PowerPoint 2010

PowerPoint 2010 - Level 1

Course length: 6 hours

Prerequisites: Windows – Level 1 or equivalent knowledge

What’s in PowerPoint 2010 – Level 1?
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 learn how to: create a presentation, format text on slides, add and modify graphical objects, work with tables, add charts and prepare to deliver a presentation.

Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the components of the PowerPoint 2010 interface.
  • Create a presentation.
  • Format text on slides.
  • Add graphical objects to a presentation.
  • Modify graphical objects in a presentation.
  • Work with tables in a presentation.
  • Add charts to a presentation.
  • Prepare to deliver a presentation.


Course Content

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



PowerPoint 2010 - Level 2

Course length: 6 hours

Prerequisites: PowerPoint 2010 – Level 1 or equivalent knowledge

What’s in PowerPoint 2010 – Level 2?
As a PowerPoint user, you are familiar with the basics of creating a presentation and you are able to convey information effectively in a simple way. Static content in a presentation, however, will not keep your audience interested. In this course, you will learn to customize the PowerPoint environment, customize a design template, add SmartArt graphics and special effects thus transforming a basic presentation into a powerful means of communication.

Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Customize the PowerPoint environment.
  • Customize a design template.
  • Add SmartArt graphics to a presentation.
  • Add special effects to a presentation.
  • Customize a slide show.
  • Collaborate on a presentation.
  • Secure and distribute a presentation.


Course Content

Lesson 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment

  • Topic 1A: Customize the PowerPoint Interface
  • Topic 1B: Set Options for Working with PowerPoint


Lesson 2: Customizing a Design Template

  • Topic 2A: Set Up a Slide Master
  • Topic 2B: Create Custom Slide Layouts
  • Topic 2C: Add Headers and Footers
  • Topic 2D: Modify the Notes Master
  • Topic 2E: Modify the Handout Master


Lesson 3: Adding SmartArt Graphics to a Presentation

  • Topic 3A: Insert SmartArt Graphics
  • Topic 3B: Modify SmartArt Graphics


Lesson 4: Adding Special Effects to a Presentation

  • Topic 4A: Add Multimedia Elements
  • Topic 4B: Customize Slide Component Animations


Lesson 5: Customizing a Slide Show

  • Topic 5A: Set Up a Custom Slide Show
  • Topic 5B: Annotate a Presentation
  • Topic 5C: Create a Presenter-Independent Slide Show
  • Topic 5D: Set Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically


Lesson 6: Collaborating on a Presentation

  • Topic 6A: Review a Presentation
  • Topic 6B: Publish Slides to a Slide Library
  • Topic 6C: Restrict Access to a Shared Presentation
  • Topic 6D: Share a Presentation Using PowerPoint Web App


Lesson 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation

  • Topic 7A: Broadcast a Presentation
  • Topic 7B: Convert a Presentation into a Video
  • Topic 7C: Package a Presentation
  • Topic 7D: Publish a Presentation to Other File Formats
  • Topic 7E: Secure a Presentation