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Microsoft Word 2010


Microsoft Word 2010

Microsoft Word 2010

Learn how to use Microsoft Word 2010 and its new features.


Students: 12,338
Course Description

Microsoft Word is one of the world’s most popular software applications. Although first released decades ago, the number of feature sets, ease of use, and the overall power of this productivity tool has continued to increase.
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This free online course will assist Microsoft Word users to make the switch from earlier versions of Word to the more advanced 2010 version. Word 2010 allows for more customization of the work space and creates an easier work flow when creating more complex documents. This course will introduce all the new aspects of Word 2010 including the new Backstage view, the Navigation Pane, the customizable Ribbon, formatting text and images together, live collaboration, saving your document to the cloud, and much more. This course will be of great interest to all Microsoft Word users who wish to increase productivity and enhance their document presentation without increasing their work load. For those who happily use older versions of Microsoft Word, particularly 2003 and 2007 versions, the new feature sets of Microsoft Word 2010 will be a revelation. You will get an excellent return of your time and energy by spending time updating your word processing skills via this free online course. For those of you who have completed ABC IT, our comprehensive introductory computer course, the MS 2010 Word course is the perfect next step.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes: - Familiarity with the new layout and interfaces of Word 2010; - Knowledge of the new formatting features in Word 2010; - Ability to complete basic functions of Word 2010; - Use the Navigation Pane to manage headings and find objects and text; - Create visually effective content without using other software; - Manage Header and Footer content and update page numbers and dates; - Insert complete Table of Contents for large documents; - Create easily assessable documents for e-reader software; - Understand the shortcuts and useful features of Word 2010; - Comfortably use keyboard short cuts with Access Keys and Key Combos;


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Module Title
Module 1: Making The Switch To Word 2010
Module 2: What's New in Word 2010
Module 3: Creating Your First Word Document
Module 4: Explore Your Document Using the Navigation Pane
Module 5: Create Visually Compelling Documents
Microsoft Word 2010 - First Assessment
Module 6: Get Control of Page Numbers, Headers and Footers
Module 7: Create and Customize a Table of Contents
Module 8: Create Accessible Documents
Module 9: Word 2010 Tips and Techniques
Module 10: Keyboard Shortcuts
Module 11: Microsoft Office 2010 Security
Microsoft Word 2010 - Second Assessment
Module 12: Microsoft Word 2010 - Final Assessment

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Course Title Microsoft Word 2010
Course # 420
Course Publisher Microsoft
Course Category 1
Content Origin
Course Description  Microsoft Word is one of the world’s most popular software applications. Although first released decades ago, the number of feature sets, ease of use, and the overall power of this productivity tool has continued to increase. This free online course will assist Microsoft Word users to make the switch from earlier versions of Word to the more advanced 2010 version. Word 2010 allows for more customization of the work space and creates an easier work flow when creating more complex documents. This course will introduce all the new aspects of Word 2010 including the new Backstage view, the Navigation Pane, the customizable Ribbon, formatting text and images together, live collaboration, saving your document to the cloud, and much more. This course will be of great interest to all Microsoft Word users who wish to increase productivity and enhance their document presentation without increasing their work load. For those who happily use older versions of Microsoft Word, particularly 2003 and 2007 versions, the new feature sets of Microsoft Word 2010 will be a revelation. You will get an excellent return of your time and energy by spending time updating your word processing skills via this free online course. For those of you who have completed ABC IT, our comprehensive introductory computer course, the MS 2010 Word course is the perfect next step.
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Release Date 11 October 2012
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 4-5 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment No
Framed Certification No
   
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  • Olivia Murray United Kingdom Really enjoyed the course. Parts were quite complex but it was well taught and broken down so could be easily understood. 2014-12-17 20:12:55
  • Kylie O'loughlin Australia very informative and easy to understand 2014-12-14 07:12:36
  • Jeffy Augustine India the course is very helpful and relevant as word is an important factor in my studies for making presentation study materials and so on 2014-12-10 13:12:31
  • CYNTHIA BARWALD United States of America Very helpful! Thank you! 2014-12-07 22:12:02
  • BARBRA STEWART United States of America Easy to use. 2014-12-07 17:12:34
  • Sharon Slack United States of America This is very informative. 2014-11-28 00:11:36
  • Sean Harrison Other very informative. 2014-11-25 19:11:34
  • Mr A White - Staff United Kingdom Helpful, thanks 2014-11-20 12:11:40
  • Callum Lindsay United Kingdom The course is very well put together, with both text and video instructions coming together to make the learning experience both exciting and enjoyable. 2014-11-14 23:11:11
  • Raymond Doyle United States of America Great course! Really helpful. Covered a wide range of topics in Word 2010. 2014-11-07 00:11:43
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