Overview

This course provides an overview of microcomputer applications including Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Office 2018, Microsoft Word 2018, Microsoft Excel 2018, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2018. No experience with a computer is assumed, and no mathematics beyond the high school freshman level is required.

The objectives of this offering are to:

To teach the fundamentals of Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Word 2013, Microsoft PowerPoint 2013, Microsoft Excel 2013, and Microsoft Outlook 2013.

  • To expose students to practical examples of the computer as a useful tool.
  • To acquaint students with the proper procedures to create documents, presentations, worksheets, and databases suitable for coursework, professional purposes, and personal use.
  • To help students discover the underlying functionality of Office 2013 so they can become more productive.
  • To develop an exercise-oriented approach that allows learning by doing.
  • Enter text in a Word document
  • Check spelling as you type
  • Format paragraphs
  • Format text
  • Undo and redo commands or actions
  • Change theme colors
  • Insert digital pictures in a Word document
  • Format pictures
  • Add a page border
  • Adjust spacing
  • Change document properties
  • Correct errors and revise a document
  • Print and read a document
  • Word chapter 
    • Describe the MLA documentation style for research papers
    • Modify a style
    • Change line and paragraph spacing in a document
    • Use a header to number pages of a document
    • Apply formatting using keyboard shortcuts
    • Modify paragraph indentation
    • Insert and edit citations and their sources
    • Add a footnote to a document
    • Insert a manual page break
    • Create a bibliographical list of sources
    • Cut, copy, and paste text
    • Find text and replace text
    • Find a synonym
    • Check spelling and grammar at once
    • Look up information
  • PowerPoint 

    • Select and change a document theme and variant
    • Create a title slide and a text slide with a multilevel bulleted list
    • Add new slides and change slide layouts
    • Insert photos and illustrations into slides with and without content placeholders
    • Move and resize photos and illustrations
    • Change font size and color
    • Bold and italicize text
    • Duplicate a slide
    • Arrange slides
    • Select slide transitions
    • View a presentation in Slide Show view
    • Print a presentation
  • PowerPoint 

    • Search for and download an online theme
    • Insert and format pictures
    • Insert and size a shape
    • Apply effects to a shape
    • Add text to a shape
    • Change the text font
    • Insert and format WordArt
    • Insert a picture to create a background
    • Format slide backgrounds
    • Find and replace text and check spelling
    • Add and print speaker notes
  • Microsoft Excel 

    • Describe the Excel worksheet
    • Enter text and numbers
    • Use the Sum button to sum a range of cells
    • Enter a simple function
    • Copy the contents of a cell to a range of cells using the fill handle
    • Apply cell styles
    • Format cells in a worksheet
    • Create a 3-D pie chart
    • Change a worksheet name and worksheet tab color
    • Change document properties
    • Preview and print a worksheet
    • Use the AutoCalculate area to display statistics
    • Correct errors on a worksheet
    • Microsoft Excel chapter 2
    • Enter formulas using the keyboard
    • Enter formulas using Point mode
    • Apply the MAX, MIN, and AVERAGE functions
    • Verify a formula using Range Finder
    • Apply a theme to a workbook
    • Apply a date format to a cell or range
    • Add conditional formatting to cells
    • Change column width and row height
    • Check the spelling on a worksheet
    • Change margins and headers in Page Layout view
    • Preview and print versions and sections of a worksheet
  • Outlook 
    • Add a Microsoft account to Outlook
    • Set language preferences and sensitivity levels
    • Apply a theme
    • Compose, address, and send an email message
    • Open, read, print, and close an email message
    • Preview and save a file attachment
    • Display the People Pane
    • Reply to an email message
    • Check spelling as you type an email message
    • Attach a file to an outgoing email message
    • Forward an email message
    • Copy another person when sending an email message
    • Create and move messages into a folder
    • Delete an email message
    • View the mailbox size
    • Describe the components of the Outlook Calendar
    • Add a personal calendar to Outlook
    • Add a city to the calendar Weather Bar list
    • Navigate the calendar using the Date Navigator
    • Display the calendar in various views
    • Add national holidays to the default calendar
    • Enter, save, move, edit, and delete appointments and events
    • Organize your calendar with color categories
    • Set the status of and a reminder for an appointment
    • Import an iCalendar and view it in overlay mode
    • Schedule and modify events • Schedule meetings
    • Respond to meeting requests
    • Peek at a calendar
    • Print a calendar
    • Save and share a calendar


What you will receive:

Every student who completes the course will receive a certificate in "Understanding Microsoft Office"

Skills You Will Learn

  • Microsoft Word

  • Microsoft Powerpoint

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft Outlook

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Getting Started

    • Course Discussion

  • 2

    Microsoft Word - 1

    • Course Discussion

    • Microsoft Word Turtorial - Part 1

    • Microsoft Word

    • Overview

  • 3

    Microsoft Word - 2

    • Microsoft Word Turtorial - Part 2

    • Microsoft Word

    • Overview

  • 4

    Microsoft PowerPoint - 1

    • PowerPoint 2016 Tutorial - A Complete Tutorial on Using PowerPoint

    • Microsoft PowerPoint

    • Overview

  • 5

    Microsoft PowerPoint - 2

    • Microsoft PowerPoint

    • Overview

  • 6

    Microsoft Excel - 1

    • Excel Tutorial Part - 1

    • Microsoft Excel

    • Overview

    • Excel 1 Quiz

  • 7

    Microsoft Excel - 2

    • Excel Tutorial Part - 2

    • Microsoft Excel

    • Overview

  • 8

    Microsoft Outlook - 1

    • Microsoft Outlook 2013 and 2016 (Setup_Configure Options) - Part 1

    • Microsoft Outlook

    • Overview

  • 9

    Microsoft Outlook - 2

    • Microsoft Outlook 2013 and 2016 (Email, Contacts, Calendar, Tasks, Notes) - Part 2

    • Microsoft Outlook 2013 and 2016 (Read Receipts, Voting option, Rules, Quick Steps..) - Part 3

    • Microsoft Outlook

    • Overview

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