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Microsoft Office Word - Level 2

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Synopsis: If you already know the basics, it is time to learn about and take advantage of the more advanced features of Microsoft Word. In this half day class, you will learn new skills and practice them with hands-on instructor-led exercises.
Start Time: Friday, June 23, 2017 12:30 PM
End Time: Friday, June 23, 2017 4:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: George H. Cook
Room: Extension Conference Center
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
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Contact Name: Suzanne Hills
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7234
Additional Information:

Microsoft Word is a powerful tool loaded with features that can increase your productivity and efficiency if you know how to use them. Can you organize and summarize data using tables and charts? Do you know how to create custom graphics that visually illustrate the information you need to share? Can you customize your documents using styles and themes? Have you taken advantage of time-saving tools like fields that automatically update (eg. with date or time) or custom document templates that you can create yourself? You can do all this and more with the Microsoft Word you use every day!

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Create and apply formatting using styles
  • Create and format document sections
  • Create and format tables
  • Work with outlines
  • Work with columns
  • Insert section and column breaks
  • Insert and edit diagrams
  • Insert pull quotes, drop caps, hyperlinks, and WordArt
  • Use drawing tools

You will also learn time-saving tips and shortcuts to work more quickly and efficiently. Our expert instructor will set aside time to answer your specific questions.

Computers will be provided for hands-on learning. Students will complete instructor-led practice exercises to reinforce new skills.

Note: Most of the skills taught in this class are applicable to 2010, 2013 and 2016 versions of Word. Windows operating system is used for instruction in all Microsoft Office workshops.

Prerequisite: Functional knowledge of Word - Level 1 or equivalent experience

Target Audience: Current Students,  Researchers,  Commuters,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public