Harper College

Microsoft® Word (all versions)

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Word processing is the use of computers to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. In this series of three Microsoft® Office Word courses, you will learn everything from the basic concepts required to produce basic business documents to customized lists, tables, charts, and graphics. You can pick and choose which level(s) are needed for your employees.

Level 1 Outcomes

  • Getting Started with Word
  • Editing a Document
  • Formatting Text and Paragraphs
  • Adding Tables
  • Managing Lists
  • Inserting Graphic Objects
  • Controlling Page Appearance
  • Proofing a Document

Level 2 Outcomes

  • Working with Tables and Charts
  • Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes
  • Using Images in a Document
  • Creating Custom Graphic Elements
  • Inserting Content Using Quick Parts
  • Controlling Text Flow
  • Using Templates
  • Using Mail Merge
  • Using Macros

Level 3 Outcomes

  • Collaborating on Documents
  • Adding Reference Marks and Notes
  • Simplifying and Managing Long Documents
  • Securing a Document


Last Updated: 6/17/24