Word 2010:

Basic, First Look Edition

Topic-Level Outline

                         Days:  1

         Prerequisites:  Windows 7: Basic or equivalent experience

                         Unit 1 :  Getting started

                               Topic A: 0  The Word window

                               A-1:                               Starting Word and exploring the program window

                               Topic B: 0  New documents

                               B-1:                               Creating a document

                               B-2:                               Entering text and displaying nonprinting characters

                               B-3:                               Saving a document by using the Save command

                               B-4:                               Saving a document in a new folder

                               B-5:                               Setting an AutoRecover interval

                               B-6:                               Closing a document and closing Word

                               B-7:                               Renaming a folder

                               Topic C: 0  Word Help

                         C-1:                         Using Word Help

                         Unit 2 :  Navigation and selection techniques

                               Topic A: 0  Document navigation

                               A-1:                               Opening a document

                               A-2:                               Using scrollbars and Zoom options

                               A-3:                               Moving in a document

                               A-4:                               Using the Go To command to move to a specific page

                               A-5:                               Using the Select Browse Object button

                               A-6:                               Using Print Layout view

                               A-7:                               Using Full Screen Reading view

                               Topic B: 0  Selection techniques

                         B-1:                         Using the mouse to select text

                         B-2:                         Using the keyboard to select text

                         B-3:                         Using the selection bar to select text

                         Unit 3 :  Editing text

                               Topic A: 0  Working with text

                               A-1:                               Inserting and deleting text

                               A-2:                               Inserting the date and time

                               A-3:                               Inserting a symbol

                               Topic B: 0  The Undo and Redo commands

                               B-1:                               Using the Undo command

                               B-2:                               Using the Redo command

                               Topic C: 0  Cutting, copying, and pasting text

                         C-1:                         Moving text and using Paste Options

                         C-2:                         Copying text from one document to another

                         Unit 4 :  Formatting text

                               Topic A: 0  Character formatting

                               A-1:                               Applying character formatting

                               A-2:                               Using the Font dialog box

                               A-3:                               Highlighting text

                               A-4:                               Using the Format Painter

                               A-5:                               Using Paste Special

                               Topic B: 0  Tab settings

                               B-1:                               Examining tab stops

                               B-2:                               Setting and moving a custom tab stop

                               B-3:                               Clearing tabs and setting other types of tabs

                               B-4:                               Clearing all tabs

                               B-5:                               Setting a tab and leader in the Tabs dialog box

                               Topic C: 0  Paragraph formatting

                               C-1:                               Applying paragraph alignments

                               C-2:                               Applying borders and shading

                               C-3:                               Adding bulleted and numbered lists

                               C-4:                               Editing bulleted and numbered lists

                               Topic D: 0  Paragraph spacing and indents

                               D-1:                               Setting indents

                               D-2:                               Setting a hanging indent

                               D-3:                               Setting the spacing after a paragraph

                               D-4:                               Setting line spacing for a paragraph

                               Topic E: 0  Automatic formatting

                         E-1:                         Using AutoFormat to format quoted text

                         Unit 5 :  Tables

                               Topic A: 0  Creating tables

                               A-1:                               Creating a table

                               A-2:                               Converting text to a table

                               Topic B: 0  Working with table content

                               B-1:                               Navigating in a table

                               B-2:                               Selecting table elements

                               B-3:                               Entering text in a table

                               B-4:                               Formatting text in a table

                               Topic C: 0  Changing table structure

                         C-1:                         Adding rows and columns

                         C-2:                         Deleting columns, rows, and an entire table

                         C-3:                         Changing the width of a column

                         C-4:                         Aligning a table

                         C-5:                         Converting a table to text

                         Unit 6 :  Page layout

                               Topic A: 0  Headers and footers

                               A-1:                               Creating a header and footer

                               A-2:                               Editing headers and footers

                               A-3:                               Inserting page numbers

                               Topic B: 0  Margins

                               B-1:                               Using Print Layout view to adjust margins

                               B-2:                               Changing margins and page orientation

                               B-3:                               Applying text flow options

                               Topic C: 0  Page breaks

                         C-1:                         Adding and deleting manual page breaks

                         Unit 7 :  Proofing and printing documents

                               Topic A: 0  Checking spelling and grammar

                               A-1:                               Checking spelling

                               A-2:                               Using the automatic spelling checker

                               A-3:                               Checking grammar

                               A-4:                               Using the thesaurus

                               Topic B: 0  Using AutoCorrect

                               B-1:                               Examining AutoCorrect

                               B-2:                               Using the AutoCorrect Options button

                               B-3:                               Adding an entry to your AutoCorrect list

                               Topic C: 0  Finding and replacing text

                               C-1:                               Using the Navigation pane to search for text

                               C-2:                               Replacing text

                               C-3:                               Replacing formatting

                               Topic D: 0  Printing documents

                         D-1:                         Specifying print settings

                         Unit 8 :  Graphics

                               Topic A: 0  Adding graphics and clip art

                               A-1:                               Inserting a graphic

                               A-2:                               Inserting clip art

                               Topic B: 0  Working with graphics

                                                                                                                                                                                           B-1:                                                                                                                                                                                           Controlling text flow around a graphic

                                                                                                                                                                                           B-2:                                                                                                                                                                                           Resizing and rotating a graphic

                                                                                                                                                                                           B-3:                                                                                                                                                                                           Adjusting a picture’s color and compression