Microsoft Office Excel 2013

30 Hours / 12 Months / Self-Paced

Course Overview:

This course trains you how to use the features of Microsoft Excel 2013. Excel 2013 is an incredibly powerful tool for getting meaning out of vast amounts of data. But it also works really well for simple calculations and tracking almost any kind of information. The key for unlocking all that potential is the grid of cells. Cells can contain numbers, text or formulas. You put data in your cells and group them in rows and columns. That allows you to add up your data, sort and filter it, put it in tables, and build great-looking charts.

This course includes:
  • Visual Demonstrations & Multimedia Presentations
  • Quizzes & Exam Simulators
  • Social Learning & Networking
  • Flash Cards & Educational Games
  • Enhanced Navigation and Controls

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Office 2013 Exam 77-420: Excel 2013 certification exam.

Course Outline:

Excel Introduction
  • Intro To Excel Overview Of Screen
  • Ribbon Elements
  • Entering Data And Editing Font Attributes
  • Number Formats
  • Formatting Cells
  • Printing
  • Formulas Part 1
  • Formulas Part 2
  • Rearranging Data
  • More Formulas
  • More Formulas Part 2 Review And Sort
  • More Formulas Part3 Concatenate
  • Chart Part 1
  • Chart Part 2
  • Chart Part 3
  • Summary
Excel Intermediate
  • 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Review
  • 2.3 Formulas Across Worksheets Part 1
  • 2.4 Formulas Across Worksheets Part 2
  • 2.5 Conditional Formatting
  • 2.6 Data Validation
  • 2.7 Named Ranges
  • 2.8 CSV Files
  • 2.9 Text To Column
  • 2.10 Grouping Data
  • 2.11 More Charts Beyond Building Blocks
  • 2.12 Working With Windows Part 1
  • 2.13 Working With Windows Part 2
  • 2.14 Headers Footers And Protecting Data
Excel Advanced
  • 3.1 Pivot Tables Part 1
  • 3.2 Pivot Tables Part 2
  • 3.3 Sparklines
  • 3.4 Trancing Formulas
  • 3.5 What If Scenario
  • 3.6 External Data Sources
  • 3.7 Customizing Menus And Options
  • 3.8 Customizing Menus And Options Part 2
  • 3.9 Macros

All necessary materials are included.

Certifications:

The content in the certification course will prepare students to take the associated industry recognized exam.  Please note that the individual state requirements may vary.  Students will be responsible to check with their state’s governing body for state specific requirements.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Office 2013 Exam 77-420: Excel 2013 certification exam.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:
  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue steaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
Operating System Requirements:
  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.
Web Browser Requirements:
  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.
Software Requirements:
  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.
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  • Accept Cookies
  • Disable Pop-up Blocker.


**Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**