Comprehensive Microsoft Word

This comprehensive Microsoft Word training course will teach you how to design and customize professional documents.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

This comprehensive Microsoft Word training course will teach you how to design and customize professional documents using the world's most popular word processing application, specifically you will learn: how to customize header and footers, automatically create bibliographies, how to design professional resumes, advanced formatting techniques, and much more!

Upon completion of the course you will receive a certificate of completion.

Microsoft Word is the world's most utilized word processor, and being able to use it proficiently could be key to your career advancement. I personally use it on a daily basis and regularly utilize these techniques.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of how to use a computer.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will be able to design professional Microsoft Word documents,
  • This course teaches how to edit, format, and customize documents, giving you a base for creating documents such as: newsletters, books, manuals, and other materials that can be distributed on the web or via print.

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone looking to expand their knowledge of Microsoft Word.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Document Setup and Formatting Basics
01:52

In this course you will learn beginner to advanced techniques for utilizing the Microsoft Word word processing application.

08:31

This is a beginner's tutorial on how to format text in Microsoft Word, specifically how to use: bold, italic, underline, the format painter and other formatting tools.

05:38

This tutorial walks you through how to edit and customize the layout of a Microsoft Word document, this includes: the margins, size, position, line breaks and columns.

10:03

This tutorial describes how to add a header and footer to Microsoft Word. It also reviews how to configure a cover sheet header to display on page one if necessary.

07:26

This tutorial walks through how to utilize Microsoft Word's various built in styles and themes to give documents a professional look and feel.

05:15

This is a beginner's level tutorial on how to print from Microsoft Word. This walks through how to control the margins, page size, and layout.

04:20

This tutorials shows you how to add, remove, edit, and format bullet points and numbered lists in a Microsoft Word document. In the video it describes how to use custom bullet points such as checkboxes and even personal images. The second part of the video describes how to use numbered lists, including roman numerals.

04:45

This tutorial walks through how to add pictures and images to a Microsoft Word document utilizing two different methods.

06:02

This tutorial describes how to select and edit templates in Microsoft Word 2013.

04:16

This is a very basic tutorial on how to run the spell check function in Microsoft Word, along with utilizing the built in synonym finder and dictionary.

Section 2: Advanced Design
04:17

This tutorial explains how to make a professional resume in Microsoft Word by using templates.

03:28

This tutorial walks through how to convert the first letter of a paragraph into a stylized graphic and indent it next to the rest of the text.

04:34

This tutorial walks though how to add text boxes within a Microsoft Word document, and how to style and align them with the rest of the content.

06:02

This tutorial walks through how to add professional charts into your Microsoft Word document. This tutorial covers how to integrate: pie charts, bar charts, along with all of the other options, and how to edit the data and style, all within the Word application.

06:55

This tutorial walks through how to add and style tables in a Microsoft Word document. It also touches on how to customize tables after they have been created with the Design and Layout tools.

03:16

This tutorial describes how to add comments to a Microsoft Word document, along with how to remove single or multiple comments.

04:18

This tutorial will explain how to design and manage a custom APA style bibliography utilizing the automated tools in Microsoft Word.

06:47

This tutorial explains how to add word art styles in a Microsoft Word document. In addition to adding them, the tutorial also explains how to edit the colors, font style, and orientation with the rest of the document text.

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Instructor Biography

Jordan Hudgens, CTO at devCamp

Jordan Hudgens has been a software engineer for the past decade and has traveled the world building applications and training individuals on a wide variety of topics, including: Ruby development, big data analysis, and algorithm creation.

With a Bachelor's in Computer Science, Jordan focuses on project driven education, as opposed to pure theory based development. This style of teaching is conducive to learning how to actually build products in a short period of time.

Additionally Jordan has published training curriculum for Learn.co, devCamp, and AppDev on the topics of Ruby on Rails, Java, AngularJS, NoSQL, API development, and algorithms.

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