Microsoft Word 2016 Level 1

​In Word 2016 Level 1 students will learn all the basics they need to create, edit and format professional looking documents with ease. Topics covered also include how to add tables and lists, add design elements such as graphics and clipart, change layout options, and proof documents. Come learn how to take advantage of some of the most important and commonly used features included in this powerful word processing software!

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started in Word 2016

  • Create and Save Word Documents

  • Manage Your Workspace

  • Edit Documents

  • Preview and Print Documents

  • Customize the Word Environment


 Lesson 2: Formatting Text and Paragraphs Apply Character Formatting

  • Control Paragraph Layout

  • Align Text Using Tabs

  • Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists

  • Apply Borders and Shading


Lesson 3: Working More Efficiently

  • Make Repetitive Edits

  • Apply Repetitive Formatting

  • Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks


Lesson 4: Managing Lists

  • Sort a List

  • Format a List


Lesson 5: Adding Tables

  • Insert a Table

  • Modify a Table

  • Format a Table

  • Convert Text to a Table


Lesson 6: Inserting Graphic Objects

  • Insert Symbols and Special Characters

  • Add Images to a Document


Lesson 7: Controlling Page Appearance

  • Apply a Page Border and Color

  • Add Headers and Footers

  • Control Page Layout

  • Add a Watermark


Lesson 8: Preparing to Publish a Document

  • Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability

  • Use Research Tools

  • Check Accessibility

  • Save a Document to Other Formats

Audience

​This course is designed for users who need to learn the fundamental skills needed to create, format, edit and enhance basic documents.

​To be successful in this course, students should have a basic understanding of the Windows operating system, including how to launch an application and create and save files.