Better Documents with Microsoft Office

As an administrative professional, your workplace relies on you to know your way around the tools of your trade, including Microsoft Office. This class focuses on advanced Microsoft Word skills while touching briefly on Excel and PowerPoint. Learn which tool to use for what tasks and how to combine them to maximize their effectiveness in your workplace. Build advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word beyond standard word processing by practicing skills frequently used to produce professional documents. Topics include complex options for character, paragraph, and page formatting; using and managing styles and templates; using fields, content controls, and quick parts; macro basics; incorporating reference features such as footnotes and auto-generation of tables of contents, figures, or authorities; producing mail merge documents; and collaborative authoring and editing tools such as track changes and compare/combine documents. Additional topics may be covered depending on student interest.

Prerequisite: Must be proficient in using Microsoft Word or have taken Microsoft Office Basics.

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Dates:November 16 - December 14, 2022
 W from 3:00 PM to 6:15 PM, 4 sessions
Does Not Meet:Nov 23
Location:Online-UNLVGO and Zoom
Instructor:Sharon Fry
Fee: $329.00
Materials:You must have access to Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Textbook:Pearson eText Exploring Microsoft Office Word 2019 -- Instant Access (ISBN: 9780136912064).

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