Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Expert

This is the most advance Microsoft Office course you can do. Doing this course will set you apart from other applicants for a job. It will show employers that you are not only serious about having the best skills you can but also that you have fully mastered the Microsoft Office Suite.

Course Information:

CourseMicrosoft Office Specialist 2013 – Expert (MOS)
 Programme TypeProfessional Industry Partner Programme
 Award TypeMicrosoft Certificate: Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Expert
 Award Issued ByMicrosoft
 Accredited By Not Applicable
 Course Duration9 Months
 Entrance Criteria
  • Learner Must have completed the Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Proficient Course before you can Advance to the Expert Level
  • Learners must be 16 years or older
  • The ability to read and write in english
  • Access to a computer
  • Computer Literacy
  • *Exam fees are not included in your course fees

What is Included in your Course Fee?


All your study material, textbooks and study notes

All the study notes and textbooks you need to pass your course is included in your course fees. There is no list of books to buy at a bookstore. No extra hidden costs for textbooks. The price we give you includes everything you will need to complete your course.
When there are external costs like institute membership or exam fees, we will warn you about that before you register. So you are able to budget your monthly study costs.

Courier Fees

The courier fees are included in your course fees. No waiting on the Post Office. You don’t spend weeks waiting on your next package with study materials. On average we deliver in a week or less.


All your Tutorial Services

We have a dedicated team of tutors and administrators to help you with each and every query you might have on your course.


Online Study Group with Together We Pass

Skills Academy students get free access to the Together We Pass (TWP) online study groups. The study groups are facilitated by your own Skills Academy lecturers and tutors. This is where you get the best help with your studies! And when YOU have the answer, you can even help your classmates!


Limitless access to your Lecturers and Tutors (in Office Hours)

Together We Pass, in association with Skills Academy, offers free online study groups for all of their students.  That means that within two days of signing up you will be registered in your online study group and you can start engaging with your classmates and your lecturers.

This is key to the Skills Academy strategy of high contact, supported learning so all students are encouraged to use the study groups as much as possible.

Students should also remember that these study groups are facilitated by their own Skills Academy lecturers, which means they can answer any question you might have.  We hope you find the study groups useful in your studies!


What is NOT Included in your Course Fee?

  • Writing materials
  • Envelopes to send assignments to us

In fact, you can upload your assignments here through our Learner Portal, and cut out the price of envelopes out as well!


How Will My Study Material Look?

Once you have successfully enrolled with us, we will send you a package within the first 1-2 working days. In this package, you will receive a Skills Academy Welcome Pack as well as the first set of study material for the Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Expert (MOS) course. Look at the image below to see what you can expect from us.

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Our Tutors Will Make Sure You Pass!

Here at Skills Academy, we want to make sure you pass on your first try. That’s why we have a team of smart and helpful tutors that will assist you every step of the way. You can call them during the day for any assistance or Whatsapp them in a group if you need a quick answer to a tough question.


1. Microsoft Word Expert

2. Microsoft Excel Expert


1. Microsoft Word Expert

Unit 1:  Document interactivity

  • Topic A:  Creating forms
  • Topic B:  Inserting objects and charts
  • Topic C:  Web pages

Unit 2:  Document references

  • Topic A:  Tables of contents and captions
  • Topic B:  Indexes, bibliographies, and footnotes

Unit 3:  Working efficiently

  • Topic A:  Customizing the ribbon
  • Topic B:  Building Blocks
  • Topic C:  Master documents

Unit 4:  Macros and VBA fundamentals

  • Topic A:  Simple macros
  • Topic B:  Visual Basic for Applications
  • Topic C:  Modifying and creating macros
  • Topic D:  Word objects

Unit 5:  VBA programming

  • Topic A:  Control structures
  • Topic B:  VBA forms
  • Topic C:  Debugging and error handling


2. Microsoft Excel Expert

Unit 1:  Advanced functions and formulas

  • Topic A:  Logical functions
  • Topic B:  Conditional functions
  • Topic C:  Financial functions
  • Topic D:  Text functions
  • Topic E:  Date and time functions
  • Topic F:  Array formulas
  • Topic G:  Calculation options

Unit 2:  Lookups and data tables

  • Topic A:  Using lookup functions
  • Topic B:  Creating data tables

Unit 3:  Advanced data management

  • Topic A:  Validating cell entries
  • Topic B:  Advanced filtering

Unit 4:  Advanced charting

  • Topic A:  Chart formatting options
  • Topic B:  Combination charts
  • Topic C:  Graphical objects

Unit 5:  PivotTables and PivotCharts

  • Topic A:  Working with PivotTables
  • Topic B:  Modifying PivotTable data
  • Topic C:  Formatting PivotTables
  • Topic D:  Using PivotCharts
  • Topic E:  PowerPivot

Unit 6:  Exporting and importing data

  • Topic A:  Exporting and importing text files

Unit 7:  Analytical tools

  • Topic A:  Goal Seek
  • Topic B:  Scenarios
  • Topic C:  Instant data analysis

Unit 8:  Macros and Visual Basic

  • Topic A:  Running and recording a macro
  • Topic B:  Working with VBA code

Unit 9:  Accessibility and language features

  • Topic A:  Accessibility considerations
  • Topic B:  Internationalization


Assessments & Awards

After you completed the Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Proficient (MOS) and the Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 – Expert (MOS) courses. You then automatically Qualify as a Microsoft Office Specialist Master. 

Upon completion, you will receive an official certificate of completion from Microsoft via our courier system.


This course is a Accredited by Microsoft Official.

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When Can I Start?

You can start right now! Click Here to fill in an application form and a friendly Student Consultant will contact you to ensure this is the right course for you.


Last Updated: September 17, 2018

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