Microsoft® Office Word 2010: Transition from Word 2003 (First Look)

Course Specifications

Course number: 084581
Course length: 0.5 day(s)

Course Description

Course Objective: You will identify and use the new and enhanced features in Microsoft® Office Word 2010.

Target Student: This course is designed for experienced Word users who have used earlier versions of Microsoft Office Word, ideally Microsoft Office Word 2003, and who are planning to upgrade to Microsoft Office Word 2010.

Prerequisites: Students enrolling in this course should understand how to use some versions of Word, preferably 2003, and have some familiarity with the Internet. Due to the nature of this course and the minimal prerequisites, this course covers the commonly used new features, and not the more advanced new features of the application.

Hardware Requirements

For this course, you will need one computer for each student and one for the instructor. Each computer will need the following minimum hardware requirements:

Software Requirements

Each computer requires the following software:

Course Objectives

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

Course Content

Lesson 1: Identifying the Components of the Word 2010 Environment

Topic 1A: Identify the New Interface Features
Topic 1B: Work with the Ribbon
Topic 1C: Use Options on Contextual Tabs
Topic 1D: Use the Galleries
Topic 1E: Customize the Interface
Lesson 2: Adding Images, Styles, and Themes

Topic 2A: Apply Styles
Topic 2B: Apply Document Themes
Topic 2C: Add Visual Effects
Topic 2D: Work with Images
Lesson 3: Using Advanced Features

Topic 3A: Add Building Blocks
Topic 3B: Build Equations
Topic 3C: Use the Navigation Pane
Topic 3D: Add Citations and Bibliographies
Lesson 4: Finalizing Documents

Topic 4A: Compare Reviewed Documents
Topic 4B: Inspect Documents
Topic 4C: Perform a Compatibility Check
Lesson 5: Working with Office Web Apps

Topic 5A: Save Documents to the Web
Topic 5B: Access Documents from the Web
Appendix A: New Features in Microsoft® Office Word 2010
Appendix B: Secure a Document
Appendix C: Ink Formatting in Tablet PCs
Appendix D: Mobile Features