Registration and Payment Deadline Extended - New Date January 23
Audience

This course is designed for individuals interested in learning the skills necessary to create, edit, and format documents; insert tables and create lists; and improve the appearance and accuracy of document content in Microsoft® Office Word® 2013. 

 

This course helps individuals prepare for the Word 2013 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification exam.

Description

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the various components of the Word interface, create a new Word document, enter text into a document, save a document, preview and print a document and search Help.
  • Navigate through a document to find and select text and modify text.
  • Apply character formatting to text, align paragraphs, display text as list items, control paragraph layout, apply borders and shading, apply styles and manage formatting.
  • Insert a table, modify the structure of a table, format a table and convert text to a table.
  • Sort a list, renumber a list and customize a list.
  • Insert symbols and special characters, and add images.
  • Apply page borders and colors, a watermark, header, footer and control page layout.
  • Check spelling and grammar and use other proofing tools.
  • Customize the Word interface and use additional options for saving files.
Prerequisites

To ensure success, participants will need to be familiar with using personal computers, should have experience using a keyboard and mouse, and be familiar with Microsoft® Office Windows® user interface.

Suggested Class SizeMinimum 3
Maximum 12
Course LengthFull day
Table of Contents

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word

Topic A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface

Topic B: Create a Word Document

Topic C: Help

 

Lesson 2: Editing a Document

Topic A: Navigate and Select Text

Topic B: Modify Text

Topic C: Find and Replace Text

 

Lesson 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs

Topic A: Apply Character Formatting

Topic B: Align Text Using Tabs

Topic C: Display Text as List Items

Topic D: Control Paragraph Layout

Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading

Topic F: Apply Styles

Topic G: Manage Formatting

 

Lesson 4: Adding Tables

Topic A: Insert a Table

Topic B: Modify a Table

Topic C: Format a Table

Topic D: Convert Text to a Table

 

Lesson 5: Managing Lists

Topic A: Sort a List

Topic B: Renumber a List

Topic C: Customize a List

 

Lesson 6: Inserting Graphic Objects

Topic A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters

Topic B: Add Images to a Document

 

Lesson 7: Controlling Page Appearance

Topic A: Apply a Page Border and Color

Topic B: Add a Watermark

Topic C: Add Headers and Footers

Topic D: Control Page Layout

 

Lesson 8: Proofing a Document

Topic A: Check Spelling and Grammar

Topic B: Other Proofing Tools

Topic C: Check Accessibility

 

Lesson 9: Customizing the Word Environment

Topic A: Customize the Word Interface

Topic B: Additional Save Options