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Visio 2010 Introduction Course Outline

 (1 day)
Version 2010

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Course Objective
You will design and manage basic diagrams, workflow, and flowcharts.

Target Student
This course is designed for persons who have an understanding of the basic workflow and the concept of end-to-end flowcharting.

Students should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard (basic typing skills are recommended). They should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on their computers. Specifically, they should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
become familiar with the Visio interface and create a basic Visio document.
create a route map by using Visio features to work with shapes and text.
modify, format, and arrange shapes to enhance a basic diagram.
create process diagrams.
represent an organization hierarchy as a Visio diagram.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Visio 2010
Topic 1A: Explore the Visio Interface
Topic 1B: Customize the Visio Interface
Topic 1C: Create a New Diagram

Lesson 2: Creating a Route Map
Topic 2A: Add Shapes to a Diagram
Topic 2B: Manipulate Shapes
Topic 2C: Add Text
Topic 2D: Format Text
Topic 2E: Change the Stacking Order

Lesson 3: Modifying Diagram Shapes
Topic 3A: Manage Shapes
Topic 3B: Format Shapes

Lesson 4: Creating Process Diagrams
Topic 4A: Create a Flowchart
Topic 4B: Apply Page Styles
Topic 4C: Create a Cross-Functional Flowchart
Topic 4D: Create a Workflow Diagram

Lesson 5: Representing an Organization Hierarchy
Topic 5A: Create an Organization Chart
Topic 5B: Modify an Organization Chart
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