SELF workshop on School Of Engineering Cochin University Of Science and Technology May 26,2012 INTRODUCTIONS Spoken-Tutorial BasedE Education andL Learning throughF Free FOSS Study Spoken Tutorial Project Undertaken by IIT-Bombay Initiative of National Mission on Education through ICT MHRD, Government of IndiaKumar Vimal | http://kumarvimal.in
Spoken-Tutorial Project Developed by IIT-Bombay Initiative of Talk to A Teacher Project Funded by The National Mission on Education thorough ICT (NMEICT) Launched by theMinistry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
Mission of STPSpread Digital Literacy across IndiaKnowledge Freedom.
What STP do?Develop Audio-Visual self-learning Coarse-ware called Spoken-Tutorial.Using spoken-tutorial anyone can learn asoftware from scratch.Software can be learn anytime,anywhere and atany speed.Available in regional languages.
What STP do?STP offer free workshop for Gov.organizations,SMEs, NGOs andstudents,Teaching and Non-Teaching staffs ofCollegesGenerally Organized by students and remotelymonitored by IIT-Bombay Conduct online TestCertificates are awarded for participants andOrganizers.
Who can get benefit from STP? Some Example: A person ignorant of IT e.g dont know how to book online ticket An engineering / Science student e.g Scilab etc An office Worker e.g LibreOffice or LaTex etc An IT professional e.g PHP, Python etc Designers e.g blender, Gimp etc
LibreOfficeis is a free and open source office suite.Developed by The Document Foundation.descended from OpenOffice, from which it was forked in2010.Available for all computing platform v.z Windows, Linuxand Apple MACAvailable in many regional language including Malyalam
Equally powerful as Microsoft officeHas all the functionality of MS Office MS Office LibreOffice Word processor Word Writer Spreadsheet Excel Calc Presentation Power Point Impress Database Access BaseMicrosoft office cost Rs. 4000 for 1 PC [link] whereas LibreOffice is completelyfree of cost .Light weighted, use very less resource of computer than MS office.You can learn LibreOffice free of cost using spoken-tutorial and other freelyavailable resources.
Let dirty our hand with LibreOffice with help of spoken-tutorial.