You will be required to complete several assignments during the course of your academic career. These may include: essays, reports and dissertations. You will need to use a word processing software package to create your assignment and to submit it electronically. Microsoft Office Word is the leading word processor software and is available on all student PCs in the library.
We offer several computer skills training workshops to ensure that you can use MS Office Word efficiently. These workshops are designed specifically with our students in mind and cover the skills you will need to ensure your work is well presented and easy to read.
If you are searching for quick help on how to perform a specific function within MS Office Word 2016, these self help guides can be printed or read on screen.
Adding captions to images and tables
Apply a style
Bulleted and numbered lists
Changing the spacing between lines
Creating a table of contents
Creating a table of figures
Editing images: crop and other tools
Editing images: reposition, resize, rotate
Formatting different sections
Header and footer tools
Headers and footers
Introducing the ribbon
Modifying a style
Shortcut keys and buttons
Understand the backstage view
Using section breaks
You can find more detailed instructions and examples in our workbooks.