Getting started with PowerPoint
In this module you’ll become familiar with the interface of PowerPoint.
- Navigating in PowerPoint - quickly and efficiently
- Presentation views and customizing PowerPoint
Creating a PowerPoint presentation
Here you will learn how to build a presentation from scratch. You'll learn how to use PowerPoint the right way regarding slide layouts and placeholders. You’ll get some tips and tricks, in how to effectively build and work with your presentations – in order to save time in the long run.
- How to create a presentation from scratch – the right way
- Using slide layouts and placeholders to save time
- Create sections to make an overview
- The use of bulleted text
- Using outline view
Graphics in presentations
In this module you will learn how to create a visual presentation by using all kinds of graphics.
- Inserting, managing, editing and formatting graphics in presentations
- Using slide layout and content objects
- Inserting pictures and the editing of pictures - Online pictures/Multimedia Clips
- Using tables in PowerPoint to create an overview
- Inserting charts – graphic presentation of data
- Introduction to SmartArt – a new way to create professional graphics
- Introduction to shapes – using the various drawing tools effectively
Formatting and design in PowerPoint
You will learn how to format text, paragraphs and backgrounds in order to make your presentation more appealing.
- Introduction to the slide master in PowerPoint – the correct way to format the whole presentation
- Formatting text, paragraphs, placeholders and charts
- Using background formats and shape styles in PowerPoint
- Introduction on how to use themes and variants – creating a quick and stylish design
Printing and broadcasting slideshows
In this module we will introduce to you how to customize your presentation before use, by using headers and footers. You will also learn the different options you have when broadcasting your presentation as a slide show.
- Notes – adding your own notes to your PowerPoint presentation
- Page setup and page headers and footers and printing the presentation
- Broadcasting the slide show
Help and keyboard shortcuts
In this module you will get an overview of the keyboard shortcuts and key tips.
- Using PowerPoint Help
- PowerPoint standard keyboard shortcuts
- Accessing all commands from the keyboard by using key tips