General Description: The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft Publisher are sufficient to be able to create publications such as flyers, newsletters and labels.

Learning Outcomes: At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Work with the basic features of Publisher
  • Create a new publication
  • Understand concepts essential to the use of Publisher
  • Understand how to work with text
  • Understand different techniques for working with text
  • Insert building blocks into a publication
  • Insert and modify shapes
  • Insert and modify pictures
  • Create, use and modify a table
  • Create publications based on different layout and design options
  • Use master pages effectively
  • Conduct and customise a mail merge
  • Create a catalogue merge
  • Save and share a publication in several different ways
  • Find the information you need in Help

Prerequisites: Microsoft Publisher 2016 assumes little or no knowledge of the software. However, it would be beneficial to have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system environment.