Getting Started with Google Office: Docs, Sheets, Slides
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Getting Started with Google Office: Docs, Sheets, Slides

Gain an overview of the main Google Apps suite: Including Documents (Docs) Spreadsheets (Sheets) & Presentation (Slides)
4.1 (17 ratings)
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603 students enrolled
Created by LearnSmart LLC
Last updated 10/2015
English
Price: $55
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 7 hours on-demand video
  • 6 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

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What Will I Learn?
  • Learn how Google, Documents, Spreadsheets, and Presentations can help you with your individual productivity needs.
  • Cover spreadsheet fundamentals like entering and selecting data, how to format data, what the different data types are, and how to edit worksheets.
  • Organize and optimize your Google Spreadsheets by manipulating the screen display, sorting and filtering data, and pivot tables.
  • Follow the demonstrations on sharing, collaboration, and publishing documents, spreadsheets, and presentations
  • Review the best practices to implement when working in Google slides, how to create and import slides, slide layout options, slide navigation, save options, and slide themes.
  • Take a closer look at Google Documents formatting options by learning about advanced formatting and ways to customize a document.
  • Become more productive and efficient at document, spreadsheet, and presentation creations.
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Requirements
  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet
Description

Welcome to Getting Started with Google Office: Docs, Sheets, Slides from LearnSmart.

Master Strategies for Effectively Utilizing the Google Drive Applications

  • Learn about Google Documents (Docs), Google Spreadsheets (Sheets), and Google Presentation (Slides)
  • As introductory courses cover key fundamentals and watch live demonstrations to get the most out of this cloud sharing system
  • Be able to get started and to collaborate with others!


At the end of this course, you will be able to confidently create, edit, and share presentations, documents, and spreadsheets!

This course is a bundle of the following LearnSmart courses, and includes comprehensive information for the following topics:

  • Google Docs Part 1: Getting Started, Document Fundamentals, Document Formatting and Customization in Google Documents
  • Google Docs Part 2: -Working with Tables, Proofing, Navigation Techniques and Document Distribution in Google Documents
  • Google Spreadsheets Part 1: Getting Started, Spreadsheet Fundamentals and Beyond the Basics in Google Spreadsheets.
  • Google Spreadsheets Part 2: Enhancing Spreadsheets, Spreadsheet Organization & Optimization and Spreadsheet Distribution in Google Spreadsheets
  • Google Slides Part 1: Getting Started, Presentation Fundamentals, Formatting Text and Drawing Options in Google Presentations
  • Google Slides Part 2: Working with Images, Video and Tables, Animating Slide Elements, Collaboration and Distribution in Google Presentations

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  • Smart method to learn - This course is helpful and using smart way to motivate thinking and understanding. The instructor has a professional delivery method, and the he materials are interesting and creative specially the flashcards and the exercises -- Ibrahim Alsayed
  • This course is of high quality - The instructor is highly engaging and highly motivating. Can't be better. Thank you -- Saber Tlil
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Who is the target audience?
  • This course is intended for individuals looking to expand their knowledge of different Google Application functionality and principles
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Curriculum For This Course
107 Lectures
06:51:06
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Orientation Video
1 Lecture 01:13
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Google Docs Part 1: Getting Started
20 Lectures 01:03:22


Getting Started: Documet Interface Overview
08:16

Document Fundamentals: Type Justification
03:32

Document Fundamentals: Type Justification
01:54

Document Fundamentals: Cut | Copy | Paste Concepts
02:12

Document Fundamentals: Page Setup
02:31

Document Fundamentals: Saving Documents
02:32

Basic Formatting: Text Formatting
02:28

Basic Formatting: Font Formatting
01:15

Basic Formatting: Paragraph Formatting
03:24

Advanced Formatting: Using the Ruler
01:01

Advanced Formatting: Working with Tabs & Indents
01:58

Advanced Formatting: Working with Lists
03:21

Advanced Formatting: Working with Headers & Footers
02:35

Customizing Documents: Importing Images
03:18

Customizing Documents: Adding Hyperlinks
02:20

Customizing Documents: Working with Drawings
04:42

Customizing Documents: Working with Comments & Footers
02:46

Part 1 Quiz
10 questions

Google Docs - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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Google Docs Part 2: Learning Techniques
20 Lectures 50:47
Tables: Inserting Tables
03:40

Tables: Customizing Table Properties
01:46

Tables: Inserting & Deleting Rows & Columns
00:51

Tables: Adjusting Row & Column Height
01:16

Proofing Documents: Spelling Checker
02:53

Proofing Documents: Find & Replace
01:32

Proofing Documents: Word Usage Tools
01:20

Proofing Documents: Translating a Document
01:03

Saving Time: Keyboard Navigation
03:00

Saving Time: AutoComplete | AutoCorrect
02:38

Document Navigation Techniques: Using Bookmarks
06:24

Document Navigation Techniques: Adding a Table of Contents
04:06

Document Distribution: Printing
02:50

Document Distribution: Downloading & Copying Documents
03:08

Document Distribution: Revision History
03:00

Document Distribution: Sharing & Collaboration
05:43

Document Distribution: Communicating with Collaborators
01:58

Document Distribution: Notification Settings
01:27

Document Distribution: Publishing Your Document
02:00

Part 2 Quiz
5 questions

Google Docs - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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Google Slides Part 1: Getting Started
20 Lectures 01:11:54
Getting Started: Creating a Presentation
06:39

Getting Started: Uploading a Presentation
03:39

Getting Started: Presentation Interface Overview
11:37

Presentation Fundamentals: Best Practices
04:18

Presentation Fundamentals: Creating Slides
02:15

Presentation Fundamentals: Importing Slides
02:57

Presentation Fundamentals: Slide Layout Options
01:52

Presentation Fundamentals: Slide Navigation
02:13

Presentation Fundamentals: Slide Themes
02:18

Presentation Fundamentals: Savings
03:21

Formatting Text: Text Boxes
01:59

Formatting Text: Formatting Basics
02:11

Formatting Text: Lists & Bulleted Lists
03:19

Formatting Text: Working with Text Boxes
04:01

Drawing Options: Shapes
06:26

Drawing Options: Drawing Tools
03:11

Drawing Options: Cut / Copy / Paste Drawing Objects
02:13

Drawing Options: Grouping / Aligning Objects
02:30

Drawing Options: Defining Object Order
04:43

Part 1 Quiz
8 questions

Google Slides - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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Google Slides Part 2: Learning Techniques
19 Lectures 01:04:13
Working with Images & Video: Uploading & Inserting an Image
03:30

Working with Images & Video: Inserting an Image Using a URL
01:21

Working with Images & Video: Slide Backgrounds
03:04

Working with Images & Video: Inserting a YouTube Video
06:06

Working with Tables: Inserting a Table
02:22

Working with Tables: Customizing Borders & Shading
02:15

Working with Tables: Adding Rows & Columns
01:59

Working with Tables: Adjusting Rows & Columns
01:59

Animating Slide Elements: Slide Transitions
03:16

Animating Slide Elements: Animating Text
02:44

Animating Slide Elements: Animating Shapes and Images
05:43

Collaboration & Distribution: Adding Speaker Notes
02:19

Collaboration & Distribution: Download Options
03:52

Collaboration & Distribution: Revision History
03:19

Collaboration & Distribution: Print Options
05:25

Collaboration & Distribution: Sharing
05:43

Collaboration & Distribution: Presenting the Presentation
05:09

Collaboration & Distribution: Publishing the Presentation
03:55

Google Slides - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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Google Sheets Part 1: Getting Started
11 Lectures 01:17:26
Getting Started: Creating a New Spreadsheet
02:49

Getting Started: Opening Existing Spreadsheets
07:33

Getting Started: Spreadsheet Interface Overview
00:39

Spreadsheet Fundamentals: Entering & Selecting Data
05:28

Spreadsheet Fundamentals: Formatting Data
06:35

Spreadsheet Fundamentals: Data Types
12:58

Spreadsheet Fundamentals: Editing Worksheets
13:40

Part 1 Quiz
8 questions

Beyond the Basics: Working with Formulas
12:41

Beyond the Basics: Working with Functions
04:50

Beyond the Basics: Conditional Formatting & Data Validation
10:01

Google Sheets - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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Google Sheets Part 2: Learning Techniques
16 Lectures 01:22:21
Enhancing Spreadsheets: Inserting Images
04:25

Enhancing Spreadsheets: Working with Charts
10:58

Enhancing Spreadsheets: Creating Drawings
03:26

Enhancing Spreadsheets: Working with Forms
12:52

Enhancing Spreadsheets: Google Gadgets
05:18

Part 2 Quiz
16 questions

Spreadsheet Organization & Optimization: Getting Organized
05:46

Spreadsheet Organization & Optimization: Manipulating the Screen Display
04:15

Spreadsheet Organization & Optimization: Sorting & Filtering Data
05:43

Spreadsheet Organization & Optimization: Pivot Tables
11:29

Spreadsheet Distribution: Print Options
03:08

Spreadsheet Distribution: Downloading & Copying Spreadsheets
01:53

Spreadsheet Distribution: Revision History
01:27

Spreadsheet Distribution: Sharing & Collaboration
06:29

Spreadsheet Distribution: Notification Rules
01:52

Spreadsheet Distribution: Publishing Spreadsheets
03:08

Google Sheets - Supplemental Materials
00:12
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