Create documents with a professional appearance using of Word’s broad range of tools for styling, arranging and collaborating.
Building Your Document
Learn the basics of creating a business document in Word by manipulating text, creating tables and adding visual design elements.
1. Typing and Formatting Text in Word
Become proficient in typing and formatting text. This course teaches best practice for typing, navigating, formatting text, adjusting spacing and applying styles.
2. Adding Bullet Points and Tables
Rearrange text into easier to read format. This course teaches you how to break down concepts into bullet points and how to store structured data in tables.
3. Designing with Shapes, Pictures, and Themes
Add to the visual aesthetic of your document with shapes, images, and themes. This course teaches you how to use shapes to build flowcharts, import and edit images and how to set themes for your whole document.
Perfecting Your Document
Learn how to add finishing touches to your document by adjusting the layout, citing your sources and sharing and reviewing with collaborators.
1. Adjusting the Layout of the Document
Control the look and layout of a Word document. This course introduces the different Word views and layout options such as margins, page orientation, and columns.
2. Adding References
This course covers several ways you can reference the material in a document. They cover tables of contents, references to academic sources and photographs, captions for pictures and diagrams, and indexes for keywords
3. Reviewing & Sharing
This course covers the essentials of proofing, collaborating and reviewing changes to a document.
Advanced Tools in Word
Some useful Word tools are not often used. This track covers less common but still occasionally useful tools that can be found in Word or through 3rd party add-ins.
1. Macros, Add-ins, and Mail Merge
Learn about tools such as Macros and Mail Merge. This course also covers add-ins which are created by other companies to add even more functionality to Word.