They will also edit and format slide content, and apply transition effects. Designated as Approved Courseware. For comprehensive certification training, students should complete PowerPoint: Basic and Advanced.
After completing this course, students will know how to:
Topic A: The PowerPoint interface
Topic A: Creating a basic presentation
Topic B: Working with slides
Topic C: Templates and themes
Editing slide content
Topic A: Formatting text
Topic B: Editing efficiently
Working with shapes
Topic A: Creating shapes
Topic B: Formatting shapes
Topic C: Applying content to shapes
Topic A: WordArt
Topic B: Pictures
Tables and charts
Topic A: Tables
Topic B: Charts
Topic C: SmartArt
Preparing and printing presentations
Topic A: Proofing presentations
Topic B: Preparing a presentation
Topic C: Printing presentations
Topics covered will vary slightly depending upon the version you are using, e.g 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019 or 365.
taking this course, you should be familiar with personal
computers and the use of a keyboard and a mouse.
Furthermore, this course assumes that you've completed
a Windows Basic course or have equivalent experience.
Thetarget student for the course
is an individual who wants to learn the basic features
of PowerPoint to create effective presentations by using
the drawing tools, clip art, WordArt, charts, and
tables. You need little or no experience using
For comprehensive training,
you should complete both of the following courses:
PowerPoint: Basic and PowerPoint: Advanced.
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