Word 2013 - Level 1 - Introduction and Basics

About the course

The Word 2013 - Introduction and Basics course is part of the MOS exam 77-418 range. This course provides an introduction to Microsoft Word 2013 and takes you through basic word processing tasks.You will learn how to create documents, open documents, and navigate between them. You will also use templates, save documents in other formats and modify Word options. 

Modules

There are 6 modules in this course

  • Starting Word and Help
  • Screen Components
  • Navigating Documents
  • Modifying Word Options
  • Creating Documents and Text
  • Opening, Saving and Closing

Course features

  • Simulation training replicates the software you are learning providing a realistic learning experience.
  • Learn how to perform tasks at your own pace and interactively by following easy step-by-step actions.
  • Reinforce your knowledge at the end of each lesson by completing interactive and multiple choice quiz questions.
  • Assess your skills at any time by undertaking the Course Test.
  • Lessons can be completed within 30 minutes so training can be undertaken in “bite” size pieces.
  • Bookmarking allows you to learn in multiple training sessions.
  • Course navigation features allow you to jump directly to specific topics of interest quickly and easily.
  • Designed for people who require initial and refresher training activities.
  • Available on-line 24 hours a day.
  • Version for Mobile Devices.
  • Review course content with eBooks

Course Topics

Introducing Word 2013
Starting Word and Help

  • Identify the Function of Word;
  • Start Word;
  • Use Online Help;
  • Use Help Tools;
  • Use Popular Searches;
  • Switch to Offline Help;
  • Quit Word;

Screen Components

  • Identify Screen Components;
  • Display and Hide the Ribbon;
  • Display Screen Tips;
  • Use the Quick Access Toolbar;
  • Display the Mini Toolbar;
  • Hide and Display Rulers;
  • Use Different Page Views;
  • Identify Status Bar Components;
  • Change Zoom Settings;

Navigating Documents

  • Navigate in Read Mode;
  • Use the Navigation Pane in Read Mode;
  • Navigate using Shortcut Keys;
  • Navigate in Print Layout View
  • Use the Navigation Pane in Print Layout;
  • Search Documents for Objects;
  • Use the Go To Command;

Modifying Word Options

  • Use General Options;
  • Modify Display Settings;
  • Set Proofing Options;
  • Specify Save Options;
  • Set File Location Options;
  • Add Editing Languages;
  • Use Advanced Options;
  • Modify the Ribbons;
  • Modify the Quick Access Toolbar;

Creating, Opening and Saving

  • Creating Documents and Text
  • Create New Documents;
  • Identify Mouse Pointer Shapes;
  • Enter Text using Click and Type;
  • Insert Date and Time fields;
  • Use the Show/Hide Feature;
  • Create New Paragraphs;
  • Insert Line Breaks;
  • Use Insert and Overtype Modes;
  • Use Word Templates;

Opening, Saving and Closing

  • Open Documents;
  • Open Recently Used Documents;
  • Use Search to Open Documents.
  • Move Between Documents;
  • Save Documents;
  • Use the Save As Command;
  • Save PDF Documents;
  • Save Templates;
  • Quit Word;