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Microsoft Excel 2007 Introduction

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Microsoft Excel 2007 Introduction

Course Description

You have basic computer skills such as using a mouse, navigating through windows, and surfing the Internet. You have also used paper-based systems to store data that you run calculations on. You now want to migrate that data to an electronic format. In this course, you will use Microsoft® Office Excel® to manage, edit, and print data.

Course Objective:
You will create and edit basic Microsoft® Office Excel® worksheets and workbooks.

Target Student: This course is designed for people preparing for certification as a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist in Excel, who already have knowledge of Microsoft® Office, Windows® 2000 (or above), and who desire to gain the skills necessary to create, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Office Excel worksheets.

Prerequisites: Students should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on your computer. S

Delivery Method:
Instructor led, group-paced delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Performance-Based Objectives

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

  • Explore the Microsoft® Office Excel® environment and create a basic worksheet.
  • Perform calculations.
  • Modify a worksheet.
  • Format a worksheet.
  • Print workbook contents.
  • Manage large workbooks.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Creating a Basic Worksheet

Topic 1A: Explore the User Interface and the Ribbon

Topic 1B: Navigate and Select in Excel

Topic 1C: Obtain Help

Topic 1D: Enter Data and Save a Workbook

Topic 1E: Customize the Quick Access Toolbar

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations

Topic 2A: Create Basic Formulas

Topic 2B: Calculate with Functions

Topic 2C: Copy Formulas and Functions

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet

Topic 3A: Manipulate Data

Topic 3B: Insert and Delete Cells, Columns, and Rows

Topic 3C: Search for Data in a Worksheet

Topic 3D: Spell Check a Worksheet

Lesson 4: Formatting a Worksheet

Topic 4A: Modify Fonts

Topic 4B: Add Borders and Color to Cells

Topic 4C: Change Column Width and Row Height

Topic 4D: Apply Number Formats

Topic 4E: Position Cell Contents

Topic 4F: Apply Cell Styles

Lesson 5: Printing Workbook Contents

Topic 5A: Print Workbook Contents Using Default Print Options

Topic 5B: Set Print Options

Topic 5C: Set Page Breaks

Lesson 6: Managing Large Workbooks

Topic 6A: Format Worksheet Tabs

Topic 6B: Manage Worksheets in a Workbook

Topic 6C: Manage the View of Large Worksheets