Introduction to Microsoft Word

About this Course

Microsoft Word is a word processing computer software that can be utilized for both business and personal use. While already feature rich and critical for productivity, Microsoft continues to improve and enhance Word with each new release.


This Microsoft Word online course aims to give the learner a sound grounding in the use of Microsoft Word to create everyday documents required either at work or at home. Particular emphasis is placed on developing accurate and well-designed documents. The course begins by showing the learner how to navigate around Microsoft Word. It then quickly gets the learner to create a new document before moving onto features such as text manipulation and enhancement, creating and using tabs and tables, embellishing documents with clip art and pictures, creating multiple documents through merging and printing documents.


At the end of this course, you will know how to:


  • Work with the basic features of Word.
  • Create a new document.
  • Work with a document.
  • Display documents using various views.
  • Select and work with text in a document.
  • Use a range of font formatting techniques.
  • Format paragraphs.
  • Work effectively with features that affect the page layout of your document.
  • Create and modify tabs and tables.
  • Insert and work with clip art and pictures.
  • Use the Mail Merge Wizard to perform mail merges.
  • Print a document.
  • Find the information you need in Help.
  • Create high quality document designs and layouts.



Course CodeUNN/OC/0008
Course Start DateStarted
Course Duration2 Months
Dedication2 - 3 Hours each day
Number of Modules17
School offering courseUNN Enterprise Skill Acquisition School
Video/Audio MediaAudio & Video
Course Fee25000.00

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Certificate of Proficiency

A Certificate of Proficiency is awarded to you at successful completion of courses designed to prepare you for a new career or enhance your skill set. This empowers you to be more productive and marketable in today's global market.

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UNN Online Program

Microsoft Office Expert

Learn to create professional looking documents and design for office or print media. This Diploma programme teaches you how to use professional applications like Word, Excel Power-point and others; Making you more valuable in today's digital world.

Program Courses: 3

Course Prerequisites / Requirements

This course has no strict requirements. Anyone is qualified to take this course so long as the student is familiar with taking online courses on the platform. Once registered in this course, you will be required to complete activities such as assignments or quiz in order to proceed. The course has been structured in a way to promote ease of understanding. You must be dedicated in this course; you should spend at least an average of 2 hours per day on this course.