In this course, we will learn the many facets of Microsoft PowerPoint 2021. We will learn basic functions, such as creating presentations, slides, and changing layouts. We will learn how to work with illustrations and images in PowerPoint. We will also explore more advanced features, such as collaborating in PowerPoint, SmartArt, and delivering presentations.
- Create a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint.
- Enhance a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation with shapes, graphics, and SmartArt.
- Format tables and charts within Microsoft PowerPoint.
- Create master slides and presentations.
- Deliver a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation.
Lesson 1: Creating and Editing Presentations with Pictures
In this lesson, we will start by opening Microsoft PowerPoint, creating a title slide, and adding additional slides. We will also start working with images by inserting them, and resizing pictures. This lesson concludes with learning how to save and print a PowerPoint file.
Lesson 2: Enhancing Presentations with Shapes, SmartArt, WordArt, Charts, and Tables
In this lesson, we will learn how to build onto and enhance presentations with a variety of tools in Microsoft PowerPoint. We will learn about themes in PowerPoint, as well as adding elements such as SmartArt, WordArt, charts, and tables.
Lesson 3: Customizing Slide Masters and Collaborating
In this lesson, we will learn how to create a master slide and presentation and customize slide elements. We will also learn how to collaborate in Microsoft PowerPoint and animate content on the slides.
Lesson 4: Tables and Charts
In this lesson, we will work on inserting graphics from a file, and drawing and formatting tables. We will also insert a linked spreadsheet from Excel, and learn to modify and format a linked Excel chart.
Lesson 5: Adding Media to a Presentation
In this lesson, we will explore how to enhance presentations by adding a variety of media. We will also learn how to create graphics and add action buttons to make a professional presentation.
Lesson 6: Delivering the Presentation
In this lesson, we will learn best practices in delivering the presentation. Topics will include printing and saving the presentation and creating a customized slide show.
All necessary course materials are included.
This course prepares a student to take the Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2019 national certification exams. At this time, there is not a scheduled release date for Microsoft Office 2021 national certification exams.