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2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
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BT 120 - MS WORD for Business

4 Credit(s)

As an introduction to word processing, students apply MS WORD to create business documents. Focus is on reviewing Windows; editing and formatting documents; applying document refinements to enhance written communication; working efficiently using mail merge and macros; working with shared documents; and managing documents. This course will also explore Google docs and their business application.

Prerequisite: Recommend familiarity with Windows operating system and the ability to accurately type 30 words per minute.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Navigate the Windows operating environment
2. Create, format, save, edit, paginate, and print documents
3. Format characters, paragraphs, pages, and sections
4. Insert dates, times, page numbering, headers/footers, file names, special characters/symbols
5. Work with and format documents such as letters with envelopes/labels, memos, reports, and newsletter-style columns with headers and footers with the assistance of the Spelling and Grammar check, Thesaurus, AutoComplete, AutoCorrect and AutoText
6. Apply document refinements such as nonbreaking spaces, hyphenation, and line and page breaks
7. Create, edit, and format tables
8. Work with multiple document windows
9. Apply and modify column settings
10. Create documents using styles and templates
11. Work with graphics
12. Mail merge
13. Manage electronic documents

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