Courses overview

The IT Learning Centre offers a large collection of IT-related courses, face-to-face and online (through Lynda.com). Below is a list of our most popular courses. Use the Filter box to show matching entries in any of the columns. You can also sort by each column.

University members book courses using the CoSy course booking and online payment system (via Single Sign On). The details link will take you to the full course description and schedule/payment information in CoSy. From there you can continue on and book a selected course.

If you are a member of Oxford University Press, or not a member of the University, you may still be able to book a place on one of our courses. You will need to click on the appropriate link below and tell us which course you want to attend.

 

Course Relevant software Topic area Format Cost £ Details
3D modelling: Environments Sketchup Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
3D modelling: Objects Sketchup Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Access 2013: Essentials Access Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Adobe Acrobat DC: Essentials Acrobat DC Document Management and Referencing Online Free Details
Adobe Acrobat XI: Essentials Acrobat XI Document Management and Referencing Online Free Details
Android: Essentials Android Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Apps for education Web tools Teaching Face-to-face 15|30 Details
ArcGIS: Essentials ArcGIS Data Visualisation Online Free Details
Audio: Podcasting Audacity Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Audio: Recording the spoken word Audacity Digital Media Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Audio: The Oxford podcast service - Digital Media Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Backing up your data to the HFS: The University's backup/archive service TSM Data Management Face-to-face Free Details
Beginners IT Microsoft Office Personal Productivity Face-to-face 40|80 Details
Blender: Up and running Blender Data Visualisation Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Breakfast at IT Services - Personal Productivity Face-to-face Free Details
C++: A comprehensive introduction Visual C++ Programming Face-to-face 70|140 Details
CompTIA Network+ Exam: preparation - High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Online Free Details
Copyright: The digital world - Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Create an online presence with HTML Bluefish Web Design Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Create an online presence with WordPress WordPress Web Design Face-to-face 15|30 Details
DARS: HTML emails DARS Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: Building a database Access Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: Concepts for project managers Access, Filemaker Pro, MySQL Data Management Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Databases: Concepts of database design Access, Filemaker Pro, MySQL Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: Inheriting a database Access Data Management Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Databases: MySQL further techniques MySQL Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: MySQL introduction MySQL Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: Queries and data analysis Access Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Databases: Start to finish Access Data Management Face-to-face 60|120 Details
Databases: User-friendly database design Access Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Desktop publishing: effective workflows InDesign, Scribus, Publisher Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Documents: Building long documents Word Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Documents: Good practice in document design Word Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Documents: Managing your thesis Word Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Documents: Start to finish Word Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 45|90 Details
Dragon NaturallySpeaking: Essentials Dragon Naturallyspeaking Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Dreamweaver: Essentials Dreamweaver Web Design Online Free Details
Email etiquette - Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Enhance your online presence using CSS Bluefish Web Design Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Excel 2013: Essentials Excel Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Explain anything using video Jing, Web tools Teaching Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Flipped learning and live audience participation Web tools Teaching Face-to-face 15|30 Details
FileMaker Pro: Essentials Filemaker Pro Data Management Online Free Details
Git and GitHub Git, GitHub Programming Online Free Details
Google analytics: Essentials Google analytics Web Design Online Free Details
Google tag manager: Essentials Google tag manager Web Design Online Free Details
HPC: Effective cluster use by non-programmers Linux High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Face-to-face Free Details
HPC: Introduction to the Advanced Research Computing service Linux High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Face-to-face Free Details
HPC: Programming modern HPC architectures Linux High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Face-to-face Free Details
HPC: Python for High performance computing Linux, Python High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Face-to-face Free Details
Illustrations: Effective workflows Illustrator, InkScape Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Illustrator: Essentials Illustrator Digital Media Online Free Details
Images: Effective workflows Photoshop, GIMP Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
InDesign: Essentials InDesign Document Management and Referencing Online Free Details
iOS iPhone and iPad: Essentials iOS Personal Productivity Online Free Details
iSkills: Archives and modern papers for Social Sciences and History - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Authors, copyright and open access - making it work for you - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Discovering and depositing Social Science research data - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Finding stuff - scholarly literature for your research - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Getting information to come to you - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Getting started in Oxford Libraries - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Google for academic research Google iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Information resources for film - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Information resources for African Studies - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Introduction to MANTRA for research data management MANTRA iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Managing Social Science research data - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Moving from research question to literature review in the Social Sciences - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Newspapers and other online news sources from the 17th-21st centuries - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Online resources for Historians - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Open Access Oxford - what's happening? - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Research impact - citation analysis tools - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Social Science data archives and statistical databases - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Sources for Medievalists - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Sources for US History - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: UK Parliamentary and government materials - an introduction - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Working with sensitive research data - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
iSkills: Your thesis, copyright & ORA - iSkills Face-to-face Free Details
IT tools to help you study effectively and efficiently Web tools Personal Productivity Face-to-face Free Details
JavaScript: Kick-off JavaScript Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
LaTeX: Document preparation LaTeX Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
LaTeX: Further document preparation LaTeX Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Linux: A comprehensive introduction Ubuntu High Performance Computing and Computer Platforms Face-to-face 30|60 Details
Lightroom: Essentials Lightroom Digital Media Online Free Details
Lynda Labs - Space and time to work online Lynda.com Personal Productivity Face-to-face Free Details
Mathematica: Data analysis and creating interactive visualisations Mathematica Data Visualisation Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Matlab: A comprehensive introduction Matlab Data Analysis Face-to-face 60|120 Details
Media interviews: Preparation and performance - Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 30|60 Details
MOSAIC: Good practice in website design - Web Design Face-to-face 15|30 Details
NVivo: Up and running Nvivo Data Analysis Face-to-face 30|60 Details
OneDrive: Essentials OneDrive Personal Productivity Online Free Details
OneNote: Essentials OneNote Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Online presence: Taking control Web tools Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Outlook 2013: Essentials Outlook Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Photos: Essentials Photos Digital Media Online Free Details
Photoshop: Essentials Photoshop Digital Media Online Free Details
PHP: Kick-off PHP Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Plagiarism: Awareness and avoidance (for students) Turnitin Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Plagiarism: Interpreting originality reports using Turnitin Turnitin Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Plagiarism: WebLearn and Turnitin Turnitin, WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Posters: Improving your research posters PowerPoint, InDesign, Scribus Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 15|30 Details
PowerPoint 2013: Essentials PowerPoint Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Presentations: Improving your presentations PowerPoint, KeyNote, Impress Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Prezi in Oxford - The essentials Prezi Presentations, Outreach and Engagement Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Programming: Concepts for new programmers - Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Programming: Concepts for project managers - Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Programming: Concepts using Blockly Blockly Programming Face-to-face 8|15 Details
Programming: Starting to think like a programmer - Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Project 2013 for university activities Project Personal Productivity Face-to-face 30|60 Details
ProjectLibre for university activities ProjectLibre Personal Productivity Face-to-face 30|60 Details
Python: Essentials Python Programming Online Free Details
QGIS: Essentials QGIS Data Visualisation Online Free Details
R and Shiny: Creating interactive visualisations R, Shiny Data Visualisation Face-to-face 30|60 Details
R and Shiny: Overview of interactive visualisations R, Shiny Data Visualisation Face-to-face Free Details
R: Core skills for reproducible data analysis R Data Analysis Face-to-face 30|60 Details
R: Multiple regression analysis R Data Analysis Face-to-face 30|60 Details
R: Preparing for your data analysis R Data Analysis Face-to-face 30|60 Details
Referencing: Choosing and using software for referencing EndNote, RefWorks, Zotero, Mendeley, Papers Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face Free Details
Referencing: EndNote - Designing citations and bibliographies EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Designing citations and bibliographies (Mac) EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Managing your research reading EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Managing your research reading (Mac) EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Quick start EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Quick start (Mac) EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Referencing: EndNote - Start to finish EndNote Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face 30|60 Details
Referencing: Mendeley Mendeley Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face Free Details
Referencing: RefWorks for Humanities RefWorks Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face Free Details
Referencing: RefWorks for Sciences and Social Sciences RefWorks Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face Free Details
Referencing: Zotero Zotero Document Management and Referencing Face-to-face Free Details
Replay: Workshop 1 - Setting up, scheduling and webcasting Replay Digital Media Face-to-face Free Details
Replay: Workshop 2 - Editing techniques, uploading and downloading videos Replay Digital Media Face-to-face Free Details
Replay: Workshop 3 - Accessibility and giving access Replay Digital Media Face-to-face Free Details
Replay: Lecture capture Replay Digital Media Face-to-face Free Details
Research data management plans: How to write one Word Data Management Face-to-face 8|15 Details
Research Professional: Finding funding - Data Management Face-to-face Free Details
Sensitive data: Handling research data - Data Management Face-to-face Free Details
SharePoint 2013: Essentials SharePoint Personal Productivity Online Free Details
SharePoint: Introduction to its use at Oxford SharePoint Personal Productivity Face-to-face 10|20 Details
SharePoint: User group SharePoint Personal Productivity Face-to-face Free Details
SOLIDWORKS: Essentials SOLIDWORKS Digital Media Online Free Details
Spreadsheets: Archival lists and text Excel Data Management Face-to-face 33|65 Details
Spreadsheets: Effective data management Excel Data Management Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Spreadsheets: Good practice in spreadsheet design Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Spreadsheets: Good practice with charts Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Spreadsheets: Good practice with lookups Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Spreadsheets: Good practice with pivot tables Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Spreadsheets: Improving and migrating archival data Excel Data Management Face-to-face 33|65 Details
Spreadsheets: Turning problems into formulae Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 10|20 Details
Spreadsheets: Typical statistics functions Excel Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
SPSS: Essentials SPSS Data Analysis Online Free Details
SPSS for Academic Research SPSS Data Analysis Online Free Details
Stata: A beginner's tour Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 5|10 Details
Stata: Data access and management Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Stata: Data manipulation and analysis Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Stata: Statistical, survey and graphical analysis Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Statistics: Concepts Excel, R, SPSS, Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 35|70 Details
Statistics: Designing clinical research and biostatistics R, SPSS, Stata Data Analysis Face-to-face 58|115 Details
Survey design: Overview of tools and good practice - Data Analysis Face-to-face Free Details
Symplectic Elements - Using the Open Access Monitor Symplectic Data Management Face-to-face Free Details
Symplectic Elements for Operational Users Symplectic Data Management Face-to-face Free Details
Tableau Public: Creating interactive dashboards and visualising data Tableau Public Data Visualisation Face-to-face Free Details
Turnitin: User group Turnitin Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Usability testing: Do it yourself - Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
VBA: Kick-off VBA, Excel Programming Face-to-face 15|30 Details
VBA in Access: Essentials Access Programming Online Free Details
VBA in Excel: Essentials Excel Programming Online Free Details
Video: Editing and post-production iMovie, Moviemaker, Premier Pro Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Video: How to shoot great movies on your mobile iMovie, mobile apps Digital Media Face-to-face 30|60 Details
Video: Planning, producing and shooting iMovie Digital Media Face-to-face 15|30 Details
Video: Producing a mini documentary iMovie Digital Media Face-to-face 90|180 Details
Visio 2016: Essentials Visio Data Visualisation Online Free Details
WebLearn bytes: Assignments tool WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn bytes: Lesson tool WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn bytes: Site management and resources WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn bytes: Surveys WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn: Design and content WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn: Fundamentals WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
WebLearn: User group WebLearn Teaching Face-to-face Free Details
Windows 10: Essentials Windows 10 Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Word 2013: Essentials Word Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Word 2013: Mail merge Word, Excel, Access Personal Productivity Online Free Details
Writing for the web: Essentials - Web Design Online Free Details

 

* Where two costs are shown, the first is the cost to University of Oxford students (postgraduates and undergraduates) and the second is the cost to other University of Oxford members. If you are eligible for the lower cost, it will be displayed at the end of the booking process before you pay. The cost of courses to those who are not members of the University will usually be higher. Courses shown as 'Free', are free to members of the University of Oxford; a cost may be applicable to other attendees. E&OE.

Written by IT Services. Latest revision 20 October 2017