This instructor lead, hands-on course focuses on best practices to create professional looking documents and master time saving techniques for the daily use of MS Word. Students learn how to perform fundamental tasks, and create complex documents via lectures, lab exercises and assignments outside of class. Topics include: creating and managing documents; formatting text, paragraphs and document sections, applying styles for document consistency; inserting headers, footers and page numbering, creating and modifying tables and lists; inserting and formatting graphic elements; using object linking and embedding to create compound documents. Advanced topics include: automating a table of contents; building an index; tracking changes; mail merging; developing templates and forms; automating tasks with building blocks and macros. This course is an elective in Applied Computer Applications (ACA), and Technical Writing Associate Certificates. By the end of this course, successful participants will be expert end users of MS Word. COMP 2369 will be offered twice per year; April (BBY) and September (DTC).
COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of a Windows PC, and file management.
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.
Wed Apr 08 - Wed Jun 24 12 Weeks
|Apr 08 - Jun 24||Wed||18:30 - 21:30||BBY|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2016
COMP 2369 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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