get started with Mac

  • course pack | Oxford only

    This course offers a comprehensive introduction to the Mac operating system (currently Mountain Lion) and how to navigate it. Core security settings are discussed and you should feel confident in starting to use a Mac for your day-to-day computing needs after attending this course.

  • course pack | Oxford only

    This overview offers a comprehensive introduction to the iLife suite and covers all the applications within. The course emphasises the intuitive nature of the suite, and the way iLife works collaboratively with media to achieve results that consistently deliver professional standards

  • playlist | Oxford only

    An introductory list of clips for Audacity

  • playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Some clips to show the wordprocessor's functionality in a formal document setting

  • website | Publicly viewable

    This 'free' downloadable book is written by Mark Wood, a freelance Apple Certified Trainer who occassionally teaches Aperture, Apple's professional photography application, as part of the IT Learning Programme.

    The book covers the essentials of Apple's presentation application, KeyNote. It is funded by occasional adverts within the text, but these are not intrusive. The book is a a useful companion to the Mac courses taught as part of the IT Learning Programme.

  • website | Publicly viewable

    This 'free' downloadable book is written by Mark Wood, a freelance Apple Certified Trainer who occassionally teaches Aperture, Apple's professional photography application, as part of the IT Learning Programme.

  • website | Publicly viewable

    This 'free' downloadable book is written by Mark Wood, a freelance Apple Certified Trainer who occassionally teaches Aperture, Apple's professional photography application, as part of the IT Learning Programme.

    The book covers the essentials of Apple's word provessing application, Pages. It is funded by occasional adverts within the text, but these are not intrusive. The book is a a useful companion to the Mac courses taught as part of the IT Learning Programme.

  • website | Publicly viewable

    View the IT Services webpage for information about getting started with Nexus at Oxford.

  • course pack | Oxford only

    PHP is a widely used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML.

  • course pack | Publicly viewable

    This module is for those with no programming experience who either want/need to take one of our programming courses, or who are just curious about some of the concepts involved in programming.

  • course pack | Publicly viewable

    This session provides a non-technical introduction to the basic principles and mechanics underlying work in any computer language and gives general guidance in what to look for when evaluating project proposals and coding progress.

  • playlist | Oxford only | v. 2013

    Essential Excel skills to be comfortable with before attending this course.

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