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Microsoft Units: Word Processing and Powerpoint (Level 1) - Part-time


Course outline

This course consolidates your existing knowledge of Microsoft Word and introduces PowerPoint Skills.

Microsoft Office 2016 will be used, dependent on course location.

Units covered include:

  • Enter and edit data including Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Check documents using IT tools - spell check and Show/Hide
  • Paragraph formatting and page layouts
  • Creating and modifying text or numeric data in Tables
  • Combining information from different sources (copy and paste)
  • File saving and opening
  • Introduction to Powerpoint
  • Creating and formatting simple presentations
  • Slide layouts and adding images and shapes
  • Adding simple animation to Powerpoint slides
  • Formatting to enhance a document
  • Tabulations – use of the tab key and setting “tabs”
  • Understand and the use of indents

How to enrol onto this course

It is no longer possible to enrol on this course, however, we may be running it again in the future.

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Course dates / times

Sorry, we currently do not have any course date information available for this course. Please check back soon for further updates.


College certificate

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You must be comfortable using a computer and have some basic experience of Microsoft Word.


There is no formal exam and you will be given verbal and written feedback throughout the course.


Progression can be discussed with course tutor. You may wish to study other Microsoft Units such as Databases or Spreadsheets.

Additional information

Tutor: Fiona Dracott

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