: If you wish to be effective and efficient at work, this course, offered by our accredited school partners, will help you build the skills and knowledge you need.
• Step-by-step video demonstrations
• Companion eBook with detailed instructions
• Sample documents and images
• Practice, Quizzes and Skill Tests
With this comprehensive, performance-based certification preparation online program, you can build and validate your business computer skills using Microsoft Office 2013 software. You'll cover basic through advanced topics. Upon completion, you'll be prepared to earn your certification and gain an important edge in today's competitive job market.
In Microsoft Word, you will cover important topics, including how to:
Format Text and Paragraphs
Get skilled at working with Text and Pictures
Learn how to create and format SmartArt
Understand how to use and edit Templates to create documents and resumes
Create a Mail Merge that sends a personalized invitation to each recipient
Learn how to select the Mail Merge recipients and troubleshoot errors
Create a Web Page that uses a Table for consistent layout
In Microsoft Excel, you will cover business topics, including how to:
Create formulas that use Relative and Absolute values and audit the formulas
Use and modify TEXT, DATES and FINANCIAL data with formulas
Create, use and troubleshoot Named Ranges and use Named Ranges in formulas
Understand how to create and use Lookup Tables and use the IF functions
Excel In Print: Use page Layout and Page Set up to modify print settings
In Microsoft PowerPoint, you will learn how to:
Know how to work with Text Boxes, Format Shapes and apply Themes
Insert, format and adjust Pictures with the Picture Tools
Insert and format Shapes and SmartArt to create an effective presentation
Use Tables and Spreadsheets to display data in a presentation
Learn how to add, format and edit Charts with the Chart Tools and Quick Clicks
Learn how to design Slide Masters and apply slide Transitions
Apply Animations to images in a slide show and edit the timing
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification is the globally recognized standard for validating expertise with the Microsoft Office Suite. If you wish to prepare for Microsoft Certification Exams this course will help you build the skills and knowledge you need.
Enroll through one of our accredited university or college partners today!Instructor Description
: Elizabeth Ann Nofs is the designer, developer, and instructor of the Comma Mama Guides. She developed a successful method for teaching visually that is based on observation, orientation and notation. The books that Elizabeth wrote for this course meet the Microsoft Vendor of Approved course ware. As the instructor for this program, Elizabeth is available to provide guidance and motivation for learners throughout the duration of this program. As an expert mentor, she will provide answers to learner questions, monitor learner's program progression, and review lesson and program quiz/test results.Certification
: Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program. Holding a MOS certification can earn an entry-level business employee as much as $16,000 more in annual salary than uncertified peers.* If you are pursuing the higher level Microsoft Office Specialist Expert and Microsoft Office Specialist Master certifications, becoming a certified Microsoft Office Specialist is a great entry point.
Our new project-based testing for MOS 2013 provides industry-leading assessments of skills and knowledge, giving students and professionals real-world exercises to appraise their understanding of Microsoft Office.
There are 7 exams that make up the MOS certification:
MOS: Microsoft Office Word 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office Outlook 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office Access 2013
MOS: Microsoft SharePoint 2013
MOS: Microsoft Office OneNote 2013
This program can only be taken on a PC. It is not compatible with a Mac. It is compatible with Windows 7 and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers. You need a high-speed Internet connection and an e-mail account. You should also have Microsoft Office 2013 already installed: Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word.
All materials for this program are available online.
The following textbooks are available to download throughout the lessons:
• Beginning Guide to Microsoft® Word 2013
• Intermediate Guide to Microsoft® Word 2013
• Advanced Guide to Microsoft® Word 2013
• Beginning Guide to Microsoft® Excel 2013
• Intermediate Guide to Microsoft® Excel 2013
• Advanced Guide to Microsoft® Excel 2013
• Beginning Guide to Microsoft® PowerPoint 2013
• Advanced Guide to Microsoft® PowerPoint 2013