PowerPoint 2010 Introduction

Days of training: 1

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This ILT Series course covers the basic functions and features of PowerPoint 2010. After an introduction to PowerPoint’s window components and Help system, students will learn to create, save, and rearrange presentations. Then they will format text, use drawing objects, work with graphics, and insert tables and charts. They will then learn to use templates and themes, slide masters, and transition effects. Finally, students will learn to proof, run, and print presentations.

PREREQUISITES

To ensure successful completion of this course, we recommend that you first take the introduction and intermediate levels of Microsoft Word.

Getting started

  • Topic A: The PowerPoint window
  • Topic B: Getting help

New presentations

  • Topic A: Creating presentations
  • Topic B: Saving presentations
  • Topic C: Rearranging and deleting slides
  • Topic D: Using slides from other presentations

Formatting slides

  • Topic A: Formatting text
  • Topic B: Modifying text
  • Topic C: Formatting paragraphs

Using drawing objects

  • Topic A: Adding shapes
  • Topic B: Modifying objects
  • Topic C: Using text in objects

Working with graphics

  • Topic A: WordArt
  • Topic B: Pictures
  • Topic C: Clip art

Using tables and charts

  • Topic A: Tables
  • Topic B: Charts
  • Topic C: Diagrams

Modifying presentations

  • Topic A: Templates and themes
  • Topic B: Slide masters
  • Topic C: Transitions and timings
  • Topic D: Speaker notes
  • Topic E: Slide shows

Proofing and delivering presentations

  • Topic A: Proofing presentations
  • Topic B: Running presentations
  • Topic C: Printing presentations.

PowerPoint 2010 Introduction

Days of training: 1

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This ILT Series course builds on the skills and concepts taught in PowerPoint 2010: Introduction. Students will customize PowerPoint by modifying the Ribbon and changing application settings. They will also apply themes and templates, and they will work with SmartArt graphics and tables. Students will add multimedia content and interactive elements to slides, and they will learn about presentation distribution options including PDF, HTML, and online broadcasts. Finally, students will integrate PowerPoint with Word and Excel.

PREREQUISITES

To ensure successful completion of this course, we recommend that you first take introduction and intermediate levels of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint Introduction.

Customizing PowerPoint

  • Topic A: Application settings
  • Topic B: The Ribbon
  • Topic C: Custom themes

Using graphics and multimedia

  • Topic A: Clip art
  • Topic B: Media clips
  • Topic C: Animations
  • Topic D: Photo albums

Customizing SmartArt graphics, tables, and charts

  • Topic A: Customizing SmartArt graphics
  • Topic B: Customizing tables
  • Topic C: Working with Chart Tools

Action buttons, custom slide shows, and equations

  • Topic A: Interactive elements
  • Topic B: Custom slide shows
  • Topic C: Equations

Distributing presentations

  • Topic A: Using comments
  • Topic B: Finishing a presentation
  • Topic C: Distributing presentations
  • Topic D: Broadcasting a slide show online

Integrating Microsoft Office files

  • Topic A: Building slides from Word outlines
  • Topic B: Embedding and linking content
  • Topic C: Working with hyperlinks