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Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016: Level 1 Course Description

Associated Certification: Microsoft Certified Application Specialist: Using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2016

Course Description: This is the beginner level Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016 course. In today's work environment, presentations have moved far beyond flip charts and overhead projectors. Audiences not only expect that your presentations are in an electronic format, but they also demand that your presentations be unique and sophisticated in their use of such formats. In this course, you will work with Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016 to create electronic presentations.

Course Objective: You will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a new presentation. You will format text on slides to enhance clarity. In order to enhance the visual appeal, you will add graphical objects to a presentation and modify them. You will also add tables and charts to a presentation to present data in a structured form. You will then finalize a presentation to deliver it.

Course Length: 1.0 day

Target Student: This course is designed for students who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016. This course is also intended for students interested in pursuing Microsoft Office Specialist certification in Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2016.

Prerequisites: To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following courses or have equivalent knowledge of Windows XP Professional: Level 1.

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

  • Get started with PowerPoint.
  • Create a presentation.
  • Format text on slides.
  • Add graphical objects to a presentation.
  • Modify objects on slides.
  • Add tables to a presentation.
  • Add charts to a presentation.
  • Prepare to deliver a presentation.