Microsoft PowerPoint
Part 1


  • Duration: 1 days
  • Price: $225.00
  • Certifications:
  • Exams:
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This course is taught using Microsoft Office 2016, which covers versions 2013 and 2016, as well as the interface with Office 365.

Course Overviewadd_circle_outline

So, how do you grab and maintain an audience's focus when you're asked to present important information? By being clear, organized, and engaging. And, that is exactly what Microsoft Office PowerPoint can help you do.

Gone are the days of flip charts or drawing on a white board to illustrate your point. Today's audiences are tech savvy, accustomed to high-impact multimedia content, and stretched for time. By learning how to use the vast array of features and functionality contained within Microsoft Office PowerPoint, you will gain the ability to organize your content, enhance it with high-impact visuals, and deliver it with a punch.

In this course, you will use PowerPoint to begin creating engaging, dynamic multimedia presentations.

Target Audienceadd_circle_outline

This course is designed for students who wish to gain the foundational understanding of Microsoft Office PowerPoint that is necessary to create and develop engaging multimedia presentations.

Course Outlineadd_circle_outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

  • Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  • Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Use Help

Lesson 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation

  • Select a Presentation Type
  • View and Navigate a Presentation
  • Edit Text
  • Build a Presentation

Lesson 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing

  • Format Characters
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Text Boxes

Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation

  • Insert Clip Art and Images
  • Insert Shapes

Lesson 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation

  • Edit Objects
  • Format Objects
  • Group Objects
  • Arrange Objects
  • Animate Objects

Lesson 6: Adding Tables to Your Presentation

  • Create a Table
  • Format a Table
  • Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications

Lesson 7: Adding Charts to Your Presentation

  • Create a Chart
  • Format a Chart
  • Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel

Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation

  • Review Your Presentation
  • Apply Transitions
  • Print Your Presentation
  • Deliver Your Presentation
Prerequisitesadd_circle_outline

To ensure success, students should be familiar with using personal computers, and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse. Students should be comfortable in the Windows 8/8.1/10 environment, and be able to use Windows 8 to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks the students should be able to perform include: launching and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders.

To meet this prerequisite, you can take any one or more of the following courses:

  • Using Microsoft Windows 8/8.1/10
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Transition from Windows 7
  • If this is your first Microsoft Office course, send an email to pretests@dwwtc.com to request the Windows 10 pretest to ensure that you will be able to navigate successfully the Windows 10 environment.
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