Word Introduction

Who should attend: Any potential user of Word will benefit from attending this course.
Previous experience of word processing will not be assumed, although some knowledge of computer basics and Windows is expected.


Course Contents

Understanding the Word Screen
- using the Ribbon, Backstage View, and the Quick Access Toolbar
Understanding Undo and Redo
Checking Spelling
Working with the Word Views
- using the new Read mode
Formatting Text
- using the Mini-Toolbar
Character Formatting
Utilising the Quick Styles Gallery

Break

Paragraph Formatting
- justification, indents, spacing, borders
Working With Pages
- changing margins and orientation
- using the new Design tab
- applying Themes
Adding a Cover Page
Setting a Watermark
Applying Page Borders

Lunch

Utilising the Office Clipboard
Understanding the Paste Options Icon
Finding and Replacing Text
- setting options
Creating Lists
- bulleted and numbered lists
Creating and Using Building Blocks

Break

Inserting a Picture
- using Live Layout & Alignment Guides
- changing Styles & applying artistic effects
Using ClipArt
Creating and Manipulating SmartArt Graphics
Inserting a Screenshot or Screen Clip
Using the Snipping Tool