Microsoft PowerPoint 2010: Level 1

Length: 1 day(s) | Audience: Information Worker | Level: 1

This one-day instructor-led course provides students with an overview of the features and functions of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 and is intended for novice information workers who want to learn PowerPoint 2010 skills.

Upon completing this course, you will be able to create and deliver engaging multimedia presentations that convey the key points of your message through the use of text, graphics, and animations. You will:

  • Identify the basic features and functions of PowerPoint 2010
  • Develop a PowerPoint presentation
  • Perform advanced text editing
  • Add graphical elements to a presentation
  • Modify objects in a presentation
  • Add tables to a presentation
  • Add charts to a presentation
  • Prepare to deliver a presentation

Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

Topic A: Navigate the PowerPoint Environment

Topic B: Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation

Topic C: Use Help

Lesson 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation

Topic A: Select a Presentation Type

Topic B: View and Navigate a Presentation

Topic C: Edit Text

Topic D: Build a Presentation

Lesson 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing

Topic A: Format Characters

Topic B: Format Paragraphs

Topic C: Format Text Boxes

Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation

Topic A: Insert Clip Art and Images

Topic B: Insert Shapes

Lesson 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation

Topic A: Edit Objects

Topic B: Format Objects

Topic C: Group Objects

Topic D: Arrange Objects

Topic E: Animate Objects

Lesson 6: Saving Images for Web and Print

Topic A: Save Images for the Web

Topic B: Save Images for Print

To ensure success, students should be familiar with using personal computers, and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse. Students should be comfortable in the Windows® 7 environment, and be able to use Windows 7 to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks the students should be able to perform include: launching and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders. To meet this prerequisite, you can take any one or more of the following Logical Operations courses:

  • Microsoft® Office Windows® 7: Level 1
  • An introduction to PCs course