Microsoft Word Essentials

Pre-requisites

Prior knowledge and skills to:

  • Communication at ABET Level 3 or equivalent

Level

Basic

Outcomes

Word Processing Principles

What is word processing
What are some of the benefits
What are the names of some word processing programmes

Starting with Word

Starting the Microsoft Word programme
Understanding the Window
Understanding the Microsoft Word screen
Typing text
Automatic spelling and grammar checking
Navigating
Simple changes

Working with File commands

Saving a document
Closing a document
Opening an existing document
Starting a new blank document
Saving changes to a document
Saving a document with a Different Name
Saving a Word file in a different file format
Deleting an Word document file

Editing Tools

Selecting text for editing
Cut, Copy and Paste text
Using the clipboard
Find and replace text
Checking spelling
AutoCorrect while typing
Inserting symbols
Getting help

View settings

Using the Zoom
Changing the View
Displaying the Ruler

Formatting text

Font formatting
Format Painter
Text Alignment
Line and Paragraph Spacing
Setting Indents
Formatting with Bullets
Formatting with Numbering
Auto Format as you type

Page Layout and Printing

Hyphenating a Document
Page Breaks
Previewing the document
Margins
Orientation
Paper Size
Printing a document

Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Thandi
Course Details

Unit Standard: 

116938

NQF Level: 

Level 1

Credits: 

4

Course Delivery Method: 

In Class In Class

Course Duration: 

1 Day

Cost: 

R1400 Excluding VAT