About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code DMWD11L1
Duration 1 Day

Word processing is the use of computers to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. This course is the first in a series of two Microsoft Word for Mac 2011 courses. It will provide you with the basic concepts required to produce basic business documents.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for individuals who want to gain basic knowledge of working on Word.

Prerequisites

  • Use a mouse
  • Type and use a keyboard
  • Navigate the Finder, files and folders
  • Work with applications - minimise, maximise, open and close

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Create a basic document using Microsoft Word for Mac 2011
  • Edit documents by locating and modifying text
  • Format text
  • Format paragraphs
  • Add tables to a document
  • Add graphic elements to a document
  • Control a document's page setup and its overall appearance
  • Proof documents to make them more accurate

Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word 2011

  • Topic 1A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface
  • Topic 1B: Customise the Word Interface
  • Topic 1C: Display a Document in Different Views
  • Topic 1D: Enter Text in a Document
  • Topic 1E: Save a Document

Lesson 2: Editing Text in a Word Document

  • Topic 2A: Select Text
  • Topic 2B: Modify Text
  • Topic 2C: Find and Replace Text

Lesson 3: Modify the Appearance of Text in a Word Document

  • Topic 3A: Apply Character Formatting
  • Topic 3B: Align Text Using Tabs
  • Topic 3C: Display Text as List Items
  • Topic 3D: Modify the Layout of a Paragraph
  • Topic 3E: Apply Styles
  • Topic 3F: Manage Formatting
  • Topic 3G: Apply Borders and Shading

Lesson 4: Inserting Special Characters and Graphical Objects

  • Topic 4A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
  • Topic 4B: Add Illustrations to a Document

Lesson 5: Organising Data in Tables

  • Topic 5A: Insert a Table
  • Topic 5B: Modify a Table
  • Topic 5C: Format a Table
  • Topic 5D: Convert Text to a Table

Lesson 6: Proofing a Word Document

  • Topic 6A: Check Spelling and Grammar
  • Topic 6B: Use the Thesaurus

Lesson 7: Controlling the Appearance of Pages in a Word Document

  • Topic 7A: Apply a Page Border and Colour
  • Topic 7B: Add a Watermark
  • Topic 7C: Add Headers and Footers

Lesson 8: Printing Word Documents

  • Topic 8A: Control Page Layout
  • Topic 8B: Preview and Print a Document
Essentials

1 Day

Duration
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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