• The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft PowerPoint Level 1 are sufficient to be able to create real-world presentations. You will learn how to run a slide show, print and publish presentations, enhance the operation of presentations using themes, templates, masters, and animations.

    Getting to Know PowerPoint
    Starting PowerPoint
    The PowerPoint Screen
    How Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Works
    Using the Ribbon
    Using Ribbon KeyTips
    Minimising the Ribbon
    Understanding Backstage View
    Accessing Backstage View
    Using Shortcut Menus
    Understanding Dialog Boxes
    Launching Dialog Boxes
    Understanding the Quick Access Toolbar
    Adding Commands to the QAT
    Understanding the Status Bar
    Customising the Status Bar
    Exiting Safely From PowerPoint
    Working With Presentations
    Opening a Presentation
    Switching Between Open Presentations
    Understanding PowerPoint Views
    Changing Presentation Views
    Navigating a Presentation
    Using the Zoom Tool
    Closing a Presentation
    Opening a Recent Presentation
    Creating a Presentation
    Planning a Presentation
    Presentation Methods and Hardware
    Designing a Presentation
    Creating a Blank Presentation
    Creating a Presentation Based on a Template
    Creating a Presentation Based on a Theme
    Typing Text Into the Outline Pane
    Saving a Presentation
    Inserting Slides and Text
    Previewing a Slide Show
    Slide Layouts
    Understanding Slide Layouts
    Inserting a Title Slide
    Inserting a Title and Content Slide
    Inserting a Section Header Slide
    Inserting a Table
    Inserting a Picture With Caption Slide
    Inserting a Chart
    Applying a Different Layout to a Slide
    Working With Text
    Typing Text Onto a Slide
    Editing Text
    Moving and Resizing Placeholders
    Applying Font Formatting
    Applying Paragraph Formatting
    Converting Text to SmartArt
    Applying WordArt to Text
    SmartArt
    Understanding SmartArt
    Inserting a SmartArt Graphic
    Inserting Text
    Adding Shapes Below
    Adding Shapes Above
    Adding Shapes Before and After
    Adding an Assistant
    Promoting and Demoting Shapes
    Switching SmartArt Right to Left
    Resizing SmartArt
    Changing the SmartArt Layout
    Applying a Colour Scheme
    Applying a SmartArt Style
    Deleting SmartArt Shapes
    Shapes
    Drawing Shapes
    Resizing Shapes
    Editing Shapes
    Positioning Shapes
    Arranging Shapes
    Combining Shapes
    Formatting Shapes
    Copying Shapes
    Aligning Shapes
    Inserting and Formatting Text
    Connecting Shapes
    Grouping Shapes
    Rotating Shapes
    Slide Show Navigation
    Using Slide Sorter View
    Reusing Slides
    Adding Sections
    Adding Notes to Your Slides
    Slide Numbers
    About Hyperlinks
    Creating an Internal Hyperlink
    Creating a Hyperlink to Another Presentation
    Creating a Hyperlink to Another Application
    Keyboard Shortcuts for Navigating Slide Shows
    Presenting a Slide Show
    Printing
    Understanding Printing
    Previewing Slides
    Printing Slides
    Printing Handouts
    Printing Notes Pages
    Printing the Outline

  • The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft PowerPoint  Level 2 are sufficient to be able to build and enhance powerful, real-world presentations. In this course you will learn how to enhance text in a presentation, add media features, setup a slide show and more. This course is designed to build on basic presentation tools so as to create even more powerful presentations.

    Themes
    Understanding Themes
    Applying a Theme
    Changing the Theme Colours
    Changing the Theme Fonts
    Changing the Slide Background
    Saving a Customised Theme
    Images
    Inserting a Picture
    Resizing an Image
    Positioning an Image
    Removing an Image Background
    Inserting Clip Art
    Modifying Clip Art
    Rotating and Flipping an Image
    Cropping an Image
    Tables
    Inserting a Table
    Applying a Table Style
    Inserting Rows and Columns
    Merging and Splitting Cells
    Resizing and Positioning a Table
    Formatting Table Data
    Applying Borders
    Applying Shading
    Adjusting Column Widths
    Adjusting Row Height
    Aligning Table Data
    Charts
    Inserting a Chart
    Changing the Chart Type
    Applying a Chart Style
    Changing the Chart Layout
    Chart Elements
    Modifying Chart Data
    Deleting Data Series
    Changing the Layout of Chart Elements
    Formatting Chart Elements
    Working With Pie Charts
    Editing Images
    Applying Colour Corrections
    Recolouring an Image
    Applying a Picture Style
    Applying Picture Effects
    Applying Artistic Effects
    Inserting a Screenshot
    Inserting a Screen Clip
    Creating a Photo Album
    Animation
    Understanding Animation
    Animating Text
    Animating Objects
    Applying Multiple Effects
    Applying Motion Paths
    The Animation Pane
    Setting the Timing
    Animating SmartArt Graphics
    Applying Slide Transitions
    Media and Action Buttons
    Understanding Media in PowerPoint
    Inserting a Video Clip
    Inserting an Audio Clip
    Inserting a Clip Art Video
    Optimising and Compressing Media
    Inserting a Linked Media File
    Understanding Action Buttons
    Inserting Action Buttons
    Slide Masters
    Understanding Slide Masters
    Viewing the Slide Master
    Changing the Master Font
    Modifying Bullets
    Inserting an Image
    Applying Animation to the Slide Master
    Inserting Slide Numbers
    Templates
    Creating a Custom Template
    Customising the Design
    Customising the Layout
    Inserting Content
    Saving a Custom Template
    Using a Custom Template
    Setting Up the Show
    About Self Running Presentations
    Recording a Slide Show
    Setting Up a Self Running Presentation
    Rehearsing Timings
    Setting Up a Speaker Led Show
    Creating a Custom Show
    Saving and Sharing Presentations
    Packaging Presentations for CD
    Saving a Presentation as a PDF Document
    Saving a Presentation as a Video
    Sending a Presentation via Email
    Broadcasting a Slide Show