APEX101 - Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Level 1

You will create and edit basic Microsoft Office Excel 2010 worksheets and workbooks.

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To be successful in this course, you should be familiar with using personal computers and you should have used the mouse and keyboard. You should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on the computer. Specifically, you should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders. To ensure your success, we recommend you first take one of Element K's introductory Windows courses, such as either of the following, or have equivalent skills and knowledge:
  • Windows XP Professional : Level 1
  • Windows XP : Introduction

Detailed Class Syllabus

Lesson 1: Creating a Basic Excel Worksheet

Topic 1A: Identify the Elements of the User Interface
Topic 1B: Customize the Excel Interface
Topic 1C: Work with Cells
Topic 1D: Enter Data in an Excel Workbook
Topic 1E: Obtain Help in Excel

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations in an Excel Worksheet

Topic 2A: Create Basic Formulas
Topic 2B: Calculate the Cell Values by Using Functions
Topic 2C: Copy Formulas and Functions

Lesson 3: Modifying an Excel Worksheet

Topic 3A: Manipulate Data
Topic 3B: Modify the Worksheet Elements
Topic 3C: Search for Data in a Worksheet
Topic 3D: Modify Rows and Columns

Lesson 4: Formatting an Excel Worksheet

Topic 4A: Modify Fonts
Topic 4B: Check a Worksheet for Spelling Errors
Topic 4C: Apply Number Formatting
Topic 4D: Add Borders and Colors to Cells
Topic 4E: Align the Content in a Cell
Topic 4F: Apply Cell Styles

Lesson 5: Printing Excel Workbooks

Topic 5A: Set the Page Layout Options
Topic 5B: Set Page Breaks
Topic 5C: Print a Workbook

Lesson 6: Managing an Excel Workbook

Topic 6A: Format Worksheet Tabs
Topic 6B: Manage Worksheets
Topic 6C: View Worksheets and Workbooks