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Computer Foundation


Microsoft Office Word Course Content:
• Understanding Microsoft Office.
• Starting Microsoft Office Applications.
• A Typical Application Screen.
• Working With Screen Features.
• Understanding Dialog Boxes.
• Launching Dialog Boxes.
• The Office Button.
• Understanding How Help Works.
• Accessing the Help Window.
• Browsing For Help.
• Returning To the Home Page.
• Using the Help Table of Contents.
• Other Sources of Help.
• Exiting From Microsoft Office Applications.
• At Home In Microsoft Office Quick Reference.
Word Processing in Microsoft Word
• Understanding Word Processing.
• Creating Documents in Word.
• Starting Microsoft Word.
• Using the Blank Document Template.
• Typing Text into a Document.
• Saving Your New Document.
• Typing Numbers into Your Document.
• Inserting a Date into Your Document.
• Making Basic Changes to Your Document.
• Checking the Spelling in Your Document.
• Saving Changes to an Existing Document.
• Printing Your Document.
• Safely Closing Your Document.
• Word Processing Quick Reference.
Spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel
• How Spreadsheets Work.
• Spreadsheet Functionality.
• Starting Microsoft Excel.
• Understanding Workbooks.
• Using the Blank Workbook Template.
• Typing Text into a Worksheet.
• Saving Your New Workbook.
• Typing Numbers into a Worksheet.
• Typing Simple Formulas in a Worksheet.
• Easy Formulas.
• Typing Dates in A Worksheet.
• Easy Formatting.
• Checking Spelling in a Worksheet.
• Making and Saving Changes.
• Printing a Worksheet.
• Charting Your Data.
• Safely Closing a Workbook.
• Spreadsheets Quick Reference.
Presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint
• Understanding Electronic Presentations.
• Starting Microsoft PowerPoint.
• The PowerPoint Screen.
• Creating a New Presentation.
• Adding Text to Your Presentation.
• Saving Your New Presentation.
• Adding More Slides Using the Ribbon.
• Typing Directly Into a Slide.
• Inserting Clip Art Images.
• Safely Closing a Presentation.
• Opening an Existing Presentation.
• Running a Presentation Slide Show.
• Printing Audience Handouts.
• Presentations Quick Reference.
Using Email
• Composing and sending an email message.
• Managing the Inbox.
Accessing the Internet
• Going to a specific website and bookmarking.
• Understanding how to search/Google effectively.
• Copy and paste Internet content into your documents and emails.
• Stopping and refreshing pages.
• Demystifying the Cloud.
• Understanding social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter.
• Computer security best practices.
Microsoft Access
• Overview of Relational Databases
• Introduction to Microsoft Access
• Creating a Database
• Creating Tables and Modifying Table Design
• Working with Tables
• Select Queries
• Creating and Using Forms
• Creating and Using Reports
• Database Management
• Relational Database Design
• Modifying Table Design
• Using Lookup Fields
• Modifying Queries
• Outer Joins
• Calculated Fields
• Query Wizards
• Simple Parameter Queries
• Modifying Form Design
• Controls and the Property Sheet
• Managing Controls
• Modifying Report Design
• Sorting and Grouping
• Database Management
• Object Dependencies
• Importing and Exporting Data