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Skills Team Workshops: An introduction to Microsoft Teams

An introduction to Microsoft Teams

Workshop description

This session is run in Microsoft Teams and offers students an introduction to the program and how to use it. There will also be plenty of opportunity for questions and answers.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:

  • Join meetings and classes online via Micorsoft Teams
  • Connect your audio/camera, share screens, use subtitles and other use other key meeting features
  • Use the different functions of Teams like Teams, channels, chats and more
  • Arrange your own meetings and calls via Microsoft Teams

Who is this workshop for

This workshop is for students that are new to Microsoft Teams.


This workshop is run by an Academic & Library Specialist from the Brynmor Jones Library Skills Team.

An Introduction to Microsoft Teams

Interactive Teams Demo

Accessing Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is available to all University staff and students. You can get started with access to Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365 by going to the Microsoft 365 Portal at ( 

Desktop app

Teams is automatically installed on all University of Hull managed computers. If you are using a personal PC or mobile device, you can download the Teams desktop app from the Microsoft website.

Internet browser

You can access Teams from your internet browser by visiting the above link. Select Teams from the Microsoft 365 Portal.


Teams support

Support with Microsoft Teams is available via the Support Portal