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Microsoft PowerPoint 2019: Introduction

Dates:June 7, 2024
Meets:One Fri., 9AM-4PM 06/07 (MT)
Location:Colorado Free University in Lowry Compuskills 116
Cost: $179.00

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Create professional presentations with Microsoft's impressive presentation software. This Introductory course covers all the basics of how to set up and run a presentation. This class is held in PowerPoint 2019 but is appropriate for 365 users.
Previous knowledge or experience: Understanding of basics of Windows

Overview: By learning how to use the vast array of features and functionality contained within PowerPoint 2019, you will gain the ability to organize your content, enhance it with high-impact visuals, and deliver it with a punch. In this course, you will use PowerPoint 2019 to begin creating engaging, dynamic multimedia presentations.

Course Objectives: In this course, you will create and deliver an engaging PowerPoint presentation.
Target Student: This course is designed for students who wish to gain a foundational understanding of PowerPoint  that is necessary to create and develop engaging multimedia presentations.

You will:
• Identify the basic features and functions of PowerPoint.
• Develop a PowerPoint presentation.
• Perform advanced text editing operations.
• Add graphical elements.
• Format graphical elements.
• Prepare to deliver your presentation.

Course Content
Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint 2019
 Topic A: Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
 Topic B: View and Navigate a Presentation
 Topic C: Use PowerPoint Help

Lesson 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
 Topic A: Create and Save a Presentation
 Topic B: Edit Text
 Topic C: Work with Slides
 Topic D: Design a Presentation

Lesson 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing Operations
 Topic A: Format Characters
 Topic B: Format Paragraphs

Lesson 4: Adding and Arranging Graphical Elements
 Topic A: Insert Images
 Topic B: Insert Shapes
 Topic C: Create SmartArt
 Topic D: Insert Icons and 3D Models
 Topic E: Arrange and Size Objects

Lesson 5: Modifying Graphical Elements
 Topic A: Format Images
 Topic B: Format Shapes
 Topic C: Customize SmartArt
 Topic D: Format Icons
 Topic E: Format 3D Models
 Topic F: Animate Objects

Lesson 6: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation
 Topic A: Review Your Presentation
 Topic B: Apply Transitions
 Topic C: Print a Presentation
 Topic D: Deliver Your Presentation


Fee: $179.00

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