About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code DPU10L1
Duration 1 Day

You're starting Microsoft Office Publisher 2010, which is an easy-to-use, flexible program for creating newsletters, brochures, business cards, postcards, flyers, amongst others, for print, email, and the web. In this course, you will look at how to create a publication from scratch or use one of the hundreds of business and personal designs available in Publisher. You will create, format, revise, and print publications.

Target Audience:

This course was designed for persons with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word who need to learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2010 to create, layout and edit publications.

Prerequisites

  • Use a mouse
  • Type and use a keyboard
  • Navigate through Windows files and folders
  • Work with Windows - minimise, maximise, open and close
  • Save a file
  • Use the Save As option

Delegates will learn how to

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

  • Create a one-page publication
  • Modify a publication's layout and structure
  • Format text in a publication
  • Edit contents in a publication
  • Format graphics
  • Prepare a publication for distribution

Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Publisher 2010

  • Topic 1A: Identify the Components of the Publisher Interface
  • Topic 1B: Customise the Publisher Interface
  • Topic 1C: Create a Basic Publication
  • Topic 1D: Add Content to a Publication

Lesson 2: Modifying the Layout and Structure of a Publication

  • Topic 2A: Import Text into a Publication
  • Topic 2B: Organise Text Boxes and Picture Placeholders in a Layout
  • Topic 2C: Control the Display of Content in Text Boxes
  • Topic 2D: Insert Common Layout Elements
  • Topic 2E: Use Building Blocks

Lesson 3: Formatting Text in a Publication

  • Topic 3A: Format Text
  • Topic 3B: Format Paragraphs
  • Topic 3C: Apply Paragraph Styles
  • Topic 3D: Apply Schemes

Lesson 4: Editing Content in a Publication

  • Topic 4A: Edit Text in a Publication
  • Topic 4B: Present Content in Tables
  • Topic 4C: Review Text in a Publication
  • Topic 4D: Insert Symbols and Special Characters

Lesson 5: Formatting Graphics in a Publication

  • Topic 5A: Customise the Appearance of Pictures
  • Topic 5B: Add Graphical Objects to a Publication

Lesson 6: Preparing a Publication for Distribution

  • Topic 6A: Check the Design of a Publication
  • Topic 6B: Save a Publication for Distribution
  • Topic 6C: Preview and Print a Publication
  • Topic 6D: Send a Publication by Email
Essentials

1 Day

Duration
Microsoft Office
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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