2 Your Key to IT Welcome to the Plymouth University Faculty Of Business ITWelcome to the Plymouth UniversityFaculty of Business IT InductionCookworthy Building Room 020
3 What this session will cover Logging InWhere are the facilities?Mobile at Plymouth UniversityLoan EquipmentPrinting FacilitiesSoftware AvailableLaunching ApplicationsPebblePad e-PortfolioCareer NavigatorFile ManagementThe Student PortalGetting IT Help
4 Logging In Username and password Change your password Logging in and OUTSingle Sign OnChange your passwordUse Ctrl+Alt+DeleteProblems logging InBabbage 1st Floor+44 (0)
5 Where are the Facilities? Babbage1st floor and labsComputersLibrary Media CounterPC Windows 7To find a free open access PC go toLibrary24/7 365 accessCookworthyRefectory and labsAV loansUniversity/FacultyRoland Levinsky BuildingFoBITCookworthy Level 0 Room 020
6 Mobile at Plymouth University Mobile with Plymouthapp available to download for free fromRoaming/Wireless AccessEduroam is available across the university, connection instructions are on the FoBIT websiteWifi works on laptops, tablets and most mobile phones etc
7 FoBIT Loan Equipment FoBIT Audio Visual Loan Equipment Video cameras, audio recorders, web cams, headsets with microphones, projectors and cameras can be borrowed from FoBIT for coursework if approved by your lecturer.Available from FoBIT, Cookworthy Level 0, Room 020To book equipment, the request and authorisation from your lecturer to:
8 Printing Facilities Open Access facilities PCs, Scanners and Printers (b/w and colour):Printers use ID Card swipe readers, available in all Open Access areasCharge ID card onlineMoney Loaders are available at Student Reception on Level 3 Cookworthy Building, Babbage Building and the LibraryPhotocopies and prints5p per page A4 B&W, 25p per page A4 colourDetails next to each printer“Follow Me” PrintingFurther details:
9 Software Available Desktop Software Specialist Software Microsoft Office 2010, Antivirus Software KasperskyThere are links to Office 2010 Tutorials from the Downloads and Links section on the Faculty Of Business IT Website:Specialist SoftwareSpecialist software - we have 300+ specialist applications across the university.Your lecturers will guide you to any you will need eg. SimVenture (Business Simulation), SPSS (Statistics), Qualtrics (Online Surveys)
10 Launching Applications Start ►All Programs ►University Software ►Software A to Z ►Software for use on your own PC
11 Pebblepad e-portfolio PebblePad is a Personal Learning Space which can help you capture, record, reflect, review and discuss your experiences. It can support professional development planning skills through in-built templates such as action plans, skills audits, customisable CVs and more.As your e-portfolio grows you can begin to showcase your achievements and skills by building a webfolio (a portfolio shown as a web site) or your CV that you can let others see when you want to do.Login:Overview and help:
12 Career Navigator www.FoBIT.biz Career Navigator is your online portal to access all Internship, Placements and Graduate vacanciesChoose from an extensive collection of industry-leading career development tools and resourcesBusiness NetworkingBusiness Skills E-LearningCareer MatchingCareer PathwaysAction PlannerCV BuilderInterview SimulatorJob FinderJob Search E-LearningNewsroomPractice TestsProfessional ResearchRecruitment DatabaseAccess the new Careers Navigator at
13 File Management Drive letters and what they do C: Operating System - DO NOT SAVE TO THIS DRIVED: CD/DVD WriterE: USB memory stickStorage Space Available on the SystemU: your personal file space 50 MBSpace: 50 GBOneDrive Space: 1TBPebblePad Space: No restrictionGood practiceUse Folders to organise your workUtilise a strong file naming convention e.g. ind14v3.ppt (induction 2014 version3)Archive files to CD, DVD or USB stick - SAVE Often and KEEP OLD VERSIONS
14 The Student PortalThe Student Portal is the main route to your modules, online help and resources which you can access from anywhere with an internet connection.You can access the Student Portal Login)go direct to: and Log in with your Username and PasswordOffice 365 helpLibrary Subject Guidese-portfolioTimetable online helpAccess to your modulesUniversity teaching staff will be using the DLE to deliver resources and interactive tasks as part of your learning experience.
15 ? Getting Help www.fobit.biz Babbage 1st Floor (0)Disability Assist Services(0)On-line self help materialsAny questions about anything covered or any other Plymouth University Faculty of Business IT related item?