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PowerPoint 2013: Level 1

Available Dates: July 5, Aug 3, Sept 10, Oct 2, Nov 7, Dec 6
Class Length: 1 day
Cost: $199

Class Outline:

This ILT Series course covers the basic functions and features of PowerPoint 2013. After an introduction to PowerPoint’s window components, students will open and run a presentation and switch between views. They’ll create a basic presentation and add content; arrange, insert, and delete slides; and apply templates and design themes. Then, they’ll learn how to create and edit shapes, insert and modify WordArt objects and pictures, and work with tables, charts, and diagrams. Finally, they’ll learn how to proof a presentation, create speaker notes, and present and share their presentations.

Course Outline:
Unit 1: Getting started
Topic A: The PowerPoint interface

Unit 2: Creating presentations
Topic A: Creating a basic presentation
Topic B: Working with slides
Topic C: Templates and themes

Unit 3: Editing slide content
Topic A: Formatting text and lists
Topic B: Editing efficiently

Unit 4: Working with shapes
Topic A: Creating shapes
Topic B: Formatting shapes
Topic C: Applying content to shapes

Unit 5: Graphics
Topic A: WordArt
Topic B: Pictures

Unit 6: Tables and charts
Topic A: Tables
Topic B: Charts
Topic C: SmartArt

Unit 7: Preparing and printing presentations
Topic A: Proofing presentations
Topic B: Preparing a presentation
Topic C: Printing presentations