Word 2013 Module 2 - Using Tables and Graphics in Word

Aimed At: Staff who have basic Word skills, are competent using Windows to open and close files and are comfortable using the mouse.

Workshop Overview

This workshop has been specially designed for staff who want to expand their knowledge by learning how to use graphics and to create tables in Word.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Create a table in a document
  • Edit a table
  • Format a table
  • Use the Draw Table tool
  • Add & edit formulae in a table
  • Create a chart based on a table
  • Use the table property dialog box
  • Import tables from Excel
  • Insert & edit graphic objects
  • Use some new features of Word 2013
Outline Programme

The workshop programme is as follows:

  • Insert a table using various techniques
  • Insert & delete columns & rows
  • Sort data in the table
  • Merge and split cells
  • Repeat table headings
  • Format a table e.g. tabs, indents, bullets, text alignment
  • Apply table designs, borders & shading
  • Draw a table
  • Use formulae within the table and be aware of update problems
  • Convert tables to text & vice versa
  • Insert tables into text & reposition if necessary
  • Delete a table
  • Import a table from Excel
  • Create charts based on a table
  • Use the Table Property dialog box
  • Insert & edit Picture, ClipArt, SmartArt and WordArt
  • Use New Features: Add online pictures & videos, use Object Zoom in Read Mode, use alignment guides with graphic objects

To further enhance your understanding of Word, you can access our online Word courses available through SDU's Learning Resource Centre.

Booking Details

Simon Patterson

13:30 - 16:30

  • Tuesday 6th December 2016 (Fully Booked)

It is not possible to access the workshop booking form unless connected to the University's campus network, should you wish to book a place on this workshop please contact the Staff Development Unit on 0191 208 6119 direct.


1/2 Day


Vicky Beesley Ext. 83424

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