Excel 2013: Level 3 - Macros, Auditing & What-If Analysis


Description In this course, you will learn about some of the more advanced features of Excel, including automating common tasks, auditing workbooks to avoid errors, sharing your data with other people, analyzing data, and using Excel data in other applications.

This course is intended for a student who has experience working with Excel and would like to learn more about creating macros, working with shared documents, analyzing data, and auditing worksheets.

To ensure your success, you will need to have a comfort level with the basic skills of Excel like entering data, working with data, using functions, and working with formulas. Completion of Excel 2013: Level 2 or have equivalent knowledge is recommended.

Learning Objectives
In this course you will:

  • Automate worksheet functions.
  • Audit worksheets.
  • Analyze data.
  • Work with multiple workbooks.
  • Import and export data.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Automating Worksheet Functionality

Topic A: Update Workbook Properties
Topic B: Create and Edit a Macro
Topic C: Apply Conditional Formatting
Topic D: Add Data Validation Criteria

Lesson 2: Auditing Worksheets

Topic A: Trace Cells
Topic B: Troubleshoot Invalid Data and Formula Errors
Topic C: Watch and Evaluate Formulas
Topic D: Create a Data List Outline

Lesson 3: Analyzing and Presenting Data

Topic A: Create Sparklines
Topic B: Create Scenarios
Topic C: Perform a What-If Analysis
Topic D: Perform a Statistical Analysis with the Analysis ToolPak
Topic E: Create Interactive Data with Power View

Lesson 4: Working with Multiple Workbooks

Topic A: Consolidate Data
Topic B: Link Cells in Different Workbooks
Topic C: Merge Workbooks

Lesson 5: Exporting Excel Data

Topic A: Export Excel Data
Topic B: Import a Delimited Text File
Topic C: Integrate Excel Data with the Web
Topic D: Create a Web Query