Navigate the user interface. Create a QuickAccess Toolbar so your favorite features are one click away. Create, edit, save, close, open, view, export, and print presentations. Burn a presentation onto a CD or flashdrive. Share a presentation online. Hide and unhide slides. Learn handy keyboard shortcuts for using PowerPoint.
Learn "best practices" for designing effective slides, using sound design principles: consstency, color schemes, balancing elements, symmetry vs. asymmetry alignment, proximity, and flow. Using "white space" effectively.
WORK WITH DIFFERENT TYPES OF SLIDES:
Create, duplicate, edit, move, and delete slides. Change slide layout, color scheme, and/or design template. Create slides containing Text, Icons, Pictures, Videos (including YouTube videos), Sounds, Tables, Charts/Graphs, and Diagrams. Use the Draw feature to draw squares, circles, arcs, freehand objects, etc. Change color of shapes, rotate shapes, and overlap shapes. Create Zoom slides (Summary, Section, and Slide Zooms) so you can "zoom in" to specific slides during your presentation.
BASE A PRESENTATION ON AN OUTLINE:
Create a presentation based a text outline in PowerPoint or from a Word outline.
WORK IN DIFFERENT VIEWS:
Use Slide View to create and edit slides. Use Outline View to create a text-based presentation. Use Slide Sorter View to copy, move, and delete slides. Use Notes Pages View to add speakers notes (for printing purposes).
Place common elements on the Slide Master so they appear on other slides. Make global changes to formatting using the Slide Master.
Create different versions of your original presentation for different audiences.
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Transfer Policy: You can transfer free-of-charge to another class provided that you give us at least 24 hours advance notice by phone or e-mail. You can also send someone else in your place. Please inform us who will attend the class.
Refund Policy: If you feel a class isn't right for you, just let the instructor know during the first break. We will issue a full-refund, transfer you to another class, or issue a full credit for the class - Your choice. You must inform the instructor during the first break!
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