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Microsoft Excel Level I


Microsoft Excel allows users to create and manage spreadsheets to manipulate data used in personal finance, budget preparation, financial and investment analysis, business modeling, sales forecasting and other calculating and analytical applications.

For specific topics covered in Excel Level 1, click on arrow next to Course Outline/Topics below:

Course Outline/Topics

Course Content Microsoft Excel level I

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Excel

Identify the Elements of the Excel Interface

Navigate and Select Cells in Worksheets

Customize the Excel Interface

Create a Basic Worksheet

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations in an Excel Worksheet

Create Formulas in a Worksheet

Insert Functions in a Worksheet

Reuse Formulas

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet

Edit Worksheet Data

Find and Replace Data

Manipulate Worksheet Elements

Lesson 4: Modifying the Appearance of a Worksheet

Apply Font Properties

Add Borders and Colors to Cells

Align Content in a Cell

Apply Number Formatting

Lesson 5: Managing an Excel Workbook

Manage Worksheets

View Worksheets and Workbooks

Lesson 6: Printing Excel Workbooks

Define the Page Layout

Print a Workbook

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Experience using Windows
Due to the close similarities, this course will be taught using 2010 materials with differences of 2007 explained.

"Greg Patterson was very well prepared and presented himself in a very professional manner. His enthusiasm for his work and for the program is contagious."
student, 2013

"I liked the fact that Greg applied the skills in the course to our needs by asking us what we would hope to gain from this class and how we would utilize what we learn in the workplace. He had great tips and helpful hints on using Excel in an easy manner. Thanks."
student, 2013

Fri., May 16
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Greg Patterson, Great Lakes Training & Consulting
Fee: $224
CEUs: 0.7
Program No. 5070-6275
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