The MOS Word 2016 Course (Desktop / Office 365)covers Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Word 2016 77-725 Core Document Creation, Collaboration and Communication Exam and the Word 2016 Expert 77-726 Creating Documents for Effective Communication Exam.

Students completing this course will gain a fundamental understanding of the Word environment and will learn how to complete tasks independently. They demonstrate the correct application of the principal features of Word 2016 by creating and editing two- to three-page documents for a variety of purposes and situations. Document examples include professional-looking reports, multi-column newsletters, resumes, and business correspondence.

As well as learning the basics of Microsoft Word Students will also learn how to deal with Word’s advanced image manipulation tools, collaboration features, cross-referencing and linking tools, entry forms and data collection, security features, and tools to automate document production.

The course Includes:

Microsoft Word 2016 – Course Book 1

Students will learn to:

  • Navigate and perform common tasks in Word, such as opening, viewing, editing, saving, and printing documents, and configuring the application.
  • Format text and paragraphs.
  • Perform repetitive operations efficiently using tools such as Find and Replace Format Painter, and Styles.
  • Enhance lists by sorting, renumbering, and customising list styles.
  • Create and format tables.
  • Insert graphic objects into a document, including symbols, special characters, illustrations, pictures, and clip art.
  • Format the overall appearance of a page through page borders and colours, watermarks, headers and footers, and page layout.
  • Use Word features to help identify and correct problems with spelling, grammar, readability, and accessibility.

Microsoft Word 2016 – Course Book 2

Students will learn to:

  • Organise content using tables and charts.
  • Customise formats using styles and themes.
  • Insert content using quick parts.
  • Use templates to automate document formatting.
  • Control the flow of a document.
  • Simplify and manage long documents.
  • Use mail merge to create letters, envelopes, and labels.

Microsoft Word 2016 – Course Book 3

Students will learn to:

  • Use images in a document.
  • Create custom graphic elements.
  • Collaborate on documents.
  • Add reference marks and notes.
  • Secure a document.
  • Create and manipulate forms.
  • Create macros to automate tasks.

Student Files

Associated course files are emailed to students. These files are to be used as you work through the course books putting into practice what you are studying.

Gmetrix Test Prep Software

The course also comes with GMetrix exam preparation software. The GMetrix Skills Management System provides everything you need to prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification.

MOS Exams

On completion of this course, students can apply for the Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2016 77-725 Exam and the Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2016 Expert 77-726 Exams.

Program taught in:
  • English
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