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Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 1
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Available Classes
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Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Anyone with little to no experience using Microsoft Excel.
Microsoft Excel is a globally-used program essential for business and academic settings. This is the first course of a three-part series. Participants will be able to use common terms, create and modify worksheets and workbooks, and perform basic calculations.
Course Objectives
  1. Understand basic terminology and concepts
  2. Create worksheets and workbooks
  3. Perform basic calculations
Outline of Instruction
  1. Getting Started
  2. Performing Calculations
  3. Modifying a Worksheet
  4. Formatting a Worksheet
  5. Printing Workbooks
  6. Managing Workbooks
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Prior to course enrollment, students should type at least 35 words per minute and a basic ability to navigate the Windows operating system.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Anyone with little to no experience using Microsoft Excel.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Elizabeth Knocklein