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BA~10A - Microsoft Word 2013 - Essentials

Duration: 16 hrs | Course Code: BA~10A | Cost From: R 300.00 (US$ 20) per person

Participants will learn how to use the basic features of Word 2013. This e-learning experience incorporates a hands-on approach to learning.

Learners will get a chance to practice some of the basic features right on a computer. Taking the time to learn about the basic features of Word 2013 will increase their document creation skills.Word 2013

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used applications in the world today, so it’s important to have a firm grasp on the basics. To begin, the Learners will learn basic word processing tasks, such as how to type, delete, and edit text. Then, we’ll look at some of Word 2013 Essential features, including formatting tools, bullets and numbering, themes, and headers and footers.


  • To learn basic word processing tasks, such as how to type, delete, and edit text
  • Understand and be familiar with some of Word’s essentials features, including formatting tools, bullets and numbering, themes, and headers and footers

Target Audience

All staff, members of the public and anyone with Microsoft Word 2013 installed on their machine

Learning Outcomes

  • Open and Close Word and Word files
  • Understand the interface, including the ribbon, the status bar, and the Backstage view
  • Create and save documents
  • Insert and work with text, symbols and numbers
  • Perform basic editing tasks
  • Format fonts, including face, size, color, enhancements, and case
  • Format paragraphs, including spacing, alignment, indents, tabs, bullets and numbering
  • Use more advanced formatting, including the font and paragraph dialog boxes
  • Use Styles and Themes
  • Format the page
  • Preview, print, share, or email document

Scope & Requirements

Computer with access to the Internet and Microsoft Office 2013 installed and operational.


R 300 per person
$ 20 per person for international students
Group discounts available on request


All Material is subject to Copyright. A Certificate of Completion will be sent to those who complete the course.

Please ensure you have MS Word 2013installed and running on your computer

Duration: 16 hrs
Course Code: BA~10A

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