Microsoft Word 2021


This course includes
Hands-On Labs
Instructor Led (Add-on)
AI Tutor (Add-on)

In the Microsoft Word 2021 course, you'll learn how to use Word 2021 to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents. The Microsoft Word course and lab are intended for students who want to learn essential Word 2021 skills, such as creating, editing, and formatting documents; inserting simple tables and creating lists, and employing a variety of techniques for improving the appearance and accuracy of document content.


10+ Lessons | 104+ Exercises | 84+ Quizzes | 65+ Flashcards | 65+ Glossary of terms


25+ Pre Assessment Questions | 25+ Post Assessment Questions |

Hands-On Labs

39+ LiveLab | 64+ Video tutorials | 54+ Minutes

Here's what you will learn

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Lessons 1: About This Course

  • Course Description

Lessons 2: Getting Started with Word 2021

  • Topic A: Navigate in Microsoft Word
  • Topic B: Create and Save Word Documents
  • Topic C: Manage Your Workspace
  • Topic D: Edit Documents
  • Topic E: Preview and Print Documents
  • Topic F: Customize the Word Environment

Lessons 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs

  • Topic A: Apply Character Formatting
  • Topic B: Control Paragraph Layout
  • Topic C: Align Text Using Tabs
  • Topic D: Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists
  • Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading

Lessons 4: Working More Efficiently

  • Topic A: Make Repetitive Edits
  • Topic B: Apply Repetitive Formatting
  • Topic C: Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks

Lessons 5: Managing Lists

  • Topic A: Sort a List
  • Topic B: Format a List

Lessons 6: Adding Tables

  • Topic A: Insert a Table
  • Topic B: Modify a Table
  • Topic C: Format a Table
  • Topic D: Convert Text to a Table

Lessons 7: Inserting Graphic Objects

  • Topic A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
  • Topic B: Add Images to a Document

Lessons 8: Controlling Page Appearance

  • Topic A: Apply a Page Border and Color
  • Topic B: Add Headers and Footers
  • Topic C: Control Page Layout
  • Topic D: Add a Watermark

Lessons 9: Preparing to Publish a Document

  • Topic A: Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability
  • Topic B: Use Research Tools
  • Topic C: Check Accessibility
  • Topic D: Save a Document to Other Formats

Appendix A: Microsoft® Office Word 2021 Common Keyboard Shortcuts

Hands-on LAB Activities

Getting Started with Word 2021

  • Setting the Zoom Level of a Document
  • Creating and Saving a Document
  • Saving a Document within Another Document
  • Formatting the Text to Bold
  • Copying and Saving a Text
  • Enabling Paragraph Marks

Formatting Text and Paragraphs

  • Formatting the Text to Italic
  • Changing the Font Style and Font Size
  • Changing the Heading Style
  • Changing the Text Color
  • Changing the Capitalization of a Text
  • Highlighting a Text
  • Changing the Paragraph Formatting
  • Indenting the First Line of a Paragraph
  • Enabling Automatic Hyphenation
  • Setting the Tab Stop
  • Creating a Bulleted List
  • Inserting a Border Around a Paragraph

Working More Efficiently

  • Using Find and Replace to Edit
  • Copying Paragraph Formatting Using Format Painter
  • Creating a New Style
  • Applying the Heading Style

Managing Lists

  • Sorting the Contents of a Table
  • Changing a Bulleted List to a Numbered List

Adding Tables

  • Inserting a Table
  • Formatting a Table

Inserting Graphic Objects

  • Inserting a Symbol
  • Inserting and Formatting a Picture
  • Creating a Chart
  • Adding a SmartArt
  • Inserting a Shape
  • Inserting a 3D Model

Controlling Page Appearance

  • Creating Header and Footer
  • Controlling Page Layout
  • Adding a Watermark to a Document

Preparing to Publish a Document

  • Configuring Spelling and Grammar Options
  • Using the Thesaurus Tool
  • Translating a Chunk of Text into a Document
  • Saving a Document in a Different File Format
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