Microsoft PowerPoint Introduction


At the end of this course you will have a good working knowledge of PowerPoint basics. You will feel more confident using PowerPoint and be able to create a presentation from scratch. You will learn how to improve the format of your text as well as getting to grips with importing and manipulating graphics, using the PowerPoint drawing tools and the chart and table design tools to make your presentation much more visually stimulating. You will also learn how to make modifications to your presentation before you learn how PowerPoint is used in a live presentation. 

Course Syllabus

PowerPoint Design Tips and Techniques
What's new in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Basics

Exploring the PowerPoint environment
Help options
Closing presentations and closing PowerPoint

Building New Presentations

Creating new presentations
Saving presentations
Working in the outline tab and slide sorter
Rearranging and deleting slides
Using slides from other presentations

Formatting and Proofing

Moving and copying text 
Text formatting
Setting tabs and alignment
Using the spelling checker and AutoCorrect
Using templates and themes

Working with text in objects

Drawing objects
Using AutoShapes
Enhancing objects
Using Drawing Tools

Using Tables and Charts

Working with tables
Creating and enhancing charts and graphs

Delivering Presentations

Adding speaker notes and footers
Running presentations
Printing presentations
Exporting to other formats