August 6 to September 24 - Microsoft Word


August 6 to September 24 - Microsoft Word


Join this 8-week hands-on and interactive instructor-led course as we utilize Microsoft Word to solve real-world business problems. We will explore Microsoft Word through a series of mini projects/assignments that covers the following functional areas and reflects the requirements for the Word 2016: Core Document Creation, Collaboration, and Communication exam of the Microsoft Office Specialist certification and Employment-based tests.

Class Size:  Min - 5 Students ,  Max - 20 Students

Timeframe: August 6 to September 24

Dates & Time:  Tuesday - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location: Government Information Division, Dallas Public Library | 1515 Young Street | Gates Room (L1) | Dallas, TX 75201


The expectation is that each participant is committed to starting and completing the course and spending time outside of the weekly 3hr in-person session to complete all assignments.

Sample Business Problems

  • Create and design forms, letters, and mailings

  • Produce Promotional Materials (Flyers, Posters, etc.), Report Covers, Calendars, Resumes, etc.

  • Personalized sales and marketing collateral, including proposals and quotes

Functional Areas

  • Create and manage documents

  • Format text, paragraphs, and sections

  • Create tables and lists

  • Create and manage references

  • Insert and format graphic elements


  • Word 2016 or Newer

  • PC or MAC Laptop

  • Be comfortable managing information on your computer and perform tasks such as opening and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders.