Microsoft® PowerPoint 2013 Crash Course: Learn PowerPoint in One Day!

Open Enrollment: TBA

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Course Length: 1 day
PDUs:  7.5
PMI Activity ID #000360
Prerequisites: Familiarity with the Windows operating system
Course Fee: $345
Course Hours: 8:30 a.m. -4:15 p.m.

Target Student:  This course is designed for students who are interested in learning fundamentals through advanced features needed to create and modify presentations using Microsoft® PowerPoint. You will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a presentation. You will format text on slides to enhance clarity. To enhance the visual appeal, you will add graphical objects to a presentation and modify them. You will learn to use and customize Slide Masters and Templates. You will then finalize a presentation to deliver it.

Course Content

Getting Started with PowerPoint

Starting PowerPoint 2013
Using the PowerPoint Ribbon
Getting Help and Maintenance
Using View in PowerPoint 2013
Working with a Presentation

Working With Slides and Presentations
Creating a Presentation
Using Slide Templates and Slide Layout options
Entering Text on a Slide
Using the Outline Pane in Normal View
Organizing Slides in the Slide Sorter View
Rearranging and Duplicating Slides

Formatting Presentations
Formatting Text (with Bold/Italic/Text Color/Format Painter/Character Spacing/Text Direction)
Formatting Paragraphs
Changing Line Spacing
Using Pictures as bullets
Convert Text to SmartArt Graphics
Creat Text Columns
View and Apply a Theme
Use and Edit Color Schemes
Choose Theme Effects
Formatting Slide Backgrounds
Adding and Editing Headers and Footers

Working with Shapes
Utilizing the Drawing Tools
Formatting Shapes
Manipulating Graphical Objects

Working with WordArt and SmartArt
Inserting WordArt Text
Work with WordArt Styles
Applying different effects to WordArt
Creating Designer-Quality SmartArt Graphics

Working with Tables, Graphs & Organization Charts
Insert a Table
Formatting columns and rows in a Table
Creating Charts
Changing Chart types and formatting Charts
Create and use Organizational Charts

Working with Templates and Slide Masters
Customizing Slide Masters
Creating a PowerPoint Template

Delivering and Controlling a Presentation
Applying Slide Transitions Effects
Applying Animation Effects
Delivering Your Presentation
Setting Timings and Creating Self-Running
Creating Custom Shows Within a Presentation
Packaging a Presentation

Printing A Presentation
Print Custom Ranges of Slides
Print Outlines, Notes Pages & Handouts