Take this time for focus on a new challenge which can lead to developing your IT skills and adding extra qualifications to your CV.

With our free ‘Microsoft Office Specialist’ certification for , you can prove to employers that you have the key IT skills they require. This globally recognised certification will boost your CV and can help improve your academic performance too.

You decide which exams to take, in Office 2016 or Office 2019, with online teaching and exams available for up to five office applications: read more

Is formatting your dissertation/ thesis harder than you expected?

9 March 2020

Work smarter with Word’s tools

If you’re struggling with word processing your dissertation/thesis, then you’re not alone. It can be a demanding task, and many students find this stage more time consuming and stressful than anticipated. But MS Word provides tools and features that make this task so much easier to manage. Use them to save time, to work more effectively and reduce your anxiety levels too.

Do you know how to…?

  • Create an automatic table of contents for your document headings
  • Apply ‘Captions’ for figures and tables, and create automatic listings for them
  • Change page orientation mid-document, e.g. to accommodate a large chart

No? What??? Then you need to check out our handbook and video resources…

Tip: You need to use Section Breaks to use different kinds of page numbering formats.

Handbook and Videos

These resources focus on the key MS Word tools and features that you should know about and use when Formatting your dissertation/thesis. read more