Microsoft® Word® 2013: Part 1

1 Day (6.5 instructional hours)

Word 2013
Course Number: 091024

Course Objective: In this course, you will learn how to use Word 2013 to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents.

Target Student: This course is intended for students who create and work with lengthy documents, collaborate with others on documents, and create forms in Microsoft Word.

Course Objective: To ensure success, students will need to be familiar with using personal computers and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse. Students should also be comfortable working in the Windows 8 or 8.1 environment and be able to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks the students should be able to perform include: opening and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders.

Course Outline

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 a 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

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

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