Word - Graphics, Pictures, and Shapes

1 Hour


Delivery Method
Virtual Instructor Led

UT Pro from New Horizons

This class is part of a 12‑month UT Pro Subscription

Course Overview

Learn how to capture your reader’s attention by adding graphics, pictures, and shapes to your documents. Even in text-heavy documents, graphic elements like pull quotes and drop caps help lure readers into your words.

Course Objectives

Add an Effect to a Picture, Adjust a Picture Effect, Crop Pictures, Add Text Box, Add Shapes, Format Text Boxes and Shapes, Wrap Text around an Object, Position Objects, Group Objects, Align Objects, Create SmartArt Graphics, Add Text to a SmartArt, Modify a SmartArt Graphic, Add a SmartArt Shape, Delete a SmartArt Shape, Insert WordArt, Modify WordArt, Insert Drop Caps, Insert Watermarks, Add Page Background Color, Add Page Borders

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Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


  • Work with Pictures
  • Add Text Boxes
  • Wrap Text around an Object
  • Group Objects
  • Create SmartArt Graphics
  • Modify a SmartArt Graphic
  • Insert WordArt
  • Insert Drop Caps
  • Insert Watermarks

Upcoming Class Dates and Times

May 6
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
May 14
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM