Microsoft PowerPoint for Beginners

Perfect course for anyone who wants to create, edit, format, and run an on-screen slide presentation!

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Udemy
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English
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Microsoft
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3
students
3.5 hours
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Apr 2023
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$19.99
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What you will learn

Create, edit and format on-screen presentations in PowerPoint

Visually display data in charts, graphs, tables and diagrams

Setup and run an on-screen slide show

Utilize PowerPoint's built in slide show tools

Description

Microsoft PowerPoint for Beginners is an introductory on-screeen slide presentation course.  The target audience for this course is anyone with little or no experience using Microsoft PowerPoint.  Lesson content will be explained and presented in a way that is easy to understand and follow.  This class includes 5 lessons:  Orientation & Basics, Formatting & Editing, Working with Illustrations & Objects, Transitions & Animations, and Working with Slide Shows.  With each lesson you will be provided with Microsoft PowerPoint learning files, a PDF for each lesson, a video that explains and demonstrates each concept in the lesson, an optional activity for each lesson and a 10 question multiple choice quiz.  Upon completion of this course you will be able to create, edit, format, and run on-screen slide presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint.     

Learning Microsoft PowerPoint will provide a solid foundation for learning other on-screen slide presentation programs such as:  Google Slides, Keynote, Visme, Prezi, Zoho Show, and Canva.   Microsoft PowerPoint is one of the most widely used on-screen slide presentation software programs.  Microsoft estimates that roughly half a billion people use the Microsoft Office suite, which includes PowerPoint.

As our world becomes more and more digitally driven, it is necessary to develop skills that enable us to better create, edit and format digital information. 

Content

Introduction

Introduction & Resources

Lesson 1: Orientation & Basics

Create New Presentation/Open Existing Presentation
PowerPoint Elements and Navigation
Working with Placeholders
PowerPoint View Options
Show and Zoom Options
PowerPoint Window Options
PowerPoint Print Options
Saving
Quiz 1: Orientation & Basics

Lesson 2: Formatting & Editing

Formatting Text
Add New Slide and Apply Slide Layout
Presentation Themes, Variants, and Backgrounds
Quick Styles
Alignment
Bullets and Numbering
Slide Master
Hide and Unhide Slides
Find and Replace
Header and Footer
Thesausrs and Spelling
Quiz 2: Formatting & Editing

Lesson 3: Working with Illustrations & Objects

Tables
Pictures and Screenshots
Photo Album
3D Models, Shapes and Icons
SmartArt
Charts
Links, Bookmarks and Actions
WordArt
Object
Video and Audio
Screen Recording
Quiz 3: Working with Illustrations & Objects

Lesson 4: Transitions & Animations

Transitions
Animations
Motion Paths
Quiz 4: Transitions & Animations

Lesson 5: Working with Slide Shows

Setup Slide Show
Hide/Unhide Slides
Rehearse Timings
Record Presentation
Running a Slide Show and Using Slide Show Tools
Quiz 4: Working with Slide Shows

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