Advanced Microsoft Word

Online Short Course

R8 223.00 R5 503.00

Course Fees
6 weeks


This online course will help you learn advanced Word techniques. In this engaging course you will learn how to create and update a table of contents, mail merges to labels, envelopes, form letters and emails, work with captions and footnotes, track changes and much more. Whether you use Word for work, study or leisure, this course will help you transform that blank page into a professional-looking document!


This course is perfect for people with no or little knowledge of Word, or for someone who wants to brush up on Word and learn about its extra functions. You will learn how to work with long documents and create features such as tables of content, footnotes and tables of figures. You will gain confidence to collaborate on and share documents and also come away with some useful tips and new features to apply to documents.

Subject Expert

Kubeshnee Moodley completed a Diploma in Business Studies in 2001 from the University of Natal and completed Microsoft Office Suite training in 2006 at Computer College SA. Kubeshnee focuses on facilitation and learning through online educational technology and brings over five years of experience, designing highly engaging and effective training and curriculum for face to face, elearning and blended modalities. Kubeshnee’s drive to succeed, coupled with her ability to influence people and initiate change, is evident in her quality design, content development and facilitation at all levels. Kubeshnee is currently an instructional designer, content developer and elearning developer.

Tutor Support

Each course is assigned its own Online Academic Tutor, who is ready and waiting to guide and assist their learners throughout their learning experience.

The Online Academic Tutor, who is assigned to your course, is trained to build each student up to reach their fullest potential. Students can expect their Online Academic Tutor to answer questions, offer advice and provide further clarification on any academic aspects.

Course and Technical Requirements

BASIC REQUIREMENTS To successfully access and complete this course, you will be required to have a registered email account, access to a computer/laptop/tablet and stable internet connection. You will be required to be familiar with using a computer as you may need to be able to read and download documents in Adobe PDF Reader, view Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and read and create documents in Microsoft Word.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS Our online short learning programmes may require additional software applications. These additional software applications requirements will be communicated to you in this information pack and/or on the website course page. Damelin Online does not provide any additional software applications required for online short learning programmes.

Please note: Google, YouTube and Vimeo may be used in our online course delivery. If any of these services are blocked in your jurisdiction, you may have difficulty in accessing our course content.

How You Will Learn

Our online short learning programmes are broken into self-paced manageable modules, designed to assist you throughout your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Learn through all your interactive course notes
  • Review case studies and supplementary resources
  • Apply and evaluate what you have learned in each module with the self-grading quizzes and assignment submissions
  • View a range of course video lectures presented by our Subject Matter Experts
  • Network, collaborate and interact with your fellow participants and Online Course Facilitator via the discussion forum and Zoom webinars


Upon successful completion of this online short learning programme, you will receive the recognition of your knowledge and skills with a Damelin Certificate of Competence. Your certificate of competence will be issued in your registered name and will be couriered at no additional cost.

You will be required to complete a series of assessments that will be facilitated through our virtual learning environment. Your course handbook will be made available to you once you have commenced with your short learning programme.


  • MODULE 0
    Orientation Module
  • MODULE 1
    Working with Long Documents
  • MODULE 2
    Collaborating on Documents
  • MODULE 3
    Protecting Documents and Useful Tips
  • MODULE 4
    New Features as of 2013-2016
  • MODULE 5

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