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Introduction to Word

Part-time, 3 Day Course

Course dates:

We have two courses running:

06 February 2018 - 08 February 2018

12 June 2018 - 14 June 2018

All classes run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm.

at Ruskin Hall Campus, Old Headington, Oxford, OX3 9BZ

Contact Us:  01865 759600 / 


This course covers the basics of word processing. This course would suit beginners or people with limited knowledge who wish to brush up their skills and make more efficient use of the programme. You will learn how to make changes to the appearance of your work and how to cut, copy and paste text, as well as how to spell check, save and print your work. We will help you develop your skills in formatting, structuring and presentation. On completion of this course you will be able to use a range of word processing software tools and techniques to produce professional-looking documents.

You may be charged course fees depending on your previous level of education but don’t worry; we will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it. For more information visit our Further Education fees and funding page.

Entry Requirements & How to Apply MORE INFORMATION

While there are no entry requirements for this course, it is advised that you have computer skills and a basic ability to use a keyboard.

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“I have learnt so much and I want to learn more!”

“I have just had a greatexperience on theIntroduction to Word course- very good”

“As well as learning all the basics I need to know for work I have enjoyed working with a diverse group ofpeople and different age groups”

“I plan to use the skills I’ve learnt on my Access courseand in general life”

This course has taken away some of the fear for me and I now think I am able to progress”

The course can be built on by attending other IT courses (such as spreadsheets, PowerPoint and internet) to achieve the ITQ for IT Users Award. The content of this unit has been developed with employers to ensure it is relevant to the real world and meets the needs of employers.

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