Microsoft Imagine Academy

Note: If you are looking for Microsoft Imagine software (formerly DreamSpark) please visit the Microsoft Imagine page.

Accessing the Microsoft Imagine Academy

To access the training you must log in using your La Trobe email address (Office 365 account).

First time access

To access the Microsoft Imagine Academy courses you will need to download the LTU Access Codes.

  1. Navigate to https://imagineacademy.microsoft.com
  2. Click Sign in.
  3. Click Office 365 account.
  4. Enter your student email address e.g. 01234567@students.latrobe.edu.au
  5. Enter your student account password.
  6. Click Sign in.
  7. When prompted to redeem an enrollment code, enter the LTU Access Codes, enter your student email address, and click Submit.
  8. Read the terms, indicate your acceptance by clicking I Accept, and then click Continue.
  9. Complete the profile form, taking care to populate all required fields.
  10. Click Save.
    After your information is saved, you are taken to your learner home page where you can view courses assigned to you or browse and search for courses that are available as part of the subscription.

Redeem additional access codes

  1. Navigate to https://imagineacademy.microsoft.com
  2. Click Sign in.
  3. Click Office 365 account.
  4. Enter your student email address e.g. 01234567@students.latrobe.edu.au
  5. Enter your student account password.
  6. Click Sign in.
  7. Click the down-arrow to the right of your name in the top-right corner of the window.
  8. Select Redeem enrolment code.
  9. Enter the enrolment code and your student email address and click Submit.
  10. Click Continue.
  11. Tick I Accept and click Continue.
  12. Complete the required fields and click Save.

Browse and add additional courses

  1. Navigate to https://imagineacademy.microsoft.com
  2. Click Sign in.
  3. Click Office 365 account.
  4. Enter your student email address e.g. 01234567@students.latrobe.edu.au
  5. Enter your student account password.
  6. Click Sign in.
  7. Click Catalog.
  8. Select a topic e.g. Windows.
  9. To add one of the courses to your account, click Add.

Ongoing access

After your first-time sign-in, you can return to Microsoft Online Learning at any time and sign in with the same email account that you used when you registered.

Note: Access to the Microsoft Imagine Academy is for current students only and new access codes are generated each year.

Introduction

As a member of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program, La Trobe University staff and students can access Microsoft's Online Learning Platform.

Courses

At the time of writing, over 1000 courses are available within the IT Academy. Courses include Beginner, Intermediate and Advance level training across the range of Microsoft applications including: Outlook, OneNote, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, and Project.

Supported browsers

The University supports multiple browsers, however the Microsoft IT Academy works best with Microsoft's Internet Explorer Browser (IE). It is recommended you use IE for this training.