Students and staff are entitled to a free subscription of Microsoft Office for use on PC, Mac, iOS, and Android, which includes:
Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneDrive (with 1TB of Storage), Skype for Business, OneNote, Publisher (PC only), Access (PC only) and Teams
Installing Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams is a program/app within the Microsoft Office Suite. It is installed with the rest of the apps (Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc) by following the steps below under 'Install Microsoft Office'. However, Microsoft Teams can also be downloaded and installed separately from the Microsoft Office suite, directly from Microsoft's Website:
Microsoft Teams is Universal communication and collaboration platform that combines persistent workplace chat, video meetings, file storage. 'Teams' is being used to conduct lectures remotely on some modules, therefore you may be asked to use Teams in order to attend specific online lectures.
How to download & install Microsoft Office
Microsoft Office for PC
Follow these steps to download the application via your web-based University email account:
If you have a device running Windows 10 S, you must install Office from the Windows Store (as the msi installer will not work).
Skype for Business on Windows is also available as a separate download.