Word Intermediate

Days 1    Code WD132

This course covers many of the features that can make everyday tasks quicker and easier.

Course Details

This course covers many of the features that can make everyday tasks quicker and easier. The student will learn how to insert dates and special characters, use AutoFormat, create and edit tables, apply borders and shading, and work with graphics. The student will also learn how to use section breaks with odd/even headers and footers.


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Attended the Word Introduction course or have a working knowledge of the subject


There is currently no examination associated with this course.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Using Section Breaks

  • Working with Page Breaks
  • Using Section Breaks
  • Inserting Continuous Breaks
  • Inserting Odd/Even Breaks

Lesson 2: Inserting Dates and Symbols

  • Inserting Dates and Time
  • Inserting Symbols
  • Inserting Special Characters

Lesson 3: Using Quick Parts

  • Creating Quick Parts
  • Inserting Document Property Fields
  • Using the Building Blocks Organiser

Lesson 4: Working With Autoformat

  • Changing Options
  • Using Autoformat

Lesson 5: Working with Tables

  • Creating a Table
  • Inserting a Blank Line
  • Table Styles
  • Converting Text to Tables
  • Inserting Quick Tables
  • Using the Draw Table Button

Lesson 6: Editing a Table

  • Selecting Table Components
  • Inserting/Deleting Rows and Columns
  • Setting Table Properties
  • Creating Repeating Table Headings
  • Table Alignment
  • Row and Column Settings

Lesson 7: Applying Borders and Shading

  • Using Borders and Shading
  • Adding a Border to a Table
  • Adding Shading to Text
  • Page Borders

Lesson 8: Working with Drawing Objects

  • Creating a Drawing
  • Using the Drawing Canvas
  • Adding/Removing Fill Colour
  • Layering Text and Objects

Lesson 9: Inserting Graphics

  • Inserting a Picture
  • Formatting Pictures
  • Creating WordArt
  • Creating Watermarks

Lesson 10: Using Smart Art

  • Creating Smart Art Graphics
  • Changing Colours
  • Applying a Smart Art Graphic

Lesson 11: Using Chart Creation Features

  • Creating a Chart
  • Editing the Datasheet
  • Changing the Chart Type

Module 12: Using AutoCorrect

  • Setting Options
  • Creating Exceptions
  • Deleting an Entry

Lesson 13: Using Find and Replace

  • Using Find
  • Using Replace
  • Finding Special Characters

Lesson 14: Using the Thesaurus

  • Looking up Synonyms
  • Looking up Antonyms
  • Translating Text

Lesson 15: Using Newsletter Style Columns

  • Creating Newsletter Style Columns
  • Changing the Column widths
  • Balancing Column Widths

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