This page of the Programme Handbook contains information on Essential Tools you will need for all of your courses
EndNote Web & Cite while you Write
Media Hopper Replay
It’s vitally important that you use a citation / reference manager for your Research Project. The University recommend and support EndNote Web, Endnote X9 and Endnote Cite While You Write.
How EndNote works:
💡You need to use EndNoteWeb for this course.
You can train yourself how to use this by working with LinkedInLearning, here.
Or follow this tutorial
How to use Endnote 20 in 7 minutes
How to Create your own Portfolio
Your Portfolio is built in the UoE WordPress Student Tool (also know as blogs.ed.ac.uk).
Click on the link in
LEARN > Learning Tools > Portfolio (WordPress Student Tool)
to start building your Portfolio.
The current design is merely functional. Your blog can be repurposed and redesigned if you don’t like how it looks, but, remember, it is only a way of capturing what you are doing on a particular course.
If you haven’t used WordPress before, this short video explains how to….
Create a new post (link)
You can learn more about how WP works here:
WordPress 4 Essential Training (link) in LinkedINLearning
As a University of Edinburgh student, you have a free subscription to LinkedINLearning
Please be careful when you post on WordPress; choose to make things public only if you feel they are fit for the public to view.
You can keep things visible only to course peers or tutors only.