Before you begin

You should have familiarity with using a computer and the Windows environment. You should have good experience of using Word, including creating tables. If this is not the case we recommend you take either of our Word - Format your documents or Computer and online basics qualification courses.

Delivery Method: Tutor led
Course Duration: 3 hours

Postgraduates will need to pay £10 to DD&T reception, 4 East South.

What you will learn

Microsoft Word is a word-processing application which you can use to write and edit text. This course is taught through a mixture of demonstration and hands-on practice. You will learn how to:

  • create a data source for the mail merge
  • insert Word fields into a mail merge document
  • merge the data source with a Word document to make multiple bespoke documents
  • merge an Excel spreadsheet with a Word document
  • specify criteria for what to merge
  • sort and filter mail merge results
  • create labels using mail merge

What other learners have said about this course

"Very helpful - really appreciated trainer's approach."

"Good course"

Book your place

To book your place:

  • Go to the Employee Self Service booking page
  • Select the date you wish to book
  • Enter any optional personal objectives you wish to achieve
  • Select "Save"

Course dates and times

  • Thursday 29 August 2019, 2:15pm to 5:15pm
  • Wednesday 18 September 2019, 9:15am to 12:15pm
  • Tuesday 29 October 2019, 9:15am to 12:15pm

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