Free Microsoft Office Software (including Microsoft Word)
You may be required to submit work in Moodle in Microsoft Word format (.docx files). However you do not have to buy any software to do this, just follow the instructions below on how to get it free on your own computer.
As the college subscribes to Office 365 all staff and students are are able to download free copies of Microsoft Office for use on personal phones, tablets, laptops and desktops (both Mac and PC).
The software will remain active for the length of your time at the RNCM.
To download and install Microsoft Office:
Log in to RNCM email in a web browser at https://outlook.office.com using your usual email addres and password.
Click on the image at the top right of the page that either contains your initials or your photo if you've uploaded one.
Then click on "My account" and then go to the "Office Apps" section and click on 'Manage' and then follow the instructions on the page.
Additionally, even without installing Office, you can use the ‘web’ versions of the software from that same page instantly, with no download or installation required.
When you log in to your RNCM email at https://outlook.office.com you can access the web versions by clicking on the 9 dots in the top left corner of the page and selecting the required application.