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Office 2010

Tuart College

Event outline

This is a 10 week course. Participants attend for 2 hours per week.

This course is for anyone with basic computer skills who wishes to use the Office Suite of applications to improve their productivity in the home or office. You will use Microsoft Office in this course to learn the fundamentals of Word, Excel, Access, Outlook and PowerPoint. All skills are transferable to other versions of office.

Course Objectives

MS Word

  • Opening and closing existing documents.
  • Creating a new document and saving. Save As...
  • Switching between open documents.
  • Using Help.
  • Editing text.
  • Text selection - mouse and keyboard methods.
  • Text enhancement - font, sizes and style – toolbar.
  • Spell checking, grammar checking.
  • Format Painter, highlighter, changing case
  • Undo, Redo.
  • Alignment of text.
  • Spacing.
  • Cut/Copy and Paste
  • Borders around paragraphs.

MS Excel

  • Features of the worksheet – columns, rows, cells, ranges, formula bar, sheet tabs, labels, values, formulae.
  • Previewing and printing
  • Formatting to improve appearance.
  • Using Excel to solve simple spreadsheet problems.
  • Using functions.

MS Access

  • Database terminology – field, record, file, database objects - table, form, query, report.
  • Features of Access – the database window.
  • Creating a single table.
  • Entering and editing data, changing the table – adding a field, deleting a record.
  • Creating other objects - a form, a query, a report.
  • Mail Merge

MS Outlook

  • E-mail
  • Tasks
  • Calendar
  • Contacts

Dates & registration

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Provider information

Tuart College specialises in providing educational opportunities for adults returning to education or wishing to upgrade or improve their education.