Microsoft Word 2010: Basic

Microsoft Word offers many formatting options and tools for organizing and creating your documents more efficiently. This basic course covers entering and editing text, inserting graphics, saving and browsing documents, creating tables, headers, and footers, and proofing and printing documents. 8 hours/.8 CEUs

Margaret Saunders

msaunders 214x160Margaret received an Associate Degree from Howard College and a BBA from Texas Tech University.  She worked part-time throughout college and full-time as secretary to the Chief Accountant of the City of Lubbock for one year.  She then taught  business classes at Estacado High School in Lubbock and at Sam Houston High School in Arlington.  While living in California, she taught business classes at Heald Business College and then at Odessa College upon returning to Texas.  She got her Master's Degree from UTPB in Counseling. She finished her teaching career at Robert E. Lee High School in Midland--retiring from there in 2004.  She began teaching Microsoft Office classes for the Continuing Ed and Workforce Training Departments at Midland College in the Fall of 2004. In addition to teaching at Midland College, she also works part-time as a Data Specialist at the ATC.


  • Unit 1: Getting started
    • Topic A: The Word window
    • Topic B: New documents
    • Topic C: Word Help
  • Unit 2: Navigation and selection techniques
    • Topic A: Document navigation
    • Topic B: Selection techniques
  • Unit 3: Editing text
    • Topic A: Working with text
    • Topic B: Using Undo and Redo
    • Topic C: Cutting, copying, and pasting text
  • Unit 4: Formatting text
    • Topic A: Character formatting
    • Topic B: Tab settings
    • Topic C: Paragraph formatting
    • Topic D: Paragraph spacing and indents
    • Topic E: Automatic formatting
  • Unit 5: Tables
    • Topic A: Creating tables
    • Topic B: Working with table content
    • Topic C: Changing the table structure
  • Unit 6: Page layout
    • Topic A: Headers and footers
    • Topic B: Margins
    • Topic C: Page breaks
  • Unit 7: Proofing and printing documents
    • Topic A: Checking spelling and grammar
    • Topic B: Using AutoCorrect
    • Topic C: Finding and replacing text
    • Topic D: Printing documents
    • Topic E: PDF and XPS documents
  • Unit 8: Graphics
    • Topic A: Adding graphics and clip art
    • Topic B: Working with graphics
XX00141Q Sep 15 - 17 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon,Wed  $149.00
($154.00 out-of-state)
Registered: 0 8.0 Hours

Course Canceled!

Midland College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award certificates
and associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097
or call 404-679-4501 for questions about the status of Midland College.

Midland College is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator

mc logo  secure90x72