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Microsoft Word 2010


Microsoft Word 2010
Microsoft Word 2010

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


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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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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 Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 289 reviews
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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
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
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Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: No
Framed Certification: No

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    ROBERT YOUNG United States of America I thoroughly enjoyed doing this course. It is very useful to me as a teacher. It was a very good refresher course. 2015-05-20 16:05:24
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    Roweena Chetty South Africa The revision was good do you have a revision for word 2013 advanced as well. Would be great. 2015-03-02 09:03:33
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    Udhaya Magesh India Microsoft Word 2010 is very useful for day-todays life 2015-02-28 10:02:15
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    Watoker Derrick Okello Uganda I enjoyed the course. I really learnt a lot and i can't wait to start another microsoft course 2015-02-15 20:02:27
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    Berta Eichenberger United States of America Thank you very much, this was very helpful. 2015-02-09 16:02:18
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    Michael Mullinax United States of America Great teaching tool. 2015-01-30 19:01:05
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    YOLANDA CONEY-SOPHUS United States of America First of all, thanks for offering a free online course. It was extremely comprehensive and convenient. Just when I thought I knew everything about Word, I learned something new! 2015-01-30 02:01:00
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    Tabatha Knox United States of America It was helpful! 2015-01-23 17:01:29
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    Ben Barrett United Kingdom Very smooth to go through and revisit following breaks. 2015-01-21 18:01:17
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    Ger Doyle Ireland I think the course is fantastic for anyone who wants to improve and speed up using Word 2010 the only fault I have with it is in the Assessments, a lot of the questions use words and phrases not used or mentioned in the teaching of the course and this could be very off putting to someone just starting to use Word. 2015-01-14 14:01:40
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