Microsoft Word 2010: Level 1

Length: 1 day(s) | Audience: Information Worker | Level: 1

This one-day instructor-led course provides students with an overview of the features and functions of Microsoft Word 2010 and is intended for novice information workers who want to learn Word 2010 skills.

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: Find and Select Text

Topic B: Modify Text

Topic C: Find and 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 and Color

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

Lesson 9: Customizing the Word Environment

Topic A: Customize the Word Interface

Topic B: Additional Save Options

To ensure success, students should be familiar with using personal computers, and should

have experience using a keyboard and mouse. Students should be comfortable in the Windows® 7

environment, and be able to use Windows 7 to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks

the students should be able to perform include: launching and closing applications, navigating basic file

structures, and managing files and folders. To meet this prerequisite, you can take any one or more of

the following Logical Operations courses:

  • Microsoft® Office Windows® 7: Level 1
  • An introduction to PCs course