Did you know? you have access to LinkedIn Learning (Lynda.com) courses through SHU

Advance your career with LinkedIn Learning (previously Lynda.com). Discover the most in-demand business, tech and creative skills with personalised recommendations and courses taught by industry experts. Whether you want to learn leadership skills, build a mobile app, or how to use software, LinkedIn Learning has something for you. Take marketing classes, get management training, learn…

Did you know? You can learn how to touch type online

Touch typing utilises muscle memory to enable you to type without having to look at the keyboard, which could be a useful skill to have when it comes to lectures and note taking. If you have difficulty paying attention to lecture slides because you are looking at the keyboard instead, then learning to touch type…

Did you know about AppHub?

At Sheffield Hallam University, there’s now a new way to access software. We’ve launched AppHub, a platform that gives you access to a range of applications that you can launch as you use them. To use AppHub, launch the app from a university PC or laptop. You can browse through the apps or use the search…

Did you know: Referencing just got easier with APA

Effective from September 2016, the University has adopted the APA 6th ed. referencing style for most courses. If you’re unsure about the referencing system that your course follows, make sure you find out from your tutors or module leaders. The APA 6th ed. referencing style is a widely recognised style that follows the author/date method that…

Did you know: Four Free Alternatives to Photoshop

GIMP GIMP or GNU Image Manipulation Program is a free, open-source image editor and is available on multiple operating systems including Windows, OS X, and Linux. Since it is an open source software, it allows you the access the program and make changes to it as per your needs. Among features that stand out in…