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DSD: XMind mind mapping tool - workshop (ISXMW) 
Course Description:

XMind is a powerful mind mapping tool which you can use to capture your thoughts and ideas and bring them to life in a visual graphical form. Mind maps can be used to help structure reports, essays or lesson plans, to create revision notes or revision timetables, for brain storming, problem solving or to inspire creativity. Mind mapping can be useful for students, teachers, researchers, event planners and be particularly useful for those with specific learning differences.

We will be using the XMind 8 free trial version in the session. You can either download the software from the XMind website or access it via Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

PREREQUISTIES Please download the XMind 8 free trial version to your Windows or MacOS computer prior to the session from XMind 8 Download. Alternatively, check you can access XMind 8 via Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

Once you have booked on the course you will be able to access all of the online materials in our Digital Skills Development Moodle course.

IMPORTANT: Once you have enrolled, you will need to click on the play button under 'My current enrolments' in My Learning to join at the time of the live session. You will also receive an email containing the direct joining link at least a day before the session.

Please note: We would encourage those who are new to Blackbaord Collaborate to join 15 minutes early in order to test out their connection/audio and help will be offered to sort out any problems. Participants are welcome to join any time within the first 15 minutes of the advertised start time. The actual session will start on the hour.


Objectives:
By the end of the session you will be able to:
  • Create XMind mind maps
  • Select mind map structures and themes,
  • Format text, shapes, lines etc.
  • Add summaries, boundaries and relationships,
  • Format the backgrounds,
  • Insert images, markers, notes, labels, hyperlinks and attachments,
  • Export as image, document and html files,
  • Convert a list from Word into a mind map.
Intended Audience:
This workshop is aimed at those wishing to learn how to create mind maps using XMind.
Target Audience: All
04/11/2021 - 04/11/2021  (Enrol between 01/10/2021 and 02/11/2021) Enrol

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