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Office TechnologyPC work station Information 1210

Word Processing I
icrosoft Word 2013
3 credit hours

Microsoft Word is one of the most popular software applications used in business, industry, and for personal use. Learn how the power of Word can help you in your everyday life whether at home, in business, as a volunteer, or helping your children with their projects!

Learn lots of shortcuts, tips, and tricks while completing Chapters 1-12, 14, 16-17, and 19-21 of the textbook and learn how to work more efficiently when using Microsoft Word 2013. (You may complete the remaining chapters when you enroll in Word Processing II, Office Technology Information 1215.) You will also use an Internet site to access the Snap software for assessment and additional training.

What You Will Learn

  • Cut, copy, and paste
  • Insert and delete
  • Formatting paragraphs, documents, and sections
  • Font usage
  • Writing tools including Spelling and Grammar, and using the Thesaurus
  • Manipulating tabs
  • Pagination
  • Printing envelopes and labels
  • Merge
  • Borders and shading
  • Footnotes and endnotes
  • Customizing objects with the Drawing toolbar
  • WordArt
  • And much more

No matter what your career goals are, the skills learned in this course will benefit YOU.

Necessary Equipment

In addition to the textbook, you will need to use a computer on which you have Microsoft Word 2010, Internet access, and a CD-ROM installed.

Should I Take Microsoft Word Online?

Visit the COD Online homepage, which includes an online assessment to help you determine if you are a good candidate for an online course.

COD Online

(630) 942-2490

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