MS Office Essentials for Work – Advanced
If you feel you can already effectively use MS Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) but need to hone your skills for employment this is the course for you. It will not cover the basic features of these programs but will include the more complex everyday tasks required in the working environment. Students will need to be sure of their level of computer knowledge before enrolling on this course. Please ask for advice if you are unsure.
Who is this course for
This course is not for Beginners. If you feel you can already use Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) to some degree but need to hone your skills for employment, this may be the course for you. You will need to be familiar with Word, Excel and PowerPoint before enrolling. This course will cover the everyday tasks required in the working environment but not the basic features of the Office programs. Students will need to be sure of their level of computer knowledge before enrolling on this course. It is essential that the student has experience of Windows and File Management.
What does this course cover
The more difficult features of PowerPoint, Word and Excel that students will already have been taught on courses or when taking ECDL but have found difficulty using. For example, templates in PowerPoint and formulae in Excel. The basic usage of Outlook is also covered. Basic file management will also be covered.
What will it be like
Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience, the completion of the course objectives.+
Ongoing monitoring of students' work including questions, observation and tasks. Start and End of class student self-assessment/achievement tick sheet.+
What else do you need to buy or do
Materials are supplied free of charge by the Centre.+
As much practice as possible to reinforce learning. This may be at home or elsewhere or from homework given by the tutor.
What this course could lead to
Students may wish to repeat Complete courses or move on to the Business
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This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria
Got a Question about this Course?
Contact The Departmental Administrator.
Why come to Mary Ward Centre?
Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.
Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’