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IT Essentials

Doctoral training opportunities in this theme are available below.Training Themes 03

Workshops and webinars

King's postgraduate research students and postdoctoral research staff can access and book places on the CDS training courses through our online system Skills Forge. For guidance about course bookings, see Booking & Course Availability.


Using MS Word to Create a Thesis Template (PGR299)

This workshop teaches you how to create a template in WORD which contains all the formatting, layout, and styles required for a professional and easily managed thesis, saving you hours of time and a template you can use for future pieces of work.


You can access all on-demand learning from On-demand PGR Training.



Library Services provides a range of interactive e-learning materials for researchers.These include literature searching, understanding and avoiding plagiarism and specialised search skills for systematic reviewers. They can be accessed 24/7 by clicking the KLaSS button in the top right corner of your KEATS dashboard (or by searching for ‘KLaSS’ within KEATS).

Library and IT Skills

More support is available on library and IT skills from http://libguides.kcl.ac.uk/home

PGR Core Library

The Centre for Doctoral Studies has developed a core library of on-demand courses specifically designed for King’s PGR students. These courses typically take an hour to complete and cover topics across our 8 key themes of doctoral training. See the KEATS course.

RDFmapped and LinkedIn Learning

As a member of King's you have free access to LinkedIn Learning.  For more information on how to access LinkedIn Learning, see the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning.

Search LinkedIn Learning through the lens of Vitae's Reesarcher Development Framework using www.rdfmapped.com.  Developed by King's, this tool allows you to search a curated list of LinkedIn Learning courses and videos relevant to the domains of the RDF.  See: www.rdfmapped.com

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