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CWD: Courses: Computer Training

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Advanced PowerPoint

Session Format:

One 3–Hour Session


This course is designed to go beyond the basics of PowerPoint. Students will learn how to customize a presentation by adding special effects in addition to modifying objects on a slide and using the drawing toolbar.


The participant will learn: (1) how to create organizational charts and diagrams, (2) how to add tables to a presentation, (3) bringing in data from Word and Excel, and (4) how to customize a presentation by adding special effects.

Content Outline

  • Working with tables and word art
  • Working with graphs and organization
  • Delivering your presentation

Who Should Attend

This seminar is intended for those who have completed the basic PowerPoint class and who would like to broaden their capabilities.

(Prerequisite: Introduction to PowerPoint)

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/25/14