Course Details and Schedule

This practical course is being run in collaboration with the Careers Service. The aim is to help you to prepare an application that successfully marries the desired information within your CV, covering letter and your online presence.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • When to use a CV and what information to include
  • Covering letters
  • Your online presence
  • Page layout
  • Effective use of tables and styles
  • Formatting text for clarity and emphasis
Course information
Intended audience Anyone who needs to get started with building a curriculum vitae
Prior knowledge A basic knowledge of Word is assumed, as covered in the OUCS course Word: Fundamentals
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Word 2010
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information Please bring your current CV with you. Using Word 2003 or 2007? See our Microsoft Office page
Where next? Word: Creating professional documents and Word: Managing your thesis and Word: Building long documents
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.