Microsoft Word Level 1 (Basic)

Switch version: 2010
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Word 365 has powerful features to enable document creation, editing, and collaboration, while also allowing the user to enhance their work with beautiful graphic design elements.

Learning Objectives:
Word 365 uses features that allow you to work quickly and efficiently, while its interface allows for the flexibility and custom use of everyday features. Upon completion of the course, you will:
  • Identify the parts of the Word interface and explore some of the different views available
  • Apply character and paragraph formatting
  • Add and modify tables
  • Add bulleted and numbered lists
  • Insert graphics and other components such as headers, footers, and watermarks
  • Use the proofing tools
  • Customize the interface and work with additional file types
Target Student:
This course is designed for those new to Microsoft Word, and those who would like to build a strong foundation on which to create professional-looking documents they can be proud of.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with Word
Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Create a Word Document
Use Document Views
Help Features

Section 2: Editing a Document
Navigate and Select Text
Modify Text
Find and Replace Text

Section 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Apply Character Formatting
Align Text Using Tabs
Display Text as List Items
Control Paragraph Layout
Apply Borders and Shading
Apply Styles
Manage Formatting

Section 4: Adding Tables
Insert a Table
Modify a Table
Convert Text to a Table

Section 5: Managing Lists
Sort a List
Renumber a List
Customize a List

Section 6: Adding Graphics
Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Add Images to a Document
Add Media to a Document

Section 7: Controlling Page Appearance
Apply a Page Border and Colour
Add a Watermark
Add Headers and Footers
Control Page Layout

Section 8: Proofing a Document
Check Spelling and Grammar
Other Proofing Tools
Check Accessibility
Using Accessibility Features

Section 9: Advanced Topics
Customize the Word Interface
Additional Save Options
Manage Additional File Types
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Microsoft Word can be used to create all sorts of business documents, and can do so much more than just word processing. Word 2019 has powerful features to enable document creation, editing, and collaboration, while also allowing the user to enhance their work with beautiful graphic design elements.

Learning Objectives:
Word 2019 utilizes features that are faster and easier to use than ever before. The Word interface allows for greater flexibility and custom use of every day features. Upon completion of the course, you will:
  • Use the new Ribbon with its new look and feel
  • Use the Ribbon with its new Tell Me… feature
  • Customize and use the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Create, open, save, and print documents using enhanced features
  • Format text and paragraphs
  • Work with lists and graphic objects
  • Edit documents and use Word’s proofing tools
Target Student:
This course is designed for those new to Microsoft Word and those who would like a strong foundation to build on in order to create great-looking documents they can feel proud of.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with Word
Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Create a Word Document
Help

Section 2: Editing a Document
Navigate and Select Text
Modify Text
Find and Replace Text

Section 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Apply Character Formatting
Align Text Using Tabs
Display Text as List Items
Control Paragraph Layout
Apply Borders and Shading
Apply Styles
Manage Formatting

Section 4: Managing Lists
Sort a List
Renumber a List
Customize a List

Section 5: Inserting Graphic Objects
Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Add Images to a Document

Section 6: Using Images in a Document
Resize an Image
Adjust Image Appearance
Integrate Pictures and Text
Insert and Format Screenshots

Section 7: Proofing a Document
Check Spelling and Grammar
Other Proofing Tools
Check Accessibility

Section 8: Customizing the Word Environment
Customize the Word Interface
Additional Save Options
Manage Additional File Types
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Microsoft Word can be used to create all sorts of business documents, and can do so much more than just word processing. Word 2016 has powerful features to enable document creation, editing, and collaboration, while also allowing the user to enhance their work with beautiful graphic design elements.

Learning Objectives:
Word 2016 utilizes features that are faster and easier to use than ever before. The Word interface allows for greater flexibility and custom use of every day features. Upon completion of the course, you will:
  • Use the new Ribbon with its new look and feel
  • Use the Ribbon with its new Tell Me… feature
  • Customize and use the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Create, open, save, and print documents using enhanced features
  • Format text and paragraphs
  • Work with lists and graphic objects
  • Edit documents and use Word’s proofing tools
Target Student:
This course is designed for those new to Microsoft Word and those who would like a strong foundation to build on in order to create great-looking documents they can feel proud of.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with Word
Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Create a Word Document
Help

Section 2: Editing a Document
Navigate and Select Text
Modify Text
Find and Replace Text

Section 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Apply Character Formatting
Align Text Using Tabs
Display Text as List Items
Control Paragraph Layout
Apply Borders and Shading
Apply Styles
Manage Formatting

Section 4: Managing Lists
Sort a List
Renumber a List
Customize a List

Section 5: Inserting Graphic Objects
Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Add Images to a Document

Section 6: Using Images in a Document
Resize an Image
Adjust Image Appearance
Integrate Pictures and Text
Insert and Format Screenshots

Section 7: Proofing a Document
Check Spelling and Grammar
Other Proofing Tools
Check Accessibility

Section 8: Customizing the Word Environment
Customize the Word Interface
Additional Save Options
Manage Additional File Types
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Word 2013 has new and improved features from document creation to read, edit, and collaboration. Microsoft has made these advanced features easier for everyone to use.

Learning Objectives:
Word 2013 utilizes new features that are faster and easier to use. Changes to the Word environment allow for greater flexibility and custom use of every day features. Upon completion of the course, you will:
  • Use the new Ribbon with its new look and feel
  • Customize and use the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Create, save, open and print Documents using enhanced features
  • Use and create Styles; Design your own custom style
  • Insert new Graphic elements and online pictures
Target Student:
This course is designed for those new to MS Word and those who wish to simplify their use of MS Word by incorporating new and easy to use Microsoft Word features.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started
Getting Started
Signing In
Saving a Document
Opening a Document
Creating a New Document

Section 2: Customizing the Interface
Changing Ribbon Display Options
Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
Hiding and Showing Ribbon Tabs
Creating Custom Ribbon Tabs
Resetting Interface Changes

Section 3: Your First Document
Typing and Deleting Text
Selecting Text
Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
Using Undo and Redo
Searching a Document
Using Find and Replace

Section 4: Formatting Text, Part One
Changing the Font Face
Changing the Font Size
Changing the Font Color
Applying Basic Text Effects
Applying Advanced Text Effects
Working with the Font Dialog

Section 5: Formatting Text, Part Two
Applying Styles
Changing the Theme
Changing Document Formatting
Choosing a New Color, Font, or Effects Scheme
Using the Format Painter
Clearing Formatting

Section 6: Working with Paragraphs
Moving Text
Applying Bullets and Numbers
Changing Line Spacing
Aligning and Justifying Text
Working with the Paragraph Dialog

Section 7: Formatting the Page
Inserting a Cover Page
Formatting Text as Columns
Adding Watermarks
Changing the Page Color
Adding a Page Border

Section 8: Viewing Your Document
Using Views
Using Zoom
Using the Navigation Pane
Viewing Documents Side-by-Side

Section 9: Printing and Sharing Your Document
Printing a Document
E-Mailing a Document

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