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If I already have another version of Microsoft Office installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/If I already have another version of Microsoft Office installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)?/109If I already have another version of Microsoft Office installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? <p>​​We recommend that you uninstall your exiting installation of Office. However, the Office 365 ProPlus install is slightly different to a traditional Office install in that it will leave your existing version of Office installed and available to use. If you have an older version of Office such as 2003, you could use this as a fallback option whist you get used to the interface of Office 2013. Your older version can be removed at any time.​</p>LTU Authoring
If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)?/108If I already have a Microsoft Office 365 product installed on my computer, what will happen if I attempt to install Office 365 ProPlus (for Students and Staff)? <p>​​We do not recommend you install Office 365 again if this is the case, but use the account screen in Office to add your University Account. The Office client supports having both an Office 365 personal account (used when you signed up for Office 365 Home/University) and a University account (login provided by your University), you'll be able to remain signed in with both. Your Office install will have both your personal and University ID associated with it after the installation.</p>LTU Authoring
Can I bring my own car with me to University?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/accommodation/Can I bring my own car with me to University?/80Can I bring my own car with me to University?​​​We strongly advise resident students not to bring a vehicle due to limited parking space on campus. We operate a pay and display system for students who do decide to park on the main campus.<br><br><a href="/student-life/accommodation/trinity-close">Trinity Close</a> residents can apply for a parking permit at the Trinity Close car park. This cost is around £40 for the year and does not permit you to park on the main campus. <br><br>Parking is based on a first come first served basis.<br>LTU Authoring
Do you operate a car share scheme? And if so, are parking discounts available?Do you operate a car share scheme? And if so, are parking discounts available?Yes, Leeds Trinity has its own car share scheme so you can find someone to share with and be confident they are another student or member of staff. It is part of a wider West Yorkshire and national Car Sharing Scheme, so you can widen your search for matches if you wish to. Being a car sharer allows you to halve your fuel and parking costs, use our car share parking spaces on campus, take advantage of 2+ lanes, reduce pollution and congestion on our roads.<br><br>If you would like to register for the car share parking spaces on campus, <a href="/Documents/Car-sharing%20application%20form.docx">please download and complete an application form​</a>, playing close attention to the terms and conditions.<br><br>Once completed, a car sharers' permit will be issued which then entitles you to park in the car sharing bays on campus. There are six car sharing spaces on the University campus, which are reserved exclusively for car share users between 8.30am and 11am from Monday to Friday during term-time. <br>LTU Authoring
What type of computer will I need to install Office 365 ProPlus?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/What type of computer will I need to install Office 365 ProPlus?/101What type of computer will I need to install Office 365 ProPlus?<p>If you have a Windows PC or Laptop, the minimum specification to run Office 365 ProPlus is Windows 7 or later with at least 2GB of RAM (Memory) and at least 3GB of hard disk space.</p><p>If you have a Mac , the minimum specification to run Office 365 ProPlus is Mac OS X 10.6 or later with Safari 5 or above, with at least 1GB of RAM (Memory) and at least 3GB of hard disk space.<span style="line-height:1.6;"> </span></p><p>Remember, you will need a good internet connection for the full length of the install, as it is downloaded directly from Microsoft.<br> <br>For full compatibility details, Please see: <a href="http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_in_education/archive/2013/10/15/student-advantage-and-office-365-proplus-faq.aspx">http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_in_education/archive/2013/10/15/student-advantage-and-office-365-proplus-faq.aspx</a></p>LTU Authoring
What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?/96What applications can I use on RemoteAccess?​RemoteAccess allows you to run some of the most frequently used University applications from almost any device with an internet connection. These applications can be launched on their own, or from within the Trinity Desktop.<div><br>The list below is what is currently available: <br><ul><li>Microsoft Office 2013 including Project<br></li><li>2Simple Suite of Applications<br></li><li>CABs<br></li><li>E-Prime<br></li><li>Leeds Trinity Intranet<br></li><li>NetWISP<br></li><li>Paint.NET<br></li><li>QLx<br></li><li>Remote Access to Servers <br></li><li>SITS & eVision<br></li><li>SMART Notebook<br></li><li>SPSS Statistics v21<br></li><li>Vubis Smart</li></ul></div><div>You may not be able to access all of these applications, as access is controlled by groups, if you cannot access an application you feel you should have access to, please let us know via the IT Helpdesk.​</div>LTU Authoring
Does Office 365 (for Students and Staff) replace the Office 365 University product or Office Home and Student? http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/Does Office 365 (for Students and Staff) replace the Office 365 University product or Office Home and Student?/105Does Office 365 (for Students and Staff) replace the Office 365 University product or Office Home and Student? <p>​​No, Office 365 University will continue to be sold to enable students at colleges and universities to use Office who don't use the Student/Staff Advantage offer. At this time, we will not be rolling this out to campus PCs, this will be coming soon.</p>LTU Authoring
Where can I park if I'm coming to an Open Day?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/courses/open-days/Where can I park if I'm coming to an Open Day?/127Where can I park if I'm coming to an Open Day?​​Free parking is available on campus for the Open Day. Look out for our Student Ambassadors who will guide you to an available space. We also have some great transport links.<div><br></div><div><a href="/about-us/location">Read more about parking on campus and other transport links</a></div>LTU Authoring
What is Moodle?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/intro/What is Moodle?/138What is Moodle?<a href="http://moodle.leedstrinity.net/">Moodle</a> is your online virtual learning environment (VLE) to help with your studies, whether you are on campus, at home or on the move.  <br><br>On it you can find materials for your modules including:<br><ul><li>Hand-outs</li><li>Powerpoint's</li><li>Links</li><li>Assignments</li><li>Videos</li><li>Interactive quizzes and more</li></ul>Many modules have Moodle areas that are essential components in their overall provision of materials and as a means of delivery. <br><br>Moodle is also the place where you can submit many of your assignments electronically. Here at Leeds Trinity University, when you submit your assignments online, you are given the opportunity check your work for similarity using Turnitin as a way fine tuning your assignments prior to the deadline as well as enhancing your academic skills. <br><br>You can log into Moodle at any time 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with your university username and password. Moodle will even tell you if your password is about to expire and allow you to reset it both on and off campus. Important news and information regarding your modules is sent out by your tutors to your preferred email address. If you prefer to have these messages sent to you own email address, you can add 'preferred email' address using <a href="https://evision.leedstrinity.ac.uk/sipr/sits.urd/run/siw_lgn">e:Vision</a>. <br><br>As well as being able to access Moodle via the intranet, you can navigate to it directly by going to <a href="http://moodle.leedstrinity.net/">moodle.leedstrinity.net</a>. <br><br>Tutors are constantly adding new learning materials to help you with your studies so check back often for any updates!<br>LTU Authoring
Can you train as a teacher if you have a foundation degree?Can you train as a teacher if you have a foundation degree?To train as a teacher you need a degree at 2.2 or above although some institutions ask for a 2.1 or above. If it is a secondary teacher it would usually be teaching your degree subject.<br><br>You also need a GCSE grade C or equivalent in Maths and English – and Science for primary teaching, some areas and providers ask for B's.<br><br>Your main options would be:<div><ul><li>Top up your foundation degree to a honours degree, followed by a teacher training programme such as PGCE or School Direct (check that your foundation degree and top-up modules have sufficient national curriculum content to be accepted onto a PGCE). Top-up courses usually last one-year full-time, find them either by contacting universities directly to see what they offer or by using the course search at <a href="http://search.ucas.com/">search.ucas.com</a><br></li><li>It may be possible to take a two- year degree course with qualified teacher status (QTS) – these mainly in shortage subjects and can be found by searching for 'QTS' on the UCAS course search at <a href="http://search.ucas.com/">search.ucas.com</a><br></li></ul></div>LTU Authoring
Some PGCEs are at Masters Level, others are not - will this affect my job prospects?Some PGCEs are at Masters Level, others are not - will this affect my job prospects?​UCAS explain the difference between the two levels of PGCE course:<br><br>In addition to QTS many training programmes also award you the Professional Graduate Certificate in Education, the Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or the Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE). These are academic qualifications focusing on developing teaching skills. You still get QTS, but you'd get a PGCE as well. The Professional Graduate Certificate in Education is at the same level academically as the final year of an honours degree (NQF Level 6 course). The Postgraduate Certificate in Education and the Professional Graduate Diploma in Education contain some credits at master's (NQF Level 7) degree level. The number of credits at this level varies a lot from one training programme to another. Some providers give you the chance to study for the credits you'd need for a full master's degree after you've completed your training. <br><br>The UCAS Course Search allows you to specify professional (not Masters level) or postgraduate (Masters level) PGCEs (or either) – select these in the 'outcomes' drop-down box.<br><br>QTS is required to teaching state schools in England. However, if you want to teach internationally, or in other UK regions (particularly Scotland) you are likely to need an academic qualification such as a PGCE alongside this. The requirement for masters-level credits varies between countries.   <br><br>At Leeds Trinity University, PGCEs are offered at both Level 6 and Level 7, and it expected that trainees will study the two 30 credit modules to gain a Level 7 Post Graduate Certificate in Education, unless there is a clear reason not to do so. The two modules that trainees undertake are in each placement, with one focussing on pupil progression, and the other on supporting individual pupil needs. Once completed a Leeds Trinity graduate can 'port' their 60 credits directly into the Leeds Trinity MA in Education, and begin their MA studies at the second year of study, rather than the first.<br>LTU Authoring
Who do I contact for more information about Dyslexia and Disability support?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/dyslexia-and-disability-support/Who do I contact for more information about Dyslexia and Disability support?/28Who do I contact for more information about Dyslexia and Disability support?<p>​​​You can contact <a href="/student-life/student-support/dyslexia-and-disability-support">Dyslexia and Disability support​</a> with any questions or request further information at <a href="mailto:disability.support@leedstrinity.ac.uk">disability.support@leedstrinity.ac.uk</a> </p>LTU Authoring
What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?/36What happens with doctor appointments during the holidays?​​You can temporarily register with a doctor in your home area during the holidays. Contact The New Croft Surgery on 0113 239 5550 if you're staying at Leeds Trinity or in Leeds during the holidays.<br>LTU Authoring
What do I do if I need a dentist?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/What do I do if I need a dentist?/39What do I do if I need a dentist?<p>​​​Emergency dental advice if available by contacting the NHS 111. You can also browse the <a href="http://www.dentalhealth.org/">British Dental Foundation website</a> for further information.</p><p>First Aid emergencies can be directed to Leeds Trinity Reception.</p>LTU Authoring
Are the car parks monitored?Are the car parks monitored?​The car parks are regularly patrolled to check cars are displaying valid permits/pay and display tickets. <br>LTU Authoring
A friend of mine received a parking fine for parking incorrectly – why was this? What do you class as parking incorrectly?A friend of mine received a parking fine for parking incorrectly – why was this? What do you class as parking incorrectly?​Parking fines are issued when people park in an irresponsible way that either restricts parking for someone else, or represents a danger to safety (for example by blocking access routes for emergency services). Irresponsible parking includes parking on double yellow lines, across more than one space, on grass verges, or in an accessible parking space reserved for people with disabilities/mobility issues. Fines will also be issued if a parking permit or pay and display ticket is not clearly displayed, or if someone parks in a car sharing space before 11am. <br>LTU Authoring
I’m arranging an event with a large number of delegates – how do I arrange parking?I’m arranging an event with a large number of delegates – how do I arrange parking?​As car parking is extremely limited on campus, we would recommend that you advise your guests to use alternative means of travelling to the campus if possible. If there is no alternative to driving, please contact the Hospitality Services team to discuss your requirements on 0113 283 7100 ext. 406. <br>LTU Authoring
How do I make Windows XP forget my password if I'm using the free WiFi service?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/How do I make Windows XP forget my password if I'm using the free WiFi service?/117How do I make Windows XP forget my password if I'm using the free WiFi service?​​​Once you have successfully entered your username and password for the wireless network, Windows XP will remember it forever. In order to delete your credentials from your computer, please follow these <a href="http://support.microsoft.com/kb/823731">instructions from Microsoft’s website</a>.<br>LTU Authoring
What is the INTRO timetable?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/intro/What is the INTRO timetable?/137What is the INTRO timetable?​As well as your Freshers' Week social activities, we've also put together a packed itinerary for the week to help you get settled in, meet your new course mates and get prepared for starting your course. Once your offer becomes unconditional and you accept, you'll receive an intro pack from us with a login - use this to login to the timetables' website.<br><div><br></div><div><a href="/Documents/How%20to%20find%20out%20your%20INTRO%20timetable.pdf">Find out how to access your INTRO timetable​</a></div>LTU Authoring
How do you train to become an Early Years teacher?How do you train to become an Early Years teacher?Early Years teachers are trained to teach across the Early Years Foundation Stage (from birth to 5 years old) and may be employed in a wide variety of early years settings. Initial teacher training programmes lead to the award of Early Years Teacher Status (EYTS), which is deemed to be equivalent to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). Entry requirements for early years' teacher training are the same as for primary teacher training: GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in English, Maths and a Science subject: a degree: successful completion of the professional skills tests.<br><br>Early Years Initial Teacher Training (EYITT) programmes are available to graduate in two forms (currently only the employment based entry is offered at Leeds Trinity University);<br><br>Mainstream Graduate Entry – a 12 month full-time programme including substantial placement experience, for graduates with little or no experience of working with children 0-5 years. For graduates beginning their training in 2015, a grant of £7000 for course fees is available to all trainees, whilst with a First Class or 2:1 degree will receive bursaries of £9000 and £4000 respectively. Training may be led by a Higher Education Institution or by a school or nursery in partnership with an accredited training provider. The Department of Education has a list of accredited providers. Applications are made directly to the training provider for both HEI-led and school-led routes.<br><br>Employment Based Graduate Entry – a part time programme of up to 12 months for graduates employed within an early years setting. Tuition fees are funded by the NCTL. If you wish to follow the employment-based route, you'll need to speak to your employer in the early years setting and get their agreement.<br><br>For further information, see Get into Teaching or visit our website at <a href="http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/courses/pg">www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/courses/pg​</a><br>LTU Authoring
Can you teach in Europe if you have a UK teaching qualification?Can you teach in Europe if you have a UK teaching qualification?​The answer to this will vary with the country where you want to teach and the type of school private or public), Assuming you want to teach the subject/age range relevant to your training in a school in Europe, the following information may help:<br><br>The teaching profession is covered by the general system for the recognition of professional qualifications across European Economic Area (EEA) member states. Although covered by the general system, teaching qualifications are not automatically recognised by EEA states, so you have to apply for recognition in the country where you want to teach. <div><br></div><div><a href="http://ec.europa.eu/internal_market/qualifications/contact/national_contact_points_en.htm">Visit EUROPA for informaiton on your chosen country</a><br><br>Getting recognition does not mean you will find it easy to get a job, as competition may be high. You will find most jobs require at least one year's experience. Language fluency will be expected in most countries, except in English medium schools. For further information on these schools, visit <a href="http://cois.org/">cois.org</a> and <a href="http://www.cobis.org.uk/">www.cobis.org.uk</a>. You can search for job vacancies in Europe at <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/eures">ec.europa.eu/eures</a> and <a href="http://www.tes.co.uk/jobs/">www.tes.co.uk/jobs</a>.<br></div>LTU Authoring
Why do I have to pass a medical health assessment?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-support/student-health/Why do I have to pass a medical health assessment?/73Why do I have to pass a medical health assessment?​Applying to one of the following courses will mean you'll be required to pass a fitness to train to teach health assessment as part of the entry conditions to the programme:<br><ul><li>Primary Education – Early Years (QTS)</li><li>Primary Education – Later Years (QTS)</li><li>All PGCE Initial Teacher Training (ITT) courses</li></ul>Applicants who have been offered a place on a course will be sent details of the assessment and asked to complete a health declaration form to establish medical fitness for teaching.<br>LTU Authoring
What student finance funding can I apply for if I’m from a country outside of the EU?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/student-finance/What student finance funding can I apply for if I’m from a country outside of the EU?/10What student finance funding can I apply for if I’m from a country outside of the EU?​<a href="/international/my-country">​​Find out your particular country's scholarships and bursary opportunities ​</a><br>LTU Authoring
Applications & Trinity Desktop don't load up on RemoteAccess, what can I do?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/Applications & Trinity Desktop don't load up on RemoteAccess, what can I do?/100Applications & Trinity Desktop don't load up on RemoteAccess, what can I do?<p>​​​​There are a number of reasons why Desktop Anywhere might not load. ​</p><ul><li><strong style="line-height:1.6;">​Mac OS</strong><span style="line-height:1.6;"> - If Applications open and then immediately close (perhaps after momentarily displaying a Welcome message), this can be sorted out quickly. </span></li><li><span style="line-height:1.6;"></span><strong>Windows </strong>- This issue typically occurs on Windows when the installation is corrupt.</li></ul><p>If your computer is supported by Leeds Trinity University, please contact the IT Service team on on +4​4 (0) 113 283 7223 or <a href="mailto:helpdesk@leedstrinity.ac.uk">helpdesk@leedstrinity.ac.uk</a>.</p>LTU Authoring
Will you install Office 365 ProPlus for me?http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/student-life/our-campus/it-services/Will you install Office 365 ProPlus for me?/102Will you install Office 365 ProPlus for me?<p>​​We ask that all students and staff try to install the software for themselves prior to asking IT for help, as you can imagine there are more of you than there are of us! However, if you get really stuck, have read through ​the installation guidelines<a href="http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/services/it_services/office365/Pages/Installing-Office-365-ProPlus.aspx"> </a>and still cannot get it installed, contact the IT Service team on on +44 (0) 113 283 7223 or <a href="mailto:helpdesk@leedstrinity.ac.uk">helpdesk@leedstrinity.ac.uk​</a>.  ​</p>LTU Authoring