PowerPoint 2016 - Level 1 - Introduction and Basics

About the course

The PowerPoint 2016 - Introduction and Basics course covers topics included in the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam 77-729. You will learn how to navigate presentations, use views and modify Options. You will also create slides, import text and Word outlines, and apply themes and templates.

Modules

There are 6 modules in this course

  • Screen Components
  • Presentation Views
  • Navigating Presentations
  • Creating Presentations
  • Using Themes and Templates
  • PowerPoint Options

Course features

  • Simulation training replicates the software you are learning providing a realistic learning experience.
  • Learn how to perform tasks at your own pace and interactively by following easy step-by-step actions.
  • Reinforce your knowledge at the end of each lesson by completing interactive and multiple choice quiz questions.
  • Assess your skills at any time by undertaking the Course Test.
  • Lessons can be completed within 30 minutes so training can be undertaken in “bite” size pieces.
  • Bookmarking allows you to learn in multiple training sessions.
  • Course navigation features allow you to jump directly to specific topics of interest quickly and easily.
  • Designed for people who require initial and refresher training activities.
  • Available on-line 24 hours a day.
  • Version for Mobile Devices.
  • Review course content with eBooks

You’ll learn how to:

Introducing PowerPoint 2016
Screen Components

  • Identify Screen Components;
  • Use Backstage View;
  • Use Ribbon Commands;
  • Use Dialog Box Launchers;
  • Use the Status Bar;
  • Modify the Status Bar;
  • Change Zoom Magnification;
  • Use the Quick Access Toolbar;
  • Use Smart Tags.

Presentation Views

  • Use Presentation Views;
  • Use Normal View;
  • Use Outline View;
  • Navigate Slides;
  • Use Slide Sorter View;
  • Run Slide Shows;
  • Use Reading View;
  • Use Notes Page View.

Navigating Presentations

  • Use Scroll Bars;
  • Navigate Normal View;
  • Use Slide Buttons;
  • Navigate using the Keyboard;
  • Use the Navigation Pane;
  • Navigate Outline View;
  • Navigate Reading View;
  • Change Zoom Magnification;
  • Navigate Notes Page View.

Creating Presentations
Creating Presentations

  • Create Blank Presentations;
  • Choose Slide Layouts;
  • Use Placeholders;
  • Add New Slides;
  • Modify Text Levels;
  • Use the New Slide List;
  • Insert On-line Pictures;
  • Import Text Files;
  • Import Word Outlines.

Using Themes and Templates

  • Understand Themes;
  • Preview Themes;
  • Apply Themes;
  • Search for Templates;
  • Apply Filters;
  • Remove Filters;
  • Perform Custom Searches;
  • Pin Templates to List;
  • Apply Templates.

Modifying PowerPoint Options
PowerPoint Options

  • Use General Options;
  • Set Proofing Options;
  • Modify Save Options;
  • Add Editing Languages;
  • Use Advanced Options;
  • Customise the Ribbon;
  • Customise the QAT;
  • Manage Add-ins;
  • Use Trust Center Options.