Event title:

Microsoft Word 2: Features for structuring your dissertation/thesis

Event details

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
13:00 - 15:00
Esk Computer Room
Workshop size:

Event description

This master class will introduce you to the power tools in MS Word. Learn how to control each chapter with styles and section breaks. Add formatting to a heading so it keeps its position at the top of a page, regardless of how much text goes before it. Find out how to insert different page numbering throughout your document.

Master class requirements: It is essential that participants attend "Microsoft Word 1: Styles and automatic features" prior to attending this master class.

By the end of the master class you will be able to create a template for your thesis which will include:

  • Using multi level numbering to automate:
    • Chapter numbering
    • Section numbering
    • Paragraph numbering 
  • Using captioning to:
    • Label tables, figures and equations
    • Autocaption
    • Produce an automatic table of tables/figures/equations
  • Cross referencing
  • Saving formats to a template

Who is this master class for?

This master class is aimed at postgraduate students who need help with formatting their thesis.

This master class is run by a Library Skills Adviser


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