About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code DPU07L1
Duration 1 Day

You're starting Microsoft Office Publisher 2007, 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 2007 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
  • Edit content in the publication
  • Format a publication
  • Format pictures
  • Identify the options for distributing a publication

Outline

Lesson 1: Creating a Basic Publication

  • Topic 1A: Explore the Microsoft Office Publisher 2007 Environment
  • Topic 1B: Create a Publication from a Publication Design
  • Topic 1C: Add Design Object Placeholders
  • Topic 1D: Add Content to a Publication
  • Topic 1E: Save a Publication
  • Topic 1F: Create Business Information Data

Lesson 2: Modifying a Publication's Layout and Structure

  • Topic 2A: Insert Text in a File
  • Topic 2B: Organise Text Boxes and Picture Frames in the Layout
  • Topic 2C: Connect Text Boxes
  • Topic 2D: Divide Text Boxes into Columns
  • Topic 2E: Organise Pages in the Publication
  • Topic 2F: Insert Common Layout Elements

Lesson 3: Editing Content in a Publication

  • Topic 3A: Edit Text in a Publication
  • Topic 3B: Research Information
  • Topic 3C: Find and Replace Text
  • Topic 3D: Spell Check the Publication
  • Topic 3E: Save Reusable Content

Lesson 4: Formatting a Publication

  • Topic 4A: Format Text
  • Topic 4B: Apply Schemes
  • Topic 4C: Insert Symbols
  • Topic 4D: Format Paragraphs
  • Topic 4E: Create Paragraph Styles
  • Topic 4F: Format Text Boxes

Lesson 5: Formatting Pictures in a Publication

  • Topic 5A: Format Picture Frames
  • Topic 5B: Customise Picture Appearance
  • Topic 5C: Insert WordArt
  • Topic 5D: Insert a Design Gallery Object

Lesson 6: Preparing a Publication for Distribution

  • Topic 6A: Check the Design of a Publication
  • Topic 6B: Manage Pictures in a Publication
  • Topic 6C: Save a Publication for Distribution
  • Topic 6D: Preview and Print a Publication
  • Topic 6E: Compose a Publication for Email
  • Topic 6F: Create a Website
  • Topic 6G: Publish a Web Page
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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