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Virtual - Cognos Introduction Wed 9 Dec 2020   10:00   [More dates...] [Places]

Cognos is a reporting tool that utilises data from CUFS to provide users with additional reports and options. This introductory course is designed for new reporters - covering everything from running a report successfully as well as a number of useful tips and shortcuts.

Note: This course is mandatory in order to attend either of the following two courses below.

What this introductory course does not do is go through in detail the outputs of each individual report. Report outputs are explained in further detail in the courses above.

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Mon 9 Nov 2020 10:00 [Full]
Tue 12 Jan 2021 10:00 [Places]
Wed 17 Mar 2021 10:00 [Places]

This course enables users to learn the basics of how the General Ledger module works, how to run online account enquiries and how to process journals.

It is run as two webinars with some pre-course reading

Webinar 1: For everyone

Webinar 2: Optional, if you are not going to be using journals it is not compulsory but may be of interest

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Wed 10 Mar 2021 09:30 [Places]

This course provides users the opportunity to run General Ledger reports and how to interpret them when managing departmental funds.

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Tue 24 Nov 2020 09:30 Not bookable

This course will concentrate on how to use the Cognos reporting tool to help manage departmental research grants. These reports can be divided into three main categories:

  • Summary financial information for Projects
  • Detailed expenditure analysis
  • Management reports for Grants due to close

In this course we will not access the Grants module in CUFS.

The course material will be split across 2 webinars on consecutive days

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Tue 26 Jan 2021 10:00 [Places]
Tue 23 Mar 2021 10:00 [Places]

This course provides an overview of the Grants module in CUFS. The course will cover how you can view your projects and awards, check budgets, perform on-line queries and run some CUFS reports.

The course material will be split over 2 webinars on consecutive days

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Tue 15 Dec 2020 10:00 [Places]

This course will enable the participants to practice existing spreadsheet skills and develop more advanced skills within the context of UFS data. There will be the opportunity to extract data from the system and learn to manipulate, analyse and use it for reporting purposes. The course runs over two sessions and participants will need to attend both of these sessions.

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Wed 20 Jan 2021 09:30 [Places]
Tue 2 Mar 2021 09:30 [Places]

The session will look at more advanced formulas and macros using the recorder and VBA tools.

The formulas covered in this course include SUMIF and COUNTIF which will allow the user to quickly summarise data.

Macros will enable the user to automate tasks within excel. During this session, we will use the example of needing to analyse, sort, split and send data to specific email contacts. Users will be introduced to a series of macros to reduce this process to a few simple steps.

The session will run on Teams and delegates must be able to access Excel during the session

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Wed 28 Oct 2020 09:30 Not bookable
Tue 2 Feb 2021 09:30 [Places]
Wed 24 Mar 2021 09:30 [Places]

This course covers the various month-end processes that need to be completed within the iProcurement module.

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Thu 21 Jan 2021 10:00 Not bookable
Tue 9 Mar 2021 10:00 Not bookable
Virtual VAT & the University Wed 4 Nov 2020   09:30   [More dates...] [Places]

This session provides you with a simple overview of the basics and how VAT applies to the University.

This will run as a Teams Live event, details of how to join will be sent to participants prior to the session

You will also be sent a link to a video which you will need to watch prior to the live session. The live session will start with a quiz based on the content of this video.

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Wed 6 Jan 2021 09:30 [Places]