Learning and Development: A to Z Courses

Take some time to check out the DCU Learning and Development courses for the academic year 2020-2021. You can filter the search by category or view all courses by clicking "Any".

Note that most courses are available in ONLINE format.
Academic Speed Reading
Anti-racism Training for Academics
Anti-racism Training for All Staff
Aurora Leadership Development Programme
Autism Awareness Training
Autism Awareness Training
Becoming and Staying Confident
Caring for an Older Relative | Practical Tips for Accessing Support for an Older Person
Chairing a Research Viva Voce
Chairing an Effective Meeting
Chairing Programme Boards
Chairing Programmes - Workshop for new Programme Chairs
Change Agility
Child Protection Course (Essential eLearning)
Communicating in Challenging Situations
Communicating with Impact and Influence
Communicating Your Research*
Conflict Management
Creative Genius
Critical Thinking for Everyone
CV Clinic - Administrative, Support and Technical Staff
CV Clinic - Researchers & Academics
Cyber Security Awareness Training
Data Cleaning with OpenRefine (An Introduction)
Data Protection Essentials
Data Visualisation with Excel
DCU Apps - Calendar
DCU Apps - Drive
DCU Apps E-mail
DCU Leadership Programme - *IN DEVELOPMENT*
DCU New Staff Orientation for Academics and Researchers - Day 2
DCU New Staff Orientation for All - Day 1 online session
Delivering Change
Design Thinking, Introduction to
Designing and Delivering Training Like a Pro
Developing and Consolidating your Research Career
Developing Your Professional Portfolio in Teaching and Learning
Developing your Research Funding Plan*
Editing and Writing for Professionals
English for Academics
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Course (Essential eLearning)
Finance for Non-Financial Managers
Finance for Researchers
Freedom of Information (FOI) Act, A Guide
Freedom of Information Course (Essential eLearning)
Git and Github, Introduction to Version Control with
Grant Writing Workshop for Researchers and Academics
How to host a Conference or Virtual Event
Intellectual Property
Irish Language Courses for DCU Colleagues
IUTN Webinar: To be successful a Leader, forget everything you think you know!
Leadership and Motivation: Academics and Researchers
LGBTQ+ Allyship Training session
Managing a Research Team*
Managing your Finances
Managing Your Finances - Smart Money
Managing Your Finances - Your Pension Benefits and Options to Improve
Managing Your Intellectual Property (Essential eLearning)
Manual Handling Course (Essential eLearning)
Maximising your Research Impact and Visibility
Minute Taking for Professionals
MS Excel (Advanced)
MS Excel (Beginners)
MS Excel (Intermediate)
MS Powerpoint (Introduction & Intermediate)
MS Word | Creating Long and Complex Documents
New to Managing People
Official Languages Act 2003 (An introduction to)
Omeka for Digital Storytelling, An Introduction to
Open Access publishing at DCU
ORCID - Creating, maintaining, and reporting your research profile using ORCID
Orientation for New Staff
Orientation for Newly-appointed Heads of School/Managers of Units
Performance Review & Development (PRD) Reviewee Training
Preparing to Attend Interview (Researchers & Academics)
Preparing to Attend Interview - Administrative, Support & Technical Staff
Presentation Skills for Professionals
PRINCE2 2017 Foundation Course and Certification
Private Health Insurance Information Session
Procurement at DCU
Professional Skills for Research Leaders | Getting the Best from the PSRL
Project Management for Teams
Project Management, Basics of
Project Management, Introduction to
Recruitment Skills (Interview and Unconscious Bias)
Research Collaborations
Research Integrity Online Training Module
Research Supervisory Panel Meetings: Understanding your role
Returning to Work After Extended Leave
Risk Management
Scrum Project Management
Small Changes - Can Make a Big Difference
Social Media - How to Effectively Manage
Staff Mentoring
Staff Request Training for Requisitioners and Approvers
Staff Superannuation Scheme Information Sessions
Starting Out Teaching: A Teacher's Toolkit
Staying Resilient
Supervising the Masters/Doctorate Process
Supporting Students Registered with Disability & Learning Support Service
Systematically Searching the Literature
Team Player
Time Management - How to work in a busy environment
Trans Awareness Workshop
Understanding the Post Grad Examination Processs
Voice Coaching: How to Project and Protect Your Voice
Writing for the Web