Technology Transition Programme 2022

27 September – 6 October 2022

 

Get a head start and prepare yourself for success in the new academic year! Attend the Technology Transition Programme, a series of online webinars by the MAP Assistive Technology Service to learn how you can:

  • manage your time
  • keep on top of your course
  • organise your study material
  • read and write better and faster
  • take notes effectively, and
  • do much more using simple technology tools
 

 

Session 1: Jumpstart the New Academic Year using Technology!

(Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM)

 

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In this session, you will learn:

  1. How to Set up Office 365 on your laptop to start using premium version of Word, Powerpoint, Excel and other Office apps
  2. Tips & tricks to manage timetable and tasks using Maynooth University student email id
  3. Strategies to organise study material and never lose an important assignment or document
  4. How to keep on top of your course requirements using Moodle virtual learning environment
  5. How to work collaboratively with classmates using MS Teams

    At the end, we'll use the Q&A time to get your queries answered.

 
To attend ‘Jumpstart the New Academic Year using Technology!’ on your preferred date, register below by clicking on the relevant link:

 

 

Session 2: Accelerate Your Learning using Technology

(Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM)
 

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In this session, you will learn how to:

  1. Read, plan your essays and write faster using mainstream and specialised technology tools
  2. Take and organise notes so that you never lose your work
  3. Search for content online without taking up hours of your time

    At the end, we'll use the Q&A time to get your queries answered.

 
To attend ‘Accelerate Your Learning using Technology’ on your preferred date, register below by clicking on the relevant link:

 

 

How do I join a session I’ve booked myself in to attend?

 

Step 1: Once you've registered for your chosen session using the links above, keep a note of the time you chose. You can always register for and attend any session more than once if you wish.  

Step 2: After you select your timeslot, you will receive an email with the Join Link on your Maynooth University email account. If you are using Outlook Calendar, you will also see your chosen session and its Join Link automatically added to your calendar. Note: If you're not familiar with Outlook Calendar yet, don’t worry; we'll cover it in Session 1 Jumpstart.

Step 3: At the time the session is starting, just click on the Join Link in your email/calendar to join the session via Teams.