Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Advanced

Description

This course aims to take the existing PowerPoint user to the next level, producing
sophisticated and professional presentations which communicate your message effectively.
On completing this course you will be able to make comprehensive use of the features of
PowerPoint.

What you will learn

1. Review of Basics

Aims

This session aims to review the basic features of PowerPoint, to ensure you can edit and
display an existing presentation, and navigate the features of PowerPoint.

On completion of this session you will be able to

 Save to different file formats
 Use slide layouts and placeholders
 Understand and apply different themes and styles
 Use a variety of views
 Insert pictures and smart art
 Apply animation and transition
 Use the master slide, title master and templates
 Print and distribute your presentation

2. Structuring Your Information

Aims

This session aims to guide you in planning the content of your presentation and structuring
your slides accordingly. It also aims to enable you to import information from other sources.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Plan the content of your presentation
 Make use of outlines
 Import slides from another presentation

3. Designing for Your Audience

Aims

In this session you will consider the most appropriate design for your presentation, taking
into consideration the presentation environment and your audience.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Select appropriate fonts
 Make good use of colour
 Customise the Slide Master
 Create and modify Templates
 Add design effects

4. Working with Images, Drawn Objects and SmartArt

Aims

This session introduces ways to visually enhance your presentation.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Adjust and correct images
 Apply effects to images
 Create and arrange drawn objects
 Convert bullets to SmartArt
 Save a slide as a graphics file

5. Transition and Animation Effects

Aims

This session enables you to enhance your presentation with slide transitions and animated
objects.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Apply animation effects to a slide
 Edit animation timing
 Change the sequence of animations
 Apply transition effects to your slides
 Edit transition timings
 Rehearse the timings of your presentation

6. Adding charts to your presentation

Aims

This session introduces you to creating, formatting and animating charts in your
presentation.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Import a cell range from Excel
 Change chart types
 Create a combination chart
 Add a secondary axis
 Add chart labels

7. Customising and presenting your slide show

Aims

This session enables you to create different presentations within one set of slides to cater
for different audiences or types of presentation

On completing this session you will be able to

 Create a custom slide show
 Create a summary slide for a custom show
 Set up a self-running slide show
 Insert a screen recording

8. Using Presenter View

Aims

This session introduces you to Presenter View

On completing this session you will be able to

 Utilise Presenter View effectively

9. Comments

Aims

This session introduces you to creating, editing and replying to comments.

On completing this session you will be able to

 Add a comment
 Edit or reply to a comment
 Delete a comment

Further information

Nicholson Solutions
Provider:
Nicholson Solutions
Duration:
1 Day
Price:
POA
Availability:
On demand
Course type:
Classroom
Locations:
Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Inverness, Westhill

Contact Information

Nicholson Solutions

Westhill Business Centre
Arnhall Business Park
Westhill
AB32 6UF

Credentials

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