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Increase your productivity with AI tools

Increase your productivity with AI tools

This workshop includes the following topics:

  • When and how to use different text-based AI tools.
  • What is AI? What can it do? What are its limitations?
  • Overview of AI multi-media tools: text to image/video/voiceover.

Take your productivity to the next level. Whether your work involves writing emails, job descriptions, manuals, meeting notes, training materials or novels; editing, or having to obtain information from large amounts of texts; in this workshop you will learn how to streamline your writing with AI. You will gain insights on how to optimise the output from ChatGPT and other text-based AI tools, summarise websites, YouTube videos, and more. The section on AI multi-media tools provides an overview of tools for generating images, videos, and voiceover from text. This overview will allow you to deepen your skills in the use of the AI multi-media tools relevant for you in your own time. To ensure you understand the capabilities and shortcoming of AI tools, the workshop includes a short section explaining the basics of AI in layman’s terms.


  • Do I need to sign up for ChatGPT? – Yes, please sign up as soon as possible to ensure you have access. The free version is sufficient.
  • Do I need to bring a laptop? – Most exercises are best completed on a laptop. For some of the exercises a tablet computer may be sufficient.

Additional information will be provided after registration.

Register your place

Individual module: 3-hour module

Cost: Free

For further information or if you would like to register your interest, please contact the Personal, Professional and Corporate Development Hub.


Tel: +61 7 5430 1144

Module dates

Date:      TBA
Time:      TBA
Location: UniSC Sunshine Coast



Meet the presenter

Dr Bianka Sabert has a passion for helping individuals become more effective and efficient through the use of technology. She has been teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Management and IT for Business students at the University of the Sunshine Coast since 2015. Prior to her teaching career, she assumed various IT roles at a private education provider, a telecommunications company, an international not-for-profit organisation and at UniSC.


"I recently had the pleasure of taking Bianka's AI productivity tools module, and it was truly fantastic! Bianka's teaching style was engaging and I learned a lot."

"As a marketing manager, at first, I thought that the content would be too basic in terms of the tools. However, the course connects the use of AI tools with business objectives. I believe that is not only relevant but crucial knowledge in the growing digital era. Definitely recommended."

"Bianka is a true expert in her field, and her course is an excellent investment for anyone looking to improve their productivity through AI and staying ahead of the curve in today's fast-paced digital world."