Excel Level One

Excel 2010

Course ID: HLT 84576

Course Length: 1 day

Certification: MOS: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Exam 77-882 This course is one of a series of courses that addresses Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification skill sets. The MOS and certification program is for individuals who use Microsoft's business desktop software and who seek recognition for their expertise with specific Microsoft products.

Course Objective: You will create and edit basic Microsoft® Office Excel 2010 worksheets and workbooks.

Target Student: This course is designed for students who desire to gain the necessary skills to create, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Office Excel 2010 worksheets.

Prerequisites: To be successful in this course, you should be familiar with using personal computers and you should have used the mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on the computer. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.

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

Performance-Based Objectives : Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • create a basic worksheet by using Microsoft Excel 2010.
  • perform calculations in an Excel worksheet.
  • modify an Excel worksheet.
  • modify the appearance of data within a worksheet.
  • manage Excel workbooks.
  • print the content of an Excel worksheet.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Excel
Topic 1A: Identify the Elements of the Excel Interface
Topic 1B: Navigate and Select Cells in Worksheets
Topic 1C: Customize the Excel Interface
Topic 1D: Create a Basic Worksheet

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations in an Excel Worksheet
Topic 2A: Create Formulas in a Worksheet
Topic 2B: Insert Functions in a Worksheet
Topic 2C: Reuse Formulas

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet
Topic 3A: Edit Worksheet Data
Topic 3B: Find and Replace Data
Topic 3C: Manipulate Worksheet Elements

Lesson 4: Modifying the Appearance of a Worksheet
Topic 4A: Apply Font Properties
Topic 4B: Add Borders and Colors to Cells
Topic 4C: Align Content in a Cell
Topic 4D: Apply Number Formatting
Topic 4E: Apply Cell Styles

Lesson 5: Managing an Excel Workbook
Topic 5A: Manage Worksheets
Topic 5B: View Worksheets and Workbooks

Lesson 6: Printing Excel Workbooks
Topic 6A: Define the Page Layout
Topic 6B: Print a Workbook

Appendix A: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Exam 77-882

Excel 2013 - Part 1

Course ID: HLT 91051

Course Length: 1 day

Course Description: Excel can help you organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update, and present your data in ways that will help the decision makers in your organization steer you in the right direction. Of course, knowing exactly how to ask Excel the questions that you need answered, which questions you can even ask, and how to interpret the answers Excel gives is necessary before you can even begin to embark on the journey ahead. This course aims to provide you with the foundational Excel knowledge and skills necessary to begin that journey.

This course covers Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2013 Exam and the Excel 2013 Expert Exam.

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. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.

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

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office Excel 2013
Topic A: Navigate the Excel User Interface
Topic B: Use Excel Commands
Topic C: Create and Save a Basic Workbook
Topic D: Enter Cell Data
Topic E: Use Excel Help

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations
Topic A: Create Worksheet Formulas
Topic B: Insert Functions
Topic C: Reuse Formulas

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet
Topic A: Insert, Delete, and Adjust Cells, Columns, and Rows
Topic B: Search for and Replace Data
Topic C: Use Proofing and Research Tools

Lesson 4: Formatting a Worksheet
Topic A: Modify Fonts
Topic B: Add Borders and Colors to Worksheets
Topic C: Apply Number Formats
Topic D: Align Cell Contents
Topic E: Apply Styles and Themes
Topic F: Apply Basic Conditional Formatting
Topic G: Create and Use Templates

Lesson 5: Printing Workbooks
Topic A: Preview and Print a Workbook
Topic B: Define the Page Layout

Lesson 6: Managing Workbooks
Topic A: Manage Worksheets
Topic B: Manage Workbook and Worksheet Views
Topic C: Manage Workbook Properties

Appendix A: Microsoft Office Excel 2013 Exam 77-420

Appendix B: Microsoft Office Excel 2013 Expert Exams 77–427 and 77-428

Appendix C: Microsoft Excel 2010 Common Keyboard Shortcuts