PowerPoint 2007


PowerPoint 2007 - Level 1

Course length: 6 hours

Prerequisites: Windows – Level 1 or equivalent knowledge

What’s in PowerPoint 2007 – 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 work with PowerPoint 2007 to create electronic presentations.

Objectives
Upon successful completion 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.


Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

  • Topic 1A: Explore the User Interface
  • Topic 1B: Navigate and View a Presentation
  • Topic 1C: Use Microsoft PowerPoint Help
  • Topic 1D: Enter Text
  • Topic 1E: Save a Presentation


Lesson 2: Creating a Presentation

  • Topic 2A: Create a Presentation
  • Topic 2B: Edit Text
  • Topic 2C: Add Slides to a Presentation
  • Topic 2D: Arrange Slides
  • Topic 2E: Work with Themes


Lesson 3: Formatting Text on Slides

  • Topic 3A: Apply Character Formats
  • Topic 3B: Apply Paragraph Formats
  • Topic 3C: Format Text Placeholders


Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Objects to a Presentation

  • Topic 4A: Insert Clip Art and Pictures
  • Topic 4B: Draw Shapes
  • Topic 4C: Insert WordArt


Lesson 5: Modifying Objects

  • Topic 5A: Work with Objects
  • Topic 5B: Change Object Orientation
  • Topic 5C: Format Objects
  • Topic 5D: Group and Ungroup Objects
  • Topic 5E: Arrange Objects


Lesson 6: Adding Tables to a Presentation

  • Topic 6A: Create a Table
  • Topic 6B: Format Tables
  • Topic 6C: Insert a Table from Microsoft Word


Lesson 7: Inserting Charts in a Presentation

  • Topic 7A: Create a Chart
  • Topic 7B: Edit Chart Data
  • Topic 7C: Modify a Chart
  • Topic 7D: Paste a Chart from Microsoft Excel


Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver a Presentation

  • Topic 8A: Review Content
  • Topic 8B: Add Transitions
  • Topic 8C: Apply an Animation Effect
  • Topic 8D: Create Speaker Notes
  • Topic 8E: Print a Presentation

PowerPoint 2007 - Level 2

Course length: 6 hours

Prerequisites: PowerPoint 2007 – Level 1 or equivalent knowledge

What’s in PowerPoint 2007 – Level 2?
As a PowerPoint 2007 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 presentation, however, will not keep your audience interested.  In this course, you will enhance presentations with features that will transform basic presentations 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 diagrams to your presentation.
  • Add special effects to a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Use the various options to customize slide shows.
  • Use PowerPoint to collaborate on a presentation.
  • Finalize a presentation.


Course Content

Lesson 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment

  • Topic 1A: Customize the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Topic 1B: Personalize the PowerPoint Interface
  • Topic 1C: Customize Save Options
  • Topic 1D: Apply Advanced Customization Options


Lesson 2: Customizing a Design Template

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


Lesson 3: Adding Diagrams to a Presentation

  • Topic 3A: Create Diagrams
  • Topic 3B: Modify Diagrams


Lesson 4: Adding Special Effects to Presentations

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


Lesson 5: Customizing a Slide Show Presentation

  • Topic 5A: Set Up a Custom 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: Share a Presentation


Lesson 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation

  • Topic 7A: Secure Presentations
  • Topic 7B: Package a Presentation
  • Topic 7C: Publish a Presentation as a Web Page