Manage long documents in Word - Part 1 - Essentials

Course Description


Course Overview

This course will show you how to use essential time saving features when creating a long document such as a report or thesis. You will save time by  making use of using heading styles and creating a table of contents which is quick to create and update. The course will help you to put together a professional looking document which is well structured and easy to navigate.


Postgraduate Researchers

Dates are available - go to MyPGR to book onto this course.


This 2 hour course can be run on request.

For a group booking of 5 or more people you can arrange a session to suit your department or team's availability.

What will I get out of this course?

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Know why and how to use heading styles
  • Change the appearance of heading styles
  • Move around your document quickly using the Navigation Pane
  • Create an automatic table of contents
  • Save time when working with a long document
Who is it for?

Postgraduate Researchers and Staff teams

Additional Information

We also offer a follow on course: Manage long documents in Word - Part 2 - Additional Features

What prior experience do I need?

You should be familiar with using Word to format text and paragraphs. If you do not have this experience please review the relevant Word Tutorials before attending this course.


Hazel Guyler (IT Services)

Delegate places

Maximum 11 delegates
Minimum 5 delegates

For Office Use Only

Course Code: SDCCT018

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