Word 2011: Level 1 (Macintosh)

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description You will create, edit, and enhance standard business documents using Microsoft® Office Word 2011. Audience This course is designed for students who wish to learn the basic operations of the Microsoft Word to perform their day-to-day responsibilities, and who want to use the application to be more productive in their work. It provides the fundamental knowledge and techniques needed to use more complex Word features such as protecting your documents and using ligatures.Prerequisites Prospective students should be familiar with Mac OS X v10.5.8 (basic typing skills are recommended). They should be comfortable in the Macintosh environment and be able to use Macintosh to manage information on a computer. Specifically, they should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders. Web browsing experience is also strongly recommended.Learning Objectives Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • identify and work with basic Word 2011 tools and features.
  • edit text in a Word document.
  • modify the appearance of text in a Word document.
  • insert special characters and graphical objects.
  • organize data in tables.
  • proof a Word document.
  • control the appearance of pages in a Word document.
  • print a Word document.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word 2011
Topic 1A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Topic 1B: Customize the Word Interface
Topic 1C: Display a Document in Different Views
Topic 1D: Enter Text in a Document
Topic 1E: Save a Document
Lesson 2: Editing Text in a Word Document
Topic 2A: Select Text
Topic 2B: Modify Text
Topic 2C: Find and Replace Text
Lesson 3: Modify the Appearance of Text in a Word Document
Topic 3A: Apply Character Formatting
Topic 3B: Align Text Using Tabs
Topic 3C: Display Text as List Items
Topic 3D: Modify the Layout of a Paragraph
Topic 3E: Apply Styles
Topic 3F: Manage Formatting
Topic 3G: Apply Borders and Shading
Lesson 4: Inserting Special Characters and Graphical Objects
Topic 4A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Topic 4B: Add Illustrations to a Document
Lesson 5: Organizing Data in Tables
Topic 5A: Insert a Table
Topic 5B: Modify a Table
Topic 5C: Format a Table
Topic 5D: Convert Text to a Table
Lesson 6: Proofing a Word Document
Topic 6A: Check Spelling and Grammar
Topic 6B: Use the Thesaurus
Lesson 7: Controlling the Appearance of Pages in a Word Document
Topic 7A: Apply a Page Border and Color
Topic 7B: Add a Watermark
Topic 7C: Add Headers and Footers
Lesson 8: Printing Word Documents
Topic 8A: Control Page Layout
Topic 8B: Preview and Print a Document
Appendix A: Microsoft Office Word 2011Appendix B: Microsoft Office Word Expert 2011