Microsoft Outlook Online


Outlook Online is the cloud-based version of Microsoft’s information management application. This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed with Outlook Online quickly. By the end of this course, students should be comfortable using Outlook Online in their day-to-day workflow. Key learning areas will include creating and sending messages, managing contacts, using the calendar, and managing tasks.

Getting Started

In the first lesson students will learn how to log into Office 365, launch Outlook Online and become familiar with its interface. We will also take a look at the various Outlook Online workspaces and, how to access customization options.

Working with Email Messages

Next, creating and sending email messages will be covered.  We look at basic response options, how to add items to a message and, ways to manage and organize messages.

Organizing Email

Students will then learn how to manage folders, use categories and viewing tools and, how to clean up messages.

Using the Calendar Workspace

Next, we start to learn how to use the calendar and how to create and modify events inside it. We will also look at the different types of shared calendars and how to view them.

Using the People Workspace

This topic introduces the People workspace and its views. Students will learn how to create contacts and interact with them in different ways

Using the Tasks Workspace

The final lesson explores the Tasks workspace and how to create and manage tasks.