Intermediate Word 2016 - Code Chiefs

Intermediate Word 2016

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9 Units, 40 Activities and Labs

Certificate of Completion

Level 3 Equivilent Content

5+ Hours of Content

Course Description

Learn about how to exploit advanced features in Microsoft Word with our Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016 course which builds upon our beginners course. Skills, you will learn include:

Keep the learning going with the second course in our Microsoft Word 2016 series- Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016. This course is designed to help users who are familiar with Word’s basic features take their skills to the next level. Lesson topics include:

Working with objects (including tables, charts, images, text boxes, shapes, and SmartArt)

Using document management tools like Building Blocks, templates, and custom themes

An introduction to expert-level tools, such as macros and mail merge


Our Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016 course is fully compatible with any kind of device which is able to run Microsoft Office 2016. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, or Linux, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Who is it for?

This Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016 course is ideal for those students who want to build on the Introduction to MS Word 2016 course, want to further develop thier skills or take their MS Word knowledge to the next level.

Career path

After completing this Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016 course you will be able to build up accurate knowledge and skills with real confidence to up skill in your career.


Working with Tables and Charts

  • Sort Table Data
  • Sorting Tables
  • Control Cell Layout
  • Cell Merging
  • Cell Splitting
  • Cell Alignment
  • Text Direction
  • Perform Calculations in a Table
  • Formulas in Word
  • Functions in Word
  • Equations
  • Create a Chart
  • Charts
  • Chart Components
  • Types of Charts
  • Creating a Chart
  • The Chart Tools Tabs
  • Chart Quick Analysis Buttons
  • Changing the Chart Type
  • Editing Chart Data
  • Saving a Chart as a Template
  • The Caption Dialog Box
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes


  • Create and Modify Text Styles
  • Types of Text Styles
  • Applying Styles
  • Character Spacing
  • Custom Styles
  • The Create New Style from Formatting Dialog Box
  • Style Modification Options
  • Assigning Keyboard Shortcuts to Styles
  • Create Custom List or Table Styles
  • Tools for List Styles
  • Tools for Table Styles
  • Apply and Customize Document Themes
  • Applying Document Themes
  • Changing the Style Set
  • Creating Custom Style Sets
  • The Document Formatting Group
  • Creating Custom Color Schemes
  • Creating Custom Font Schemes
  • Saving Custom Themes
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Using Images in a Document


  • Resize an Image
  • Resizing Options
  • Cropping Images
  • Adjust Image Appearance
  • The Adjust Group
  • Corrections Options
  • Color Options
  • Artistic Effects Options
  • Compression Tools
  • The Background Removal Tool
  • Applying Picture Styles
  • Integrate Pictures and Text
  • Text Wrapping Styles
  • Picture Positioning Options
  • Rotating Images
  • Adding Captions
  • Insert and Format Screenshots
  • The Screenshot Tool
  • Insert Video
  • Video Links
  • Inserting a Video
  • Playing a Video
  • Summary
  • Review Questions


Creating Custom Graphic Elements

  • Create Text Boxes and Pull Quotes
  • Types of Text Boxes
  • Inserting a Text Box with the Text Box Gallery
  • Drawing a Text Box
  • The Drawing Tools – Format Contextual Tab
  • Applying Text Box Styles
  • Formatting Text Boxes
  • Applying Shadow and 3-D Effects
  • Changing Text Direction
  • Saving the Selection to the Text Box Gallery
  • Arranging Text Boxes
  • Draw Shapes
  • Shapes in Word
  • Types of Shapes
  • The Drawing Canvas
  • Text Wrapping Styles
  • Adding Text to a Shape
  • Modifying Text in a Shape
  • Adding Captions
  • Setting Shape Styles
  • Resizing Options
  • Positioning Options
  • Add WordArt and Other Text Effects
  • WordArt
  • Drop Caps
  • Create Complex Illustrations with SmartArt
  • SmartArt Graphics
  • The Choose a SmartArt Graphic Dialog Box
  • Adding Text and Images to the Diagram
  • SmartArt Graphic Categories
  • The SmartArt Tools Contextual Tabs
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Inserting Content Using Quick Parts

  • Insert Building Blocks
  • Quick Parts
  • Building Blocks
  • The Building Blocks Organizer Dialog Box
  • Create and Modify Building Blocks
  • The Create New Building Blocks Dialog Box
  • Building Block Modification Options
  • Copying Building Blocks Between Documents
  • Insert Fields Using Quick Parts
  • Fields
  • Field Code Syntax
  • The Field Dialog Box
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Controlling Text Flow

  • Control Paragraph Flow
  • Paragraph Flow Options
  • Insert Section Breaks
  • When to Use Section Breaks
  • Inserting a Section Break
  • Types of Section Breaks
  • Creating Section Titles
  • Insert Columns
  • Text Columns
  • Text Column Options
  • Link Text Boxes to Control Text Flow
  • Linked Text Boxes
  • Inserting Text from a File
  • Summary
  • Review Questions



Using Templates

  • Create a Document Using a Template
  • Templates in Word
  • Creating a Document from a Template
  • Viewing Personal Templates
  • Template Storage Locations
  • Create a Template
  • Creating a New Template
  • Modifying a Template
  • Attaching a Template to a Document
  • Managing Templates with the Organizer
  • The Default Template Location
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Using Mail Merge

  • The Mail Merge Features
  • Mail Merge
  • Mail Merge Fields
  • Mail Merge Rules
  • Data Sources
  • The Mail Merge Process
  • The Mailings Tab
  • The Mail Merge Wizard and Related Dialog Boxes
  • Opening a Mail Merge Document with a Data Source Attached
  • Unlinking a Data Source
  • Merge Envelopes and Labels
  • Merge Options for Envelopes and Labels
  • Create a Single Envelope or Label
  • Set Up a Return Address
  • Create a Data Source Using Word
  • Data Sources
  • Data Guidelines
  • Creating a Data Source Using Word
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Using Macros

  • Automate Tasks Using Macros
  • Macros
  • The Developer Tab
  • The Macros Dialog Box
  • Macro Security
  • Macro Security Components
  • Create a Macro
  • The Record Macro Dialog Box
  • Creating Keyboard Shortcuts for Macros
  • Assigning Macros to Buttons
  • Managing Macros with the Organizer
  • Visual Basic for Applications
  • Summary
  • Review Questions

Extra Materials

  • Appendices
  • 15 Practical Labs
  • Keyboard Shortcut Quick Reference Sheet
  • Glossary


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