Basic Word Processing

The purpose of this Course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to use a word processing application to create a limited range of appropriately structured and accurate documents in a supervised environment.

Learners who successfully complete this course will:
• Learn the functions of word processing applications
• Explain key terminology associated with word processing
• Explain the toolbar icons and related functions associated with file handling and text formatting
• Create a range of documents for personal or work requirements
• Apply text formatting to include bullets, numbering, change case, apply bold, underline, italics, font size, font colour, and text
• Use simple proofreading tools
• Print a document to include print preview, spell check

Entry Requirements: None
Qualification: CEEDS Basic Word Processing certificate
Assessment: Based on 80% attendance and continuous assessment