: EnglishShort Description
: 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.
If you wish to be effective and efficient at work, this course 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 TestsInstructor 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