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Microsoft® Office Word 2016: Level 1 Course Description

Associated Certification: Microsoft Certified Application Specialist: Using Microsoft® Office Word 2016

Course Description: This is the beginner level Microsoft® Office Word® 2016 course. Word processing is the use of computers to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. This course is the first in a series of three Microsoft® Office Word 2016 courses. It will provide you with the basic concepts required to produce basic business documents.

Course Length: 1.0 day

Course Objective: You will create, edit, and enhance standard business documents using Microsoft® Office Word 2016.

Target Student: This course is intended for individuals who want to gain basic knowledge of working on Word. Individuals who want to pursue Microsoft Certified Application Specialist certification in Microsoft Office Word 2016 can also take this course.

Prerequisites: Students should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. 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. Students should have completed the following course or possess equivalent knowledge before starting with this course: Windows XP Professional: Level 1
Performance-Based Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Create a basic document by using Microsoft Word.
  • Edit documents by locating and modifying text.
  • Format text.
  • Format paragraphs.
  • Add tables to a document.
  • Add graphic elements to a document.
  • Control a document's page setup and its overall appearance.
  • Proof documents to make them more accurate.