Microsoft Word Projects: Create Long Documents like a Pro
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Microsoft Word Projects: Create Long Documents like a Pro

Learn to create professional, functional and future-proof documents using Microsoft Word.
4.4 (3 ratings)
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296 students enrolled
Created by Danny Ballan
Last updated 10/2019
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 16 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Format long word documents professionally
  • Format a ready-to-print book
  • Microsoft word tips and tricks
Requirements
  • Basic knowledge in Microsoft Word is necessary
Description

If you know the basics of Microsoft Word and you want to take your skills to the next level in a project-based course, then this course is just for you.

What is the course about?

Microsoft Word Projects: Create Long Documents Like A Pro is an intermediate-level Microsoft Word project-based course. In this course, you will start creating a long document from scratch and learn the best practices from starting with an outline to finishing your headers and footers and send your document to be printed as a professional book.

Along the way, you will learn a lot of tips and tricks to help get your Word skills to the next level. The following are the most important features this course will focus on: 

  • Best practices to outline and add content to Word documents

  • Style formatting in Microsoft Word

  • Advanced paragraph formatting

  • Auto-updatable organizing long Word Documents

  • Illustrations and Captions

  • Bookmarks and Crossreference

  • Professional Index

  • Footnotes and Endnotes

  • Citations and Bibliography

  • Table of Contents

  • Header and Footers

  • Professional Editing Techniques

You will learn all these and many other advanced features in Microsoft Word.

You have in the resources of every video an instance of the word document at the stage reached in the project so that you can follow along the learn best by doing what you see yourself.

Is this course really for you?

You need to know the basics of Microsoft Word from creating, saving and formatting documents to adding text, images and other illustrations to the document. You need to know the basics because this course will focus on more advanced tools, features, and tips and tricks in Microsoft Word.

Take your Microsoft Word skills to the next level and ENROLL NOW!

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner Microsoft Word users who want to take their skills to the next level
  • Anyone who wants to format a book-length document in Microsoft Word
Course content
Expand all 17 lectures 03:42:57
+ Project Beginning: Preparing the Contents
5 lectures 48:18

Learn about this project-based course and see if it is what you are seeking. 

Preview 02:08

In this video, you will learn to properly plan for your long document and create an outline that will help you stay structured along the way.

The Outline
09:52

In this video, you will learn some tips and tricks related to adding content to your long document.

Adding Content
06:47

In this video, you will learn how to deal in MS Word with texts you copy from different sources, such as from a website or a PDF document.

Dealing with Messy Content
13:04

In this video, you will learn about the traditional way people use MS Word to format their documents and the professional way you should use.

Formatting Options
16:27
+ Project Middle: Long Document Special Features
9 lectures 02:03:15

In this video, you will learn the proper way of using Word styles to format your document to make sure that your long document is consistent and future-proof.

Preview 09:13

In this video, you will learn about advanced features in paragraph formatting in MS Word.

Paragraph Formatting
14:52

In this video, you will learn how to automatically name your sections to make the structure of your long document much clearer for readers.

Organize Long Documents
06:40

In this video, you will learn how to add all kinds of illustrations to your MS Word document, and you will learn about captions and tables of figures.

Illustrations and Captions
32:13

In this video, you will learn how to add bookmarks and how to use them. You will also learn how to use the power of cross-referencing in MS Word.

Bookmarks and Crossreference
14:28

In this video, you will learn how to create a professional index for your long documents in MS Word.

Preview 19:00

In this video, you will learn how to add footnotes and endnotes to your MS Word long document.

Footnotes and Endnotes
13:12

In this video, you will learn how to add citations and a bibliography to your MS Word long document.

Citations and Bibliography
09:53

In this video, you will learn how to add a table of contents in MS Word.

Table of Contents
03:44
+ Project End: Finishing Touches
3 lectures 51:24

In this video, you will learn how to add headers and footers and how to add custom content to make the long document look like a professional book.

Headers and Footers
13:48

In this video, you will learn about the techniques you can use in MS Word to edit a document in a professional way while you keep track of all the changes, and you will also learn how to compare two documents and the benefits you get from this feature in MS Word.

Professional Editing
17:28
  • In this final video, you will learn how to add a cover page, how to fix common problems in headers and footers, how to customize the margins to make the document ready to print as a book, and other small things to finish the project.

Finishing Touches
20:08