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Microsoft Excel Introduction

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Introduction

Microsoft Excel is one of the world's leading Windows spreadsheets, combining worksheet, graphics and database functions with sophisticated presentation facilities. 

Objectives

To be able to create, edit and print spreadsheets and be conversant with the basic formulae and functions. The knowledge gained will enable students to become immediately effective on their return to the office. 

Designed for

New users. Participants should be familiar with Windows to an introductory level. The combined material covered in the Excel Introduction and Excel Intermediate will provide delegates with the necessary knowledge to sit the ECDL Module 4 – Spreadsheets or the MOUS Excel Core exam. 

Duration

One day 

Topics

  • Introduction
  • The menu system and dialog boxes
  • The Excel screen layout
  • Office Assist interactive help
  • Worksheet
  • Creating & saving spreadsheets
  • New Workbook task pane
  • Entering data
  • Selecting cells
  • Cut, Copy & Paste
  • Clipboard task pane
  • Cell fonts and colours
  • Cell borders and shading
  • Constructing simple formulae
  • Introduction to "=" functions
  • Basic “What-if” techniques
  • Absolute cell references
  • Charts
  • The Chart Wizard
  • Enhancing charts – legends and titles
  • Printing
  • Previewing options
  • Printing options – page orientation and scaling

Follow-up

Microsoft Excel Intermediate - 1 day Microsoft Excel Advanced - 1 day Microsoft Excel Introduction to VBA programming - 1 day 

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