Study and ICT practicum

05-305  Study and ICT practicum

first cycle professional higher education study programme Management

Course Supervisor: Sen. Lect. Suzana Sedmak, Assoc. Prof. Viktorija Florjančič

  Content

Course purpose

  • Introduction to study, learning and mastering academic writing skills, learning skills, and development of ICT skills.

Content (Syllabus outline)

  • studying at the UP FM (introduction to the organisation, working methods, communication)
  • guidelines for writing student papers
  • use of scholarly apparatus
  • effective learning strategies, time management
  • web searching: Using Google settings; Searching study materials in different databases (COBISS, scientific paper databases); using remote access
  • searching and downloading data from statistical portals (SURS, Eurostat) for usage it in spreadsheet programs
  • spreadsheet program (LibreOffice Cals/MS Excel): Sheets, linking data from different sheets, Formatting cells, tables/Conditional formatting; Using mathematical operations and basic functions; Data visualization with charts and Data manipulation (sorting, subtotals, filtering)
  • word processor (LibreOffice Writer/MS Word): Editing long documents; Using/Modifying styles; Inserting section breaks, numbering; Using captions; cross-referencing; Inserting indexes: content, figures, tables; Footnotes, document footer/header; Track changes
  • presentation tools (LibreOffice Impress/MS PowerPoint: Effective presentation features; Using a master slide/changing master slides
  • using and linking sources from different tools together and exporting content in different file formats
  • using and linking sources from different tools together and exporting content in different file formats

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