Excel Basic

Aug 22, 2017 09:00am -
Aug 22, 2017 04:30pm
(GMT-6)

 

Event Description

This ILT Series course will familiarize students with spreadsheet terminology and the fundamental concepts of Microsoft Excel, including identifying Excel window components, navigating worksheets, and downloading templates. In addition, students will learn the basics of entering and editing text, values, and formulas, and how to save workbooks in the native Excel format, as well as in other formats. They will learn how to move and copy data and formulas, how to determine absolute and relative references, and how to work with ranges, rows, and columns. Students will also learn how to use simple functions, and how to easily apply formatting techniques to worksheet data. They will create and modify charts, and work with graphics. Finally, they will review workbooks for spelling errors, modify page setup, and print worksheets.

This course will help students prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist core-level exam for Excel (exam 77-420) and the Microsoft Office Specialist Expert exam for Excel (exam 77-421). For comprehensive certification training, students should complete the Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced courses for Excel.

Course Outline

Unit 1: Getting started
Topic A: Spreadsheet terminology
Topic B: The Excel environment
Topic C: Navigating a worksheet
Topic D: Using a template

Unit 2: Entering and editing data
Topic A: Entering and editing text and values
Topic B: Entering and editing formulas
Topic C: Saving and updating workbooks

Unit 3: Modifying a worksheet
Topic A: Moving and copying data
Topic B: Moving, copying, and viewing formulas
Topic C: Absolute and relative references
Topic D: Inserting and deleting ranges, rows, and columns

Unit 4: Functions
Topic A: Entering functions
Topic B: AutoSum
Topic C: Other common functions

Unit 5: Formatting
Topic A: Text formatting
Topic B: Row and column formatting
Topic C: Number formatting
Topic D: Conditional formatting
Topic E: Additional formatting options

Unit 6: Charts
Topic A: Chart basics
Topic B: Formatting charts

Unit 7: Graphics
Topic A: Working with pictures
Topic B: Conditional formatting with graphics
Topic C: SmartArt graphics

Unit 8: Printing
Topic A: Preparing to print
Topic B: Page Setup options
Topic C: Printing worksheets

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this course.

Advanced Preparation: There is no advanced preparation for this course.

Competencies: Computer Science

Delivery Method: Group-Live

Program Level: Basic

Recommend CPE Credits: 7

Fields of Study: Computer Science

Duration: Full-day – 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Member Cost:  $175; Nonmember Cost: $189

Computer Training Cancellation/Reschedule Policy: If cancellation/reschedule is received 15 or more business days prior to the start of the class, there will be no penalty. If cancellation/reschedule is received 10-14 business days prior to the start of the class, there will be 50% penalty billed. Anything less than 10 business days the full fee for the class will be billed.

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or program cancelation policies, please contact AAIM’s Research and Solutions Team at 314-754-0166.​


Event Type:Computer Training
Category:Computer Training
Early registration ends on May 09, 2017.
Regular registration starts on May 10, 2017 and ends on Aug 21, 2017.
Late registration starts on Aug 22, 2017.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

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Registration Fees
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Member Fee: $175.00$175.00$175.00
Non-Member Fee: $189.00$189.00$189.00