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Web tools for university students: Project Management Tools

This guide will feature an overview of some of our favourite Web tools and how you can use them in your studies

Project Management

Library Support

Project Management Tools

Microsoft 365 Tools

requires you to sign in with your myUnisa login 

Online Tools

MS 365 Planner

With Planner you can Ccreate new plans, assign tasks, and share files with others.

Organise groupwork and collaborate on projects in a simple, visual way.

Chat with others to make sure you're on the same page.

Keep track of your group's progress and stay on top of your work—from anywhere, on any device.


MS 365 Project​

Develop project plans, assign tasks, share files, and get project updates. You can get basic project training, learn how to build a project, share your project with others and assign tasks 


MS 365 SharePoint

You can share and manage files, notes and content to assist with teamwork. 


MS 365 ToDo

Keep track of all your tasks in one place online.


Use this app to track assignments, projects, tests and more. 

Track  your classes and receive due date reminders. 

Sync between your devices and get upcoming homework widgets.

Free and paid versions are available for iPhone, Android, Mac, PC, Kindle Fire, and Google Chrome browser.​



Trello is the easy, free, flexible, and visual way to manage your projects and

organize anything. You use Trello board to management your course work and have cards for each module. The cards can be used to create a workflow where cards are moved across lists from start to finish, or simply act as a place to keep track of ideas and information. There’s no limit to the number of lists you can add to a board, and they can be arranged however you like.

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