Excel 2011: Level 2 (Macintosh)

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description You will use advanced formulas and work with various tools to analyze data in spreadsheets. You will also organize table data, present data as charts, and enhance the look and appeal of workbooks by adding graphical objects

Audience
This course is meant for those desiring to gain advanced skill sets necessary for calculating data using functions and formulas, sorting and filtering data, using PivotTables and PivotCharts for analyzing data, and customizing workbooks.

Prerequisites
Before starting this course, students are recommended to take the following Element K course or have equivalent knowledge: Microsoft® Office Excel® 2011: Level 1 (Macintosh).

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

    • use advanced formulas.
    • organize worksheet and table data using various techniques.
    • create and modify charts.
    • insert and modify graphic objects in a worksheet.
    • customize and enhance workbooks and the Microsoft Office Excel environment.

    Course Content

    Lesson 1: Calculating Data with Advanced Formulas

    Topic 1A: Apply Cell and Range Names
    Topic 1B: Calculate Data Across Worksheets
    Topic 1C: Use Specialized Functions
    Topic 1D: Analyze Data with Logical and Lookup Functions
    Lesson 2: Organizing Worksheet and Table Data

    Topic 2A: Create and Modify Tables
    Topic 2B: Format Tables
    Topic 2C: Sort or Filter Data
    Topic 2D: Use Functions to Calculate Data
    Topic 2E: Create a PivotTable Report
    Lesson 3: Presenting Data Using Charts

    Topic 3A: Create a Chart
    Topic 3B: Modify Charts
    Topic 3C: Format Charts
    Lesson 4: Inserting Graphic Objects

    Topic 4A: Insert and Modify Pictures and Clip Art
    Topic 4B: Draw and Modify Shapes
    Topic 4C: Illustrate Workflow Using SmartArt Graphics
    Topic 4D: Layer and Group Graphic Objects
    Lesson 5: Customizing and Enhancing the Excel Environment

    Topic 5A: Customize the Excel Environment
    Topic 5B: Customize Workbooks
    Topic 5C: Manage Themes
    Topic 5D: Create and Use Templates