Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1 (Basic)

Switch version: 2010
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Learn how to use PowerPoint 365 to make dynamic presentations and collaborate with some of the new and improved features and connectivity options available.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will create presentations using a variety of slide layouts and content, including the use of slide transitions and basic animation skills. You will:
  • Create Title Slides
  • Create Bulleted Lists
  • Add Text and Other Objects to Slides
  • Create Tables
  • Work with SmartArt
  • Add Animation Effects to Your Presentation
  • Add Transitions to Your Slides
  • Save and Print Your Presentation
Target Student:
This course is for individuals who are new to Microsoft PowerPoint 365 and who want to gain confidence navigating the interface, using slides, inserting graphics and text, and formatting their slides in order to present ideas clearly.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started
Getting Started with PowerPoint 365
Creating Presentations
Editing Presentations
Viewing a Presentation
Getting Help in PowerPoint 365

Section 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
Building a Presentation
Editing Text and Objects
Formatting Text
Formatting Paragraphs

Section 3: Working with Images and Shapes
Inserting Graphics
Modifying Objects
Formatting Objects
Adjusting Image Appearance

Section 4: Working with SmartArt
Creating SmartArt
Modifying SmartArt
Formatting SmartArt

Section 5: Working with Tables
Creating Tables
Editing Tables
Formatting Tables

Section 6: Finishing Your Presentation
Animating Objects
Applying Transitions
Customizing Design Options
Working with Comments
Co-authoring Presentations
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
PowerPoint is Microsoft’s powerful and easy-to-use presentation program. PowerPoint 2019 incorporates some new features and connectivity options in order to make collaboration and production as easy as possible.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will create presentations using a variety of slide layouts and content, including the use of slide transitions and basic animation skills. You will:
  • Create Title Slides
  • Create Bulleted Lists
  • Add Graphic Elements to Slides
  • Create Tables
  • Create Charts
  • Add Animation Effects to Your Presentation
  • Add Transitions to Your Slides
  • Save and Print Your Presentation
Target Student:
This course is for individuals who are new to Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 and want to gain confidence navigating the interface, using slides, inserting graphics and text, and formatting their slides in order to present ideas clearly.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint
Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
Use Help

Section 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
Select a Presentation Type
Build a Presentation
Lay Out a Presentation
Edit Text
View and Navigate a Presentation

Section 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing
Format Characters
Format Paragraphs
Format Text Boxes

Section 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation
Insert Images
Insert Shapes
Insert WordArt

Section 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation
Edit Objects
Format Objects
Group Objects
Arrange Objects

Section 6: Adding Tables and Charts to Your Presentation
Create a Table
Create a Chart

Section 7: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation
Review Your Presentation
Print Your Presentation
Deliver Your Presentation
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
PowerPoint is Microsoft’s powerful and easy-to-use presentation program. PowerPoint 2016 incorporates some new features and connectivity options in order to make collaboration and production as easy as possible.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will create presentations using a variety of slide layouts and content, including the use of slide transitions and basic animation skills. You will:
  • Create Title Slides
  • Create Bulleted Lists
  • Add Graphic Elements to Slides
  • Create Tables
  • Create Charts
  • Add Animation Effects to Your Presentation
  • Add Transitions to Your Slides
  • Save and Print Your Presentation
Target Student:
This course is for individuals who are new to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 and want to gain confidence navigating the interface, using slides, inserting graphics and text, and formatting their slides in order to present ideas clearly.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint
Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
Use Help

Section 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
Select a Presentation Type
Build a Presentation
Lay Out a Presentation
Edit Text
View and Navigate a Presentation

Section 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing
Format Characters
Format Paragraphs
Format Text Boxes

Section 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation
Insert Images
Insert Shapes
Insert WordArt

Section 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation
Edit Objects
Format Objects
Group Objects
Arrange Objects

Section 6: Adding Tables and Charts to Your Presentation
Create a Table
Create a Chart

Section 7: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation
Review Your Presentation
Print Your Presentation
Deliver Your Presentation
Course Length: 6 hours (1 day)
Microsoft PowerPoint is used to create dynamic electronic slideshow presentations that provide audiences with an entertaining yet professional medium.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will create presentations using a variety of slide layouts and content, including the use of slide transitions and basic animation skills. You will:
  • Create Title Slides
  • Create Bulleted Lists
  • Add Graphic Elements to Slides
  • Create Tables
  • Create Charts
  • Add Animation Effects to Your Presentation
  • Add Transitions to Your Slides
  • Save and Print Your Presentation
Target Student:
This course is designed for people who give presentations and wish to provide a dynamic medium for their delivery.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Starting Out
Lesson 1.1: Meeting Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010
Lesson 1.2: Creating a Presentation
Lesson 1.3: Working with Your Presentation
Lesson 1.4: Editing Your Presentation
Lesson 1.5: Arranging Slides
Lesson 1.6: Getting Help in PowerPoint

Section 2: Understanding and Customizing the PowerPoint Interface
Lesson 2.1: Getting Acquainted
Lesson 2.2: The Quick Access Toolbar
Lesson 2.3: Tabs and Groups
Lesson 2.4: Customizing the Ribbon

Section 3: Adding Art to Your Presentation
Lesson 3.1: Drawing Shapes
Lesson 3.2: Working with Shapes
Lesson 3.3: Working with Text and Shapes
Lesson 3.4: Advanced Shape Tasks

Section 4: Working with Pictures
Lesson 4.1: Inserting Pictures
Lesson 4.2: Editing Pictures
Lesson 4.3: Doing More with Pictures
Lesson 4.4: Formatting Pictures
Lesson 4.5: Managing Pictures

Section 5: Creating Presentations
Lesson 5.1: Using Templates
Lesson 5.2: Working with Text Boxes
Lesson 5.3: Basic Editing Tools
Lesson 5.4: Formatting Text, Part 1
Lesson 5.5: Formatting Text, Part 2
Lesson 5.6: Advanced Text Tools

Section 6: Printing and Viewing Your Presentation
Lesson 6.1: Using Layouts and Views
Lesson 6.2: Viewing a Slide Show
Lesson 6.3: Preparing Your Presentation
Lesson 6.4: Printing Your Presentation

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