Intermediate Word

North East Scotland College


Off campus


Microsoft Word is an excellent word processing package that enables you to produce a wide range of documents, ranging from letters and memos, to posters and flyers. This open learning unit will demonstrate the different features and show you how to get the most out of the software.

This course covers a range of important topics, including:
Working with multiple documents; Creating headers and footers; Page numbering; Creating footnotes; Working with tables; Document properties; Changing print options; Passwords; Merging; Mailing labels; Sorting; File management.

At the end of the course you will test your knowledge via an end of course test.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. All students are assigned a login to Microsoft Office 365 which includes online access to Microsoft Word 2016 at no extra cost.

Progression Routes

ICDL (International Computer Driving Licence) 2016

Start Date




Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

6 months





Career Area

Computing and ICT

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Computer Skills

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