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Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2013: Level 1 Course Description

Associated Certification: Microsoft® Certified Applications Specialist: Using Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016

Course Description: This is the beginner level Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016 course. This course is the first in a series of three Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016 courses. It will provide you with the skills you need to start sending and responding to email in Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016, as well as maintaining your Calendar, scheduling meetings, and working with tasks and notes. In this course, you will compose and send email, schedule appointments and meetings, manage contact information and tasks, and use notes.

Course Objective: You will compose and send email, schedule appointments and meetings, manage contact information and tasks, and use notes.

Course Length: 1.0 day

Target Student
: This course is designed for any person with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows who needs to use Microsoft® Office Outlook® 2016 to compose and send email, schedule appointments and meetings, manage contact information and tasks, and use notes. In addition, this course helps prepare students who desire to take the Microsoft Certified Applications Specialist certification for Outlook.

Prerequisites: The course requires that you are familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard; basic typing skills are recommended. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on your computer. Specifically, you should be able to: launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders. The following courses are recommended, or you should have equivalent knowledge of Windows XP Professional: Level 1.
 
Performance-Based Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the components of the Outlook environment.
  • Perform simple tasks such as sending and responding to email messages.
  • Compose messages.
  • Use folders to organize messages.
  • Manage contacts and contact information.
  • Schedule appointments and meetings.
  • Create and edit tasks.