About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code DMPP11L1
Duration 1 Day

In this course 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 finalise a presentation to deliver it.

Target Audience:

This course is designed for delegates who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 for Mac. You will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a new presentation.

Prerequisites

  • Use a mouse
  • Type and use a keyboard
  • Navigate the Finder, files and folders
  • Work with applications - minimise, maximise, open and close

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you 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

Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

  • Topic 1A: Identify the Elements of the User Interface
  • Topic 1B: View Presentations
  • Topic 1C: Save a Presentation
  • Topic 1D: Use Microsoft PowerPoint Help

Lesson 2: Creating a Basic Presentation

  • Topic 2A: Select a Presentation Type
  • Topic 2B: Enter Text
  • Topic 2C: Edit Text
  • Topic 2D: Format Text Placeholders
  • Topic 2E: Add Slides to a Presentation
  • Topic 2F: Arrange Slides
  • Topic 2G: Work with Themes

Lesson 3: Formatting Text on Slides

  • Topic 3A: Apply Character Formats
  • Topic 3B: Format Paragraphs

Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Objects to a Presentation

  • Topic 4A: Insert Images into a Presentation
  • Topic 4B: Add Shapes
  • Topic 4C: Add Visual Styles to the Text in a Presentation

Lesson 5: Modifying Graphical Objects in a Presentation

  • Topic 5A: Edit Graphical Objects
  • Topic 5B: Format Graphical Objects
  • Topic 5C: Group Graphical Objects on a Slide
  • Topic 5D: Arrange Graphical Objects on a Slide
  • Topic 5E: Apply Animation Effects

Lesson 6: Working with Tables

  • Topic 6A: Insert a Table
  • Topic 6B: Format Tables
  • Topic 6C: Import Tables from Other Microsoft Office Applications

Lesson 7: Working with Charts

  • Topic 7A: Insert Charts
  • Topic 7B: Modify a Chart
  • Topic 7C: Import Charts from Other Microsoft Office Applications

Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver a Presentation

  • Topic 8A: Review the Content in a Presentation
  • Topic 8B: Divide a Presentation into Sections
  • Topic 8C: Add Transitions
  • Topic 8D: Add Speaker Notes
  • Topic 8E: Print a Presentation
  • Topic 8F: Deliver a Presentation
Essentials

1 Day

Duration
Microsoft Office
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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