Office Productivity Training – Microsoft Office 2013 PowerPoint Basic Series!

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This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to create and deliver engaging multimedia presentations that convey the key points of your message through the use of text, graphics, and animations.

Course Modules:

Module 01: Getting Started with PowerPoint

(Duration: 45m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  3. What Is PowerPoint?
  4. Slides
  5. The Start Screen
  6. The PowerPoint 2013 User Interface
  7. The Ribbon
  8. Screen Tips
  9. Dialog Box Launchers
  10. The Quick Access Toolbar
  11. The Left Pane
  12. The Status Bar
  13. Contextual Tabs
  14. The Backstage View
  15. Demo 1-1: Navigating the PowerPoint 2013 User Interface
  16. Topic B: Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  17. The Default PowerPoint Presentation
  18. Notes
  19. The Save As Screen
  20. Demo 1-2: Creating and Saving a PowerPoint Presentation
  21. Topic C: Use Help
  22. PowerPoint Help
  23. The PowerPoint Help Toolbar
  24. The Search Help Field
  25. Demo 1-3: Using PowerPoint Help
  26. Lesson 01 Review
  27. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 02: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation

(Duration: 55m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Select a Presentation Type
  3. Templates
  4. Project Type Options
  5. The Open Screen
  6. Demo 2-1: Creating a Presentation from a Template
  7. Topic B: View and Navigate a Presentation
  8. Presentation Views
  9. Master Views
  10. Color View Options
  11. SLIDE SHOW Tab
  12. The Protected View
  13. Demo 2-2: Viewing and Navigating a Presentation
  14. Topic C: Edit Text
  15. Text Boxes
  16. The Mini Toolbar
  17. Cut, Copy, and Paste Options
  18. The Clipboard
  19. The Clipboard Paste Options
  20. The Paste Special Command
  21. Galleries
  22. Demo 2-3: Editing Text
  23. Topic D: Building a Presentation
  24. Types of Slide Layouts
  25. Slide Size and Orientation
  26. Themes
  27. Theme Variants
  28. Background Styles
  29. The Format Background Pane
  30. Demo 2-4: Adding, Deleting, and Modifying Slides
  31. Demo 2-5: Arranging Slides
  32. Demo 2-6: Working with Themes
  33. Lesson 02 Review
  34. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 03: Performing Advanced Text Editing

(Duration: 42m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Format Characters
  3. The Font Dialog Box
  4. WordArt Styles
  5. The Format Painter
  6. The Replace Fonts Option
  7. Demo 3-1: Formatting Characters
  8. Topic B: Format Paragraphs
  9. Bulleted Lists
  10. Numbered Lists
  11. Demo 3-2: Using Bulleted and Numbered Lists
  12. Text Alignment
  13. Vertical Text Alignment
  14. The Format Shape Pane
  15. The AutoFit Feature
  16. Spacing Options
  17. Text Direction Options
  18. Rulers
  19. Demo 3-3: Formatting Paragraphs
  20. Topic C: Format Text Boxes
  21. Text Placeholder Formatting Options
  22. Shape Fills
  23. Shape Outlines
  24. Shape Effects
  25. Demo 3-4: Formatting Text Boxes
  26. Lesson 03 Review
  27. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 04: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation

(Duration: 21m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Insert Clip Art and Images
  3. Pictures
  4. The Online Pictures Command
  5. Clip Art
  6. The Photo Album Feature
  7. The Screenshot Tool
  8. Demo 4-1: Inserting Clip Art and Images
  9. Topic B: Insert Shapes
  10. Shapes
  11. The DRAWING TOOLS Contextual Tab
  12. The Merge Shapes Feature
  13. Edit Points
  14. Demo 4-2: Inserting Shapes
  15. Lesson 04 Review
  16. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 05: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation

(Duration: 43m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Edit Objects
  3. Object Selection Methods
  4. Image Cropping
  6. The Remove Background Tool
  7. Object Resizing Methods
  8. Object Scaling Methods
  9. Object Orientation Options
  10. Image Compression Options
  11. Demo 5-1: Editing Objects in your Presentation
  12. Topic B: Format Objects
  13. The Format Picture Pane
  14. The Set Transparent Color Option
  15. Picture Formatting Options
  16. Demo 5-2: Formatting Pictures and Objects
  17. Topic C: Group Objects
  18. The Grouping Feature
  19. Demo 5-3: Grouping Objects
  20. Topic D: Arrange Objects
  21. Object Order
  22. Guides and Gridlines
  23. Demo 5-4: Arranging Objects
  24. Topic E: Animate Objects
  25. Built-in Animation Effects
  26. Demo 5-5: Animating Objects
  27. Lesson 05 Review
  28. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 06: Adding Tables to Your Presentation

(Duration: 17m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Create a Table
  3. Tables
  4. Table Creation Options
  5. The Insert Table Dialog Box
  6. Demo 6-1: Creating a Table
  7. Topic B: Format a Table
  8. The DESIGN Tab
  9. The LAYOUT Tab
  10. Table Styles
  11. Demo 6-2: Formatting a Table
  12. Topic C: Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications
  13. The Insert Object Dialog Box
  14. Demo 6-3: Inserting a Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
  15. Lesson 06 Review
  16. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 07: Adding Charts to Your Presentation

(Duration: 21m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Create a Chart
  3. Charts
  4. Chart Data
  5. Chart Types
  6. Demo 7-1: Creating a Chart
  7. Topic B: Format a Chart
  8. The DESIGN Tab
  9. The FORMAT Tab
  10. The Quick Access Chart Commands
  11. Chart Layouts
  12. Chart Styles
  13. Demo 7-2: Formatting a Chart
  14. Topic C: Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel
  15. Demo 7-3: Inserting a Chart From Microsoft Excel
  16. Lesson 07 Review
  17. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 08: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation

(Duration: 11m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Review Your Presentation
  3. AutoCorrect Feature Options
  4. The Spell Checker Feature
  5. The Research Pane
  6. Compatibility and Accessibility (1 of 2)
  7. Compatibility and Accessibility (2 of 2)
  8. Demo 8-1: Reviewing Your Presentations
  9. Topic B: Applying Transitions
  10. Transitions
  11. Demo 8-2: Applying Transitions
  12. Topic C: Print Your Presentation
  13. The Print Command
  14. Handouts
  15. Outlines
  16. Notes Pages
  17. Full Page Slides
  18. Demo 8-3: Setting Your Print Options
  19. Topic D: Deliver Your Presentation
  20. Presentation Options
  21. PowerPoint Presentation File Formats
  22. Demo 8-4: Presenting a Slide Show
  23. Demo 8-5: Saving a Presentation as a PDF
  24. Lesson 08 Review
  25. Course Closure
  26. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

This course includes

  • On-demand video
  • 8 downloadable Pdf Workbooks
  • Unlimited time access (During Membership)
  • Access on mobile and Desktop
  • Certificate of Completion

Course Features Include:

  • Expert Lectures
    Learn on-demand from top instructors who are industry subject matter experts. Our highly certified expert instructors possess a superior understanding of the subject matter in their fields and have the ability to convey this knowledge in an effective, engaging, and professional manner to a wide audience.

  • Certificates of Completion
    Upon completion of a series of courses you can earn a certificate of completion from Career Academy. Certificates of Completion will display your full name, course completed, as well as the date of completion. Students have the ability to print this out or save it digitally to showcase your accomplishment.

  • PowerPoint Visuals:
    Many of the in-depth theories and processes discussed in our courses can be learned most efficiently through the detailed PowerPoint slides presented. These visuals are accompanied by an instructor voice-over to provide our students with a clear, efficient, and complete presentation of concepts.

  • Professional Development Activities
    Students are provided access to professional development activity files which allow for an individual to test out course theories and apply the knowledge they earned from the course.

  • Review Quizzes
    Once a course is completed, test your knowledge by taking our course review quiz! Students have the ability to retake any review quizzes as many times as they wish to ensure they understand the material or to improve upon their scores.

  • Mobile Access
    With our universal course player, you can learn from your computer, tablet as well as mobile devices. Keep up with your training on the go!

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