Microsoft Outlook 2013: Level 1

Microsoft Outlook 2013 is more than just email, it’s your full-time personal assistant. Students taking the Basic Outlook course will learn how to send email, schedule appointments and meetings, manage contacts, and create tasks.

Course Outline

Getting Started

  • Topic A:  The program window
  • Topic B:  Outlook Today

Email basics

  • Topic A:  Reading messages
  • Topic B:  Creating and sending messages
  • Topic C:  Working with messages
  • Topic D:  Handling attachments
  • Topic E:  Printing messages and attachments

Email management

  • Topic A:  Setting message options
  • Topic B:  Organizing the Inbox folder
  • Topic C:  Managing junk email

Contacts

  • Topic A:  Working with contacts
  • Topic B:  Address books
  • Topic C:  Using contact groups

Tasks

  • Topic A:  Working with tasks
  • Topic B:  Managing tasks

Appointments and events

  • Topic A:  Creating and sending appointments
  • Topic B:  Modifying appointments
  • Topic C:  Working with events
  • Topic D:  Using Calendar Views

Meeting requests and responses

  • Topic A:  Scheduling meetings
  • Topic B:  Managing meetings

Audience

The target student for this course is an individual who wants to learn the basic features of Outlook 2013 and use them to create and manage email messages, contacts, appointments, meetings and tasks.