Microsoft Word 2010/2013 (Foundation)
Course Details
icon-dollar Fees: $345.00 + GST* icon-book Course ID: WRD005
icon-clock-o Duration: 1 Day icon-file-text Certificate: Only participation
icon-archive Delivery Type: Classroom icon-globe Language: English
icon-flag-checkered Locations: Perth

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About this course

Microsoft Word 2010/2013 Foundation is the basic course designed for people who need to learn how to start using Microsoft Word 2010/2013. The Course Highlight section below has in detail what features you will learn in this course.

To ensure success, participants are required to be familiar with using personal computers and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse. The training will be provided on Windows® 7 platform, therefore if participants are able to use Windows 7 to manage information on their computers it will help them concentrate on the specifics of the training. Some basic task include: managing files and folders, launching and closing applications and navigating basic file structures.

Course Highlights

Section 1: Getting Started

In this section you will learn:

  • Starting Microsoft Word 2010/2013
  • The Microsoft Word 2010/2013 Opening Screen
  • To Create a New Blank Document
  • The Levels of Command Organisation
  • The File Tab
  • Ribbon Tabs
  • Groups
  • Dialog Box Launcher
  • Using the Default Microsoft Word Document
  • Saving Microsoft Word Documents
  • Opening and Closing Documents
  • Save As
  • Creating a New, Blank Document Using a Keyboard Shortcut
  • Using Help within Microsoft Word
  • Alt Key Help
  • Closing Microsoft Word

Section 2: Using Templates to Create Documents, Manipulating Text, Text Formatting

In this section you will learn about:

  • Creating New Documents Using Different Templates
  • Using Online Templates
  • Select, Then Format
  • Selecting Text
  • Inserting, Deleting, Undo and Redo
  • Insert and Overtype Mode
  • Copying Text within a Document
  • Moving (Cutting) Text within a Document
  • What Is Text Formatting?
  • Font Type
  • Font Size
  • Decrease and Increase Font Size Icons
  • Font Size Keyboard Shortcut
  • Bold, Italic and Underline
  • Subscript and Superscript
  • Case Changing
  • Highlighting
  • Font Colour
  • Copying Text Formatting
  • Removing Formatting
  • Using Zoom
  • Inserting Special Characters and Symbols

Section 3: Paragraph Formatting

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Paragraph Marks
  • Soft Paragraph (Line Break) Marks
  • Recommended Techniques for Aligning and Indenting Text
  • Aligning Text
  • Indenting Paragraphs
  • Applying Single or Double Line Spacing within Paragraphs
  • Applying Spacing Above or Below Paragraphs
  • Using Paragraph Spacing Rather Than Using the Return Key
  • Applying Bullets to a List
  • Applying Numbering a List
  • Modifying Bullet and Numbering Formatting
  • Removing Bullet or Numbering Formatting

Section 4: Borders and Shading

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Using Borders and Shading
  • Adding a Border
  • Modifying Borders
  • Adding Shading
  • Modifying Your Shading
  • Applying Borders to Selected Text

Section 5: Tabs

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Tab Stops
  • Displaying the Ruler
  • Setting and Removing Tabs Using the Ruler
  • Viewing Tab Marks Using the Show/Hide Icon

Section 6: Styles and Design Themes

In this section you will learn how to:

  • What Are Styles?
  • Applying Styles
  • Applying a Theme Colour
  • Apply a Customised Font

Section 7: Page Formatting

In this section you will learn how to:

  • What Is Page Formatting?
  • Page Orientation and Paper Size
  • Changing the Page Size
  • Page Margins
  • Inserting Page Breaks
  • Deleting Page Breaks
  • Use Page Breaks Rather Than Repeatedly Pressing the Return Key
  • Headers and Footers
  • Easy Header and Footer Creation
  • Page Numbering
  • Header and Footer Fields
  • Editing Text within a Header or Footer
  • Cover Pages
  • Applying Automatic Hyphenation

Section 8: Views and Document Navigation, Finding and Replacing Text

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Switching between Word Views
  • Using the Zoom Tool
  • Navigating Through Documents
  • Using Find and Replace
  • Finding Text
  • Replacing Text

Section 9: Tables

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Using Tables
  • Inserting a Table
  • Navigating within a Table
  • Selecting and Editing Text within a Table
  • Selecting Cells, Rows, Columns or the Entire Table
  • Inserting and Deleting Rows and Columns
  • Modifying Column Width or Row Height
  • Modifying the Table Width
  • Modifying Table Styles

Section 10: Using Illustrations

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Types of Illustrations That You Can Insert within Word 2013
  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Online Pictures
  • Inserting Shapes
  • Inserting SmartArt
  • Inserting a Chart
  • Modifying the Chart Type
  • Modifying the Chart Style
  • Modifying the Chart Data
  • Inserting a Screenshot
  • Selecting, Resizing and Deleting Illustrations

Copying or Moving Graphics

Section 11: Pining Files and Folders and Opening Documents, Using Multiple Open Documents

In this section you will learn how to:

  • Pinning
  • Recently Open Documents
  • Viewing a Document Where You Left Off
  • Multitasking With Word 2013
  • Switching between Open Documents
  • Tiling or Cascading Documents on Your Screen
  • Comparing Documents Side By Side
  • Copying or Moving Selected Items between Documents

Section 12: Mail Merge

In this section you will learn how to:

  • What Is Mail Merging?
  • Starting the Mail Merge Wizard
  • Creating a Mailing List to Be Used within a Mail Merge
  • Merging a Mailing List to Produce Labels