MOS: Microsoft Office 2013

  • Become a specialist in working productively & efficiently across Microsoft Office 2013 with this MOS certification
  • Gain practical experience working across Microsoft applications Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint & Word
  • Study online at your own pace

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the MOS on Microsoft Office 2013 certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

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At a glance

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Career Opportunities

Globally recognised


Familiarity with the Microsoft Windows interface



Course length
21 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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The cost of a course can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are an Australian resident
  • How you pay for the course (via a government loan, via a payment plan, or upfront)

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What you'll learn

You will learn about:

  • Working productively and efficiently across the Microsoft Office 2013 suite of applications
  • Data manipulation and document formatting at an advanced level
  • Managing user groups in SharePoint, including community sites
  • Configuring lists, libraries, e-mail and announcements in SharePoint
  • Data search, validation and macros in Excel
  • Creating advanced slideshows in PowerPoint

Course structure

58 units


  1. 77-420: Excel 2013

    • Creating workbooks, worksheets & data
    • Saving & printing data
    • Formatting cells & worksheets
    • Formatting data
    • Presenting data using conditional formatting & sparklines
    • Performing calculations using functions
    • Presenting data in tables & charts
    • Creating & customising visual elements
    • Customising options & views
    • Manipulating data
    • Data search, data validation & macros
  2. 77-427 Excel 2013 Expert: Part One

    • Reviewing & protecting content
    • Advanced formats & layouts
    • Advanced formulas & functions
    • Using PivotTables, PivotCharts & advanced charts
  3. 77-428 Excel 2013 Expert: Part Two

    • Sharing & linking data & adding Office apps
    • Reviewing & protecting content
    • Advanced formats & layouts
    • Advanced formulas & functions
    • Using financial functions & what-if analysis
    • Using PivotTables, PivotCharts & advanced charts
  4. 77-423: Outlook 2013

    • Working with e-mail
    • Managing e-mail
    • Working with contacts
    • Scheduling with appointments, events & tasks
    • Working with meetings
    • Formatting e-mail & configuring message options
    • Management & customisation
    • Mail automation, cleanup & storage
    • Collaboration & customisation with the calendar, contacts & tasks
  5. 77-422: PowerPoint 2013

    • Creating presentations
    • Enhancing PowerPoint 2013 presentations 
    • Animations & media
    • Finalising a PowerPoint 2013 presentation
    • Advanced slide shows tools
    • Sharing, printing, protecting & delivery presentations
  6. 77-419: SharePoint 2013

    • Navigating, lists, libraries, alerts & document sets
    • My site & social features
    • Community sites, search & Office integration
    • Configuring pages, sites & content
    • Configuring lists, libraries, e-mail & announcements
    • Managing templates, views & versioning
    • Managing web parts, users & groups
    • Using & configuring search
    • Workflows, collaboration & analysis
  7. 77-418: Word 2013

    • Performing basic tasks 
    • Editing & formatting
    • Structuring a document
    • Adding Lists & Objects
    • Using tables
    • Advanced formatting
    • Customising document layout
    • Advanced table customisation
    • Inserting & formatting graphics
    • Navigating & reviewing documents
    • Reference tools & mail merge
    • Adjusting document views & customising the appearance
    • Sharing & collaboration


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

After 12 months, you will be charged an interest rate of 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be repaid.

Most working Australian adults are eligible. See Am I Eligible? for details.

A SEEK Learning consultant can help you set up this payment plan. There is a $99 annual fee. Terms and conditions apply.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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