Mac-Pages

Class Sessions: Two, 2-hour classes

 

Course Prerequisites:

Must be thoroughly familiar with Mac-keyboard skills. This is a basic class in Mac Word Processing, but not in Mac-keyboard skills.

Course Description:

Mac-Pages is unified (mac-based) with other devices, but the emphasis will be using Pages on a computer, although you are welcome to use an iPad or other compatible devices.

Mac-Pages is a Word Processor/Desktop Publisher and we will explore the BASIC capabilities that might be practical and (hopefully) useful for Sun City residents.

Course Objectives:

We will learn about the following in some detail and as time permits: 

  • The User Interface and Definitions
  • Toolbars and Customizing Toolbars
  • Page and Section breaks
  • Adding a Table of Contents
  • The "Document" Inspector
  • The "Format" Inspector
  • The Style Tab & Paragraph Styles
  • Borders and Rules
  • Working with Placeholders and Anchors
  • Working with and Formatting Tables (Covered fully in Mac-Numbers)
  • Adding and working with Shapes
  • Working with Mac-Pages Templates
  • Working with Your Own Templates and saving them
  • Making a "Family Newsletter" (as time permits)

Updated:  10/2019