Category

ICT

Course type

Microsoft

Cost per individual

£150 +VAT
Public course

Cost per course

£495 +VAT
Client site, max 10 individuals

Duration

1 Day

Full/Part time

Part Time

Provider

ITS SmartStyle Training

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This course is intended for users who have little or no experience of PowerPoint who need to be able to create, edit, format and run professional presentations.

Objectives: By the end of the course users will be able to produce a presentation using predefined templates which includes text, bulleted lists, images and charts. They will also be able to run a slide show with transition effects.

Prerequisites: Users must be proficient with a mouse and keyboard and be able to confidently work within a Windows environment - minimise, maximise, open, close.

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Presentation Basics
  • Navigating the PowerPoint Interface
  • Ribbon Commands, Dialog Boxes & Task Panes
  • Opening, Saving & Closing Presentations
  • Creating Presentations with Templates
Creating, Editing & Navigating
  • Selecting, Moving & Resizing Objects
  • Rotating & Deleting Objects
  • Creating & Inserting New Slides
  • Changing Slide Layouts
  • Working with Text Boxes
  • Working with Bulleted Lists
  • Selecting, Editing & Deleting Text
  • Moving & Copying Text
Formatting & Proofing Tools
  • Formatting Text
  • Bulleted & Numbered Lists
  • Change Case
  • Using Spell Check
Drawing Tools, WordArt & Graphics
  • Drawing & Formatting Shapes
  • Flipping & Rotating Shapes
  • Working with Stacked Objects
  • Creating & Editing WordArt
  • Inserting & Manipulating Pictures
  • Using Icons
SmartArt
  • Inserting SmartArt Objects
  • Adding, Editing & Deleting SmartArt Shapes
  • Formatting SmartArt
  • Converting Text to SmartArt
Charts
  • Inserting Charts & Graphs
  • Entering & Editing Chart Data
  • Modifying the Chart Layout
Slide Design
  • Applying a Theme to a Presentation
  • Theme Variants
  • Slide Sizes
  • Background Styles
Viewing & Showing Slides
  • Organising Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Running a Slide Show
  • Slide Transition Effects
  • Animating Objects
Page Setup & Printing
  • Using Print Preview
  • Printing Slides, Notes & Handout Pages

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