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Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $99.00

Explore the Microsoft PowerPoint® 2016 environment. Learn how to build a presentation by adding text, graphical elements, objects, tables and charts. Present your data in a structured form and finalize a presentation. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Windows® is recommended.


Additional Information

Learn About
  • Basic features and functions
  • Using presentation views
  • Performing text editing operations
  • Adding graphical elements
  • Modifying objects
  • Creating and modifying charts
  • PowerPoint shortcuts
  • Preparing to deliver a presentation
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Become more efficient in navigating the Microsoft PowerPoint environment and in completing your daily tasks
  • Gain confidence in presenting a PowerPoint presentation by knowing all the basics
Training Outline

**Basic Features and Functions**

  • Adding a New Slide
  • Changing a Slide's Layout
  • Switching Between Standard & Widescreen Format
  • Using Custom Sizes & Orientation
  • Applying a Design theme
  • Changing the Background of a Slide

**Performing Text Editing Operations**

  • Entering Text into a "Click to add" Placeholder
  • Starting a New Line Without a Bullet
  • Moving Between Text Areas with the Keyboard
  • Adding Other Text on the Slide
  • Changing Level of Indentation
  • Text Formatting
  • Adding a Header or Footer

**Creating & Modifying Charts**

  • Creating a Chart
  • Creating an Org Chart

**Adding Graphical Elements**

  • Drawing Shapes
  • Adding Clip Art & Online Images
  • Inserting a Picture from a File
  • Resizing a Shape or Picture

**Modifying Objects**

  • Rotating an Object
  • Moving a Shape
  • Adding Text to a Shape
  • Changing the Color, Fill Pattern, or Line Style of a Shape or Line
  • Selecting Shapes
  • Using Eyedropper to Match Colors
  • Duplicating a Shape
  • Animating an Object
  • Suppressing Slide Master Objects

**Preparing to Deliver a Presentation**

  • Running a Slideshow
  • Assigning Transition Effects & Timings for a Slide Show
  • Creating Speaker Notes
  • Changing Slide Show Settings
  • Changing Slide Masters to Change Multiple Slides
  • Printing
Business and Industry Services

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D. J. Bordini Center
1825 N. Bluemound Road
P.O. Box 2277
Appleton, WI 54912-2277

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www.fvtc.edu/bis
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