Excel 2011: Level 1 (Macintosh)


Description You will create and edit basic Microsoft Office Excel 2011 worksheets and workbooks.

This course is designed for students who desire to gain the necessary skills to create, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Office Excel 2011 worksheets.

Prospective students should be familiar with the Mac OS X v10.5 (basic typing skills are recommended). They should be comfortable in the Macintosh environment and be able to use Macintosh to manage information on the computer. Specifically, they should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders. Web browsing experience is also strongly recommended.

Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • create a basic worksheet by using Microsoft Excel 2011.
  • perform calculations in an Excel worksheet.
  • modify an Excel worksheet.
  • modify the appearance of data within a worksheet.
  • manage Excel workbooks.
  • print the content of an Excel worksheet.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Excel

Topic 1A: Identify the Elements of the Excel Interface
Topic 1B: Navigate and Select Cells in Worksheets
Topic 1C: Customize the Excel Interface
Topic 1D: Create a Basic Worksheet
Lesson 2: Performing Calculations in an Excel Worksheet

Topic 2A: Create Formulas in a Worksheet
Topic 2B: Insert Functions in a Worksheet
Topic 2C: Reuse Formulas
Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet

Topic 3A: Edit Worksheet Data
Topic 3B: Find and Replace Data
Topic 3C: Manipulate Worksheet Elements
Lesson 4: Modifying the Appearance of a Worksheet

Topic 4A: Apply Font Properties
Topic 4B: Add Borders and Colors to Cells
Topic 4C: Align Content in a Cell
Topic 4D: Apply Number Formatting
Topic 4E: Apply Cell Styles
Lesson 5: Managing an Excel Workbook

Topic 5A: Manage Worksheets
Topic 5B: View Worksheets and Workbooks
Lesson 6: Printing Excel Workbooks

Topic 6A: Define the Page Layout
Topic 6B: Print a Workbook
Appendix A: Microsoft Office Excel 2011 Exam 77–882