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After completing the first course in this series, Microsoft Office Word 2013: Part 1, you are now able to perform the basic tasks to create a variety of documents. You probably noticed as you continued working in Word that there are some tasks that you repeat quite often. This course will show you how you can work more efficiently by automating some tasks and providing methods to maintain consistency between documents. You will create more complex documents that include lists, tables, charts, graphics, and newsletter layouts. You will also merge data into documents to personalize correspondence and address envelopes and labels with the data as well. Word can be used to create complex documents that are nearly as complicated as those created using a desktop publishing application. Using Word, you can control how the text flows between paragraphs and pages, you can link a story on page one to the rest of the story later in the document, and you can add graphics and specify how the text and graphic appear together on the page.
In this course, you will expand your knowledge of Microsoft Word. You will work with tables and charts to organize and summarize data. You will use styles and themes to customize the look of your documents. You will add images and custom graphic elements to your documents to graphically show information. You will add building blocks of information and updatable fields to the document to improve efficiency. You will control how text flows around graphics, between paragraphs, and between pages, and use section, page, and column breaks in your documents. You will use templates to maintain consistency between documents. You will use the mail merge feature to customize and personalize content. Finally, you will create and use macros to automate tasks. You will: • Work with tables and charts.• Customize formats using styles and themes.• Use images in a document. And Create custom graphic elements.• Insert content using Quick Parts.• Control text flow. And Use templates.• Use mail merge. And Use macros.
This course is intended for students who want to learn more advanced Word 2013 skills.
To ensure success, students should have taken Word 2013: Part 1 (or have equivalent knowledge).
Lesson 1: Working with Tables and Charts Topic A: Sort Table Data
Topic B: Control Cell Layout
Topic C: Perform Calculations in a Table
Topic D: Create a Chart
Lesson 2: Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes Topic A: Create and Modify Text Styles
Topic B: Create Custom List or Table Styles
Topic C: Apply Document Themes
Lesson 3: Using Images in a Document Topic A: Re-size an Image
Topic B: Adjust Image Appearance
Topic C: Integrate Pictures and Text
Topic D: Insert and Format Screen shots
Topic E: Insert Video
Lesson 4: Creating Custom Graphic Elements Topic A: Create Text Boxes and Pull Quotes
Topic B: Draw Shapes
Topic C: Add Word Art and Other Text Effects
Topic D: Create Complex Illustrations with Smart Art
Lesson 5: Inserting Content Using Quick Parts Topic A: Insert Building Blocks
Topic B: Create and Modify Building Blocks
Topic C: Insert Fields Using Quick Parts
Lesson 6: Controlling Text Flow Topic A: Control Paragraph Flow
Topic B: Insert Section Breaks
Topic C: Insert Columns
Topic D: Link Text Boxes to Control Text Flow
Lesson 7: Using Templates Topic A: Create a Document Using a Template
Topic B: Create a Template
Lesson 8: Using Mail Merge Topic A: The Mail Merge Features
Topic B: Merge Envelopes and Labels
Topic C: Create a Data Source Using Word
Lesson 9: Using Macros Topic A: Automate Tasks Using Macros
Topic B: Create a Macro