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 Matter 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.
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
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.
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 We Engage with Students
Our online short learning programmes are broken into self-paced manageable modules designed to be interactive and engaging:
- The programme is available to be viewed on smart devices and includes mobile, tablets and personal computers.
- Relevant case studies, articles and recommended reading are part of supplementary resources available.
- Apply and evaluate what you have learned in each module with the self-grading quizzes and assignment submissions
- View a range of Introductory course videos by your Subject Matter Expert.
- Scheduled live webinars are included with the Online Academic Tutor.
- Network, collaborate and interact with your fellow participants and Online Academic Tutor via the discussion boards.
Upon successful completion of this online short learning programme, you will be awarded with a Damelin Certificate of Competence.