Course Details and Schedule

Covering techniques for working with complex documents such as reports and theses, and for assembling multiple chapters into a book.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Designing and managing templates
  • Understanding how templates work with documents
  • The Normal template
  • Assembling a set of documents into a book
  • Collaboration with several authors
  • Customising Word
  • Over-riding automations in Word
  • Creating and using macros
Course information
Intended audience Those who have attended "Word: Creating professional documents" and need to create more complex documents
Prior knowledge Knowledge of Word's styles and section breaks is assumed, so you must be familiar with the material covered in "Word: Creating professional documents" first. Watch these videos to prepare for this course (requires an Oxford University account with
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Word 2013
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? Word: Managing your thesis
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

What you will need:

BYOD friendly. A computer and software are provided, however you can bring your own with the correct software installed (read our guidance first)


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.