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ITS Training

Word: Drawing Tools

Type: Professional development.

Delivery method:  Demonstration or Workshop Demonstration icon.

Experience level:  Intermediate; for those with some experience Intermediate iconIntermediate icon

Length: 30 minutes.

Description:  Microsoft Word has many drawing features including shapes, smart art, charts, clip art and pictures. The drawing toolbar on a Mac can help you add basic shapes, lines, arrows and other graphics to your documents.  Using Word 2010 on a PC there is an Illustrations group on the Insert tab that allows you to add these graphics. Learn the features available in either program, including grouping, ungrouping, enhancing clip art, sizing, etc. This class will be taught in the latest versions of Word (2010 on the PC and 2011 for the Mac).

Prerequisites:  Understand the basics of Word.

Online options: View the recorded training from a previous online class.

Microsoft also provides free online training for Word 2010 (PC) here: and Word 2011 (Mac) here: with videos and courses. You can also get free training for Microsoft Office programs for the PC via the Microsoft IT Academy. Instructions for setting up an account, logging on to the IT Academy and a class list are available via the Wildcat Connection.

If you are interested in this class but don't see it on the class schedule, please fill out the registration form and indicate you'd like to be on the wait list in the memo field at the bottom of the form.


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