Word 2013 The Basics

Learn the basics of Microsoft Office Word 2013.
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  • Lectures 177
  • Contents Video: 3.5 hours
    Other: 2 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 8/2013 English

Course Description

This course covers the basic functions and features of Word 2013. Students will learn about editing and formatting documents, adding tables and managing lists. They will also learn how to insert graphics, control page appearance, proof a document and customize the word environment.

Total Video Time: 3h 32m

Review Quizzes included for each Section, test your knowledge!

Workbooks included for each Section, print out the course slides and take notes as you go! 

Some Topics Include: 

Getting Started with Word

Editing a Document

Formatting Text and Paragraphs

Adding Tables

Managing Lists

Inserting Graphic Objects

Controlling Page Appearance

Proofing a Document

Customizing the Word Environment


Instructor: Debbie Fierst

Debbie Fierst owns a thriving technology training, consulting and development firm she started in 1990. A summa cum laude graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University, Debbie holds various technical certifications. She teaches more than sixty software applications and programming languages in both online and in-person venues, but she specializes in business and project management topics. Her presentations are packed with strategies, statistics, real-life examples and common-sense messages.

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What are the requirements?

  • Basic Computer Knowledge

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn the Basics of Microsoft Word 2013
  • Learn About the Changes Between 2010 and 2013
  • Learn About Document Creation
  • Review Quizzes for Each Section
  • Downloadable Workbooks

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone Seeking Training with Word 2013
  • Anyone Seeking to Advance Their Knowledge of Word 2013

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Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started with Word
Instructor Introduction
Preview
00:13
Course Introduction
Preview
00:23
Section 1 Introduction
Preview
00:11
Topic A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Preview
00:25
Word 2013 Landing Page
Preview
00:29
A Word Document
Preview
00:39
The Word Application Window
Preview
01:31
The Ribbon
Preview
00:51
The Backstage View
Preview
00:29
The Clipboard Task Pane
Preview
00:29
The Quick Styles Gallery
Preview
00:29
Print Layout View
Preview
00:57
Last Location Bookmark
Preview
00:33
The View Tab
Preview
01:36
Demo 1-1: Working with Components of the Word Application Window
Preview
04:07
Demo 1-2: Opening and Displaying a Document in Different Views
02:46
Demo 1-3: Applying Different Window Views
02:47
Demo 1-4: Using Zoom Options
00:47
Topic B: Create a Word Document
00:07
The Print Window
00:41
Demo 1-5: Creating a New Document
04:14
Demo 1-6: Saving a Word Document
01:57
Demo 1-7: Previewing and Printing a Document
01:27
Topic C: Help
00:08
The Word Help Window
01:15
Demo 1-8: Finding Help in Word
01:43
Review
00:10
Getting Started with Word
5 questions
Workbook
Preview
19 pages
Section 2: Editing a Document
Section 2 Introduction
00:11
Topic A: Find and Select Text
00:46
Demo 2-1: Navigating and Selecting Text
05:58
Topic B: Modify Text
00:09
Live Preview
00:45
Demo 2-2: Copying and Pasting Text
02:07
The Undo Command
00:49
The Redo Command
00:26
Demo 2-3: Using the Undo and Redo Commands
01:41
Topic C: Find and Replace Text
00:10
The Navigation Pane
01:03
The Find and Replace Dialog Box
00:54
Find Options
00:47
Demo 2-4: Finding and Replacing Text
02:55
Review
00:11
Editing a Document
5 questions
Workbook
13 pages
Section 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Section 3 Introduction
00:21
Topic A: Apply Character Formatting
00:10
Fonts
01:04
The Mini Toolbar
00:52
The Format Painter
01:25
Demo 3-1: Applying Different Font Options to Text
03:04
Demo 3-2: Highlighting Text
01:03
Demo 3-3: Using the Format Painter to Format Text
01:48
Topic B: Align Text Using Tabs
00:12
Text Aligned with Tab Stops
01:35
The Tabs Dialog Box
00:49
Demo 3-4: Setting Tabs
05:04
Topic C: Display Text as List Items
00:08
Bulleted and Numbered Lists
01:00
Demo 3-5: Creating a Bulleted List
01:29
Demo 3-6: Creating a Numbered List
01:30
Topic D: Control Paragraph Layout
00:08
Indents Applied to Paragraphs
01:29
Demo 3-7: Setting Paragraph Alignment
01:05
Demo 3-8: Setting Indents in a Paragraph
03:44
Demo 3-9: Setting Spacing Options in a Document
01:54
Demo 3-10: Setting Hyphenation Options
02:09
Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading
00:16
Page and Paragraph Borders
00:55
Shading Applied to Bordered Text
00:25
The Borders and Shading Dialog Box
01:18
Demo 3-11: Adding Borders and Shading
02:02
Topic F: Apply Styles
00:13
Word Styles Applied to Text
01:19
The Quick Styles Gallery
00:40
The Styles Task Pane
00:45
Demo 3-12: Applying Styles
03:44
Topic G: Manage Formatting
00:08
The Reveal Formatting Task Pane
00:50
Demo 3-13: Reveal and Clear Formatting
02:16
Demo 3-14: Find and Replace Formatting
01:38
Review
00:21
Formatting Text and Paragraphs
5 questions
Workbook
25 pages
Section 4: Adding Tables
Section 4 Introduction
00:12
Topic A: Insert a Table
00:09
Data Organized into a Table
01:25
The Quick Tables Gallery
00:38
Demo 4-1: Inserting a Table in a Document
02:27
Topic B: Modify a Table
00:10
The TABLE TOOLS LAYOUT Tab
01:36
The Table Properties Dialog Box
01:10
Demo 4-2: Inserting and Deleting Rows and Columns
02:35
Demo 4-3: Moving and Resizing Columns
02:29
Topic C: Format a Table
00:08

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