Course Code: mw3
Learn how to use the different parts of Word 2013's user interface, how to look at your document in different types of views, how to zoom in and out to magnify or shrink your text, and how to change the margins of individual paragraphs. Then, learn the best methods for navigating a Word document and practice essential skills involved in creating and editing text.
Learn how to save, format, share, rename, copy, and delete Word files so you'll always be in complete control of what you create. Then, learn more about how to edit and move text, and how to undo your mistakes.
Learn how to open, switch between, and view multiple documents so you can increase your productivity with Word. Then, gain the skills involved in modifying your document so that you will be in complete control of the visual appeal of your text.
Learn about Word's ability to print on different types of paper sizes and orientations so you can create more than just typical documents. Then, discover how to set and use margins, modify an entire document, or adjust the settings of a single page.
Learn about Word's various paragraph-formatting options so you can customize the appearance of all your paragraphs. Then, learn the functionality of the Track Changes feature, which lets you record all the changes multiple authors may make to a single document.
Learn how to use foreign language characters, mathematical symbols, or other unusual characters that doesn't appear on your keyboard. Finally, explore the advanced features of Word so you can make each document display text in the most appealing way possible.
Wallace Wang is the author of over 40 computer books including "Microsoft Office 2016 For Dummies." In addition to writing computer books, he has also co-authored "Breaking Into Acting for Dummies" and ghost written several books about investing in real estate, day trading stocks, and becoming an entrepreneur. Some of his past jobs have included teaching computer science courses at the University of Zimbabwe, performing stand-up comedy, and appearing on a weekly radio show.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Microsoft Word 2013 (software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins)
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1.
Note: This course is not suitable for Macintosh users.
A new session of each course opens each month, allowing you to enroll whenever your busy schedule permits!
Once a session starts, two lessons will be released each week, for the six-week duration of your course. You will have access to all previously released lessons until the course ends.
Keep in mind that the interactive discussion area for each lesson automatically closes 2 weeks after each lesson is released, so you’re encouraged to complete each lesson within two weeks of its release.
The Final Exam will be released on the same day as the last lesson. Once the Final Exam has been released, you will have 2 weeks plus 10 days to complete the Final and finish any remaining lessons in your course. No further extensions can be provided beyond these 10 days.