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Microsoft Office Specialist - Powerpoint - Part-time

This course is an introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 and leads to the Microsoft Office Specialist exam 77-729, enabling learners to demonstrate their ability to effectively use Microsoft PowerPoint to create professional presentations, so is ideal for anyone wanting to boost their CV.

  • Course Description

    This course is part of a suite of courses covering various industry recognised examinations enabling learners to become a Certified Microsoft Office Specialist Master (MOS). The course will be delivered in CWA's new Microsoft Show Classroom with access to specialist online learning materials through Microsoft Imagine Academy.

    The course enables learners to use Microsoft Powerpoint 2016 to achieve the following in:

    • Create and manage presentations
    • Insert and format shapes and slides
    • Create slide content
    • Apply transitions and animations
    • Manage multiple presentations
  • Entry Requirements

    Whilst there are no official entry requirements, basic computing skills are required.

  • Course Length

    This course runs each Thursday from 6pm. The tutorial sessions will be generally one hour long but there are three two hour sessions: in week 1 to ensure you have access to the online resources and contact details for your tutor are initialised in week 5 to ensure progress is being made and to ensure access to practice exams and finally in week 10 for exam preparation.

  • Course Fees
    Age Cost
    Course fee £120

    Fee information

    There are no fee waivers or reductions available for this course. The full cost of the course is payable on application. CWA staff can study this course for free.

    Please note the information on this page was correct at the time of publication but is subject to change due to factors beyond our control.
  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    MOS PowerPoint 2016: Core Presentation Design and Delivery Skills - 77-729

    How is my course assessed?

    Practical exam in controlled environment.

This programme will run twice throughout the academic year with courses beginning on 12th January 2021 and 22nd April 2021

King's Lynn


Duration This will be delivered over ten weeks with tutorial sessions in the college's specialist classrooms and tutor support throughout.

Starting 14/01/2021



Duration 10 weeks

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Success story

Jake Mattless

Computing - Level 3

Jake sucessfully completed level 2 in IT prior to commencing level 3 in Computing. In addition, he scored 100% in his Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) qualification to secure a place in MOS Four Nations Championship Final 2019.

Jake said: “I really enjoyed my course and gaining the MOS certification. I have learnt lots of skills that I will be able to take forward and use in any job I have in the future. My lecturers have been amazing. They’ve been extremely supportive and helpful, and the teaching has been really in-depth, all of which has really helped me to grow in confidence during my time at CWA.”

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