Workshop:  Word Editing Skills

Course ID - CTD0102

Short Title: Word Editing Skills 

Audience:        Faculty, Staff, Administrators
Total Time:      2 hours    
Prerequisite     None


This workshop is designed for those at an intermediate level of use and understanding of Microsoft word.  Participants will learn skills such as the use and options settings of Word Spell Checker, Word Grammar Check, and the Word Thesaurus.  Participants will also have a better understanding of styles.


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Set the options in Spell Checker to adjust for contractions, style, and accept hyperlinks
  • Set the options in grammar Check to give readability status
  • Use synonyms and find correct definitions using the Thesaurus
  • Set the auto text to correct some of my common errors



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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0102
Course Title: Word Editing Skills
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.