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Introduction to Assistive Software

Outcomes: This workshop will introduce three software packages which may be useful for supporting your studies.

MindView mind mapping software is useful for visually representing different elements of a problem or idea and is an effective tool which you can use to plan essays and reports as well as a memory aid for revision.

Pro-Study is a tool for collecting and managing your research from different sources and exporting it to Microsoft Word.

Read&Write provides a variety of tools including text to speech functions, converting text into sound files, spellchecking and dictionary functions.