POFI 2340
Advanced Word Processing

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. Course Description: Advanced word processing techniques using merging, macros, graphics, and desktop publishing. Includes extensive formatting for technical documents. This course is designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.
    2. Required Prerequisite: None
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. implement advanced word processing features;
    2. import data; incorporate graphics;
    3. apply collaborative and special functions to enhance documents.
  3. Testing Requirements
    1. The final exam must be proctored. (ask your instructor for more details)
    2. Students will be allowed to use the one sheet study sheet provided by instructor for the final exam
  4. Major Course Requirements
    1. Lab Assignments          45%
    2. Attendance                    20%
    3. Final                              35%
  5. Information on Books
    1. Required Book: MyLab IT with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for GO! with Microsoft Office 365, 2019 Edition, ISBN 9780135651261
  6. Other Policies, Procedures and important dates. Please refer to the WTC Catalog for the following:
    1. Campus Calendar
    2. Final Exam Schedule
    3. How to drop a class
    4. Withdrawal Information
    5. Student Conduct/Academic Integrity
    6. Class Attendance
    7. Student with disabilities
  7. Course Content


Logon instructions for MYITLAB & getting started with labs

Chapter 7

Creating Word Macros and Modifying Document Components

Chapter 8

Creating Merged Documents

Chapter 9

Creating Forms, Customizing Word, and Preparing Documents for Review and Distribution

Chapter 10

Working With Long Documents


Final Review



***Disclaimer: Assignments due to change by instructor


Last Modified: August 20, 2019