Microsoft Office is essential to the day to day operations of our life. Whether you are an employee who knows the basics or wants to change your career to work in an administrative environment, knowing the features of MS office is an important tool to successfully and accurately organize, manage, present documents, data, and figures in home, office, and schools. This course will accelerate your existing Office skillset through a mix of online instruction and self-study where you’ll go from basic to advanced skills in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and more in a matter of weeks.
(Note: This course has a new course code. It was formerly TECC030)
Microsoft Office 2013 or a more recent version. Learners are responsible for obtaining their own software. Microsoft 365 is available for free for students registered at Continuing Studies at UVic. View details.
Any requests to withdraw received more than a week prior to the course start date will be issued a full tuition refund. A refund—less an administrative fee ($60)—will be issued if you request to withdraw or transfer courses within the week prior to the course start date. No refunds will be issued after the course start date. Requests to transfer from one course section to another, or to withdraw from one course to another, are considered course withdrawals and will adhere to withdrawal deadlines noted above.
Continuing Studies statement on use of educational technology
This course will require the use of Zoom and may use other education technology such as internet-based applications, cloud services, or social media. In order to complete this course you will be required to either consent to the disclosure of your personal information outside of Canada to enable use of these technologies, or work with the Division of Continuing Studies to explore other privacy protective options (such as using an alias or nickname).