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Introduction to Microsoft Office

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Course outline

This course is for those that are comfortable using a keyboard and mouse and wish to learn the basics of Word and Excel.

Word

  • Enter data, numbers and symbols
  • Change margins
  • Edit/format text including the use of Styles
  • Find & Replace data
  • Adjust paragraph alignment and line spacing
  • Create and manipulate data in Tables and Templates
  • Print documents
  • Save/open files into specified drives and folders

Excel

  • Enter data, numbers and symbols
  • Understand the different mouse shapes
  • Edit and format text
  • Adjust text alignment
  • Insert data and basic formulas including SUM, AVERAGE, COUNT, COUNTA, MIN and MAX
  • Print document
  • Save/open file into specified drives and folders
  • Use Page Setup – fit data to one page, use of margins and headers/footers
  • Create charts (Column, Pie and Line)

Next steps

Please contact the College on 0115 914 6414 or 0115 9100 100 for details on how to enrol on this course.

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Location Date(s) Course code Fees / reductions

Location:

Vernon House
Vernon House, 18 Friar Lane, Nottingham NG1 6DQ

Date(s):

12 September 2017 - 21 November 2017
12:30-15:00
Tuesday

Course code:

C011776/Q011802

Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £90

This course is funding by PCDL so if you are in receipt of certain means-tested benefits and are currently looking for work you may not have to pay any fees. Please visit our Course Fees page more information.

Location:

Maid Marian Way, Nottingham NG1 6AB

Date(s):

14 September 2017 - 23 November 2017
18:00-20:30
Thursday

Course code:

C011797-Q011798

Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £90

This course is funding by PCDL so if you are in receipt of certain means-tested benefits and are currently looking for work you may not have to pay any fees. Please visit our Course Fees page more information.

Qualification

Certificate in MS Office

Duration

9 weeks

Level Other
Entry requirements

Some previous use of computers is advisable.

Teaching & assessment

Completed tasks throughout the course and portfolio building, there is no formal exam.

Progression

MS Units or other computer course.

Additional information

A memory stick/flash drive would be advantageous but not essential.

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