Learn PowerPoint 2010
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Learn PowerPoint 2010

Create powerful presentations with PowerPoint 2010. Learn what you need when you need it.
3.5 (2 ratings)
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Created by Shelley Fishel
Last updated 8/2013
English
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Includes:
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 10 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create a presentation using PowerPoint 2010
  • Learn about adding text to slides
  • Learn how to add pictures and images to slides
  • Learn about using different views to complete different tasks within PowerPoint 2010
  • Find out what the Master Slide is and how to change it.
  • Make changes to the look and feel of your presentation
  • Add different types of SmartArt to your presentations
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Requirements
  • You must be able to use a keyboard and a mouse.
  • A full working copy of PowerPoint 2010 as you will work alongside me.
Description

This PowerPoint 2010 course will enable you to create great presentations that will wow your boss!

Learn everything from how to start the program to how to view the finished slide show.

The course is structured in easy to follow sections and you can choose whether to follow each lesson in the order given, or whether you want to jump in and learn a particular skill.

The course has exercises to help you practice and quizzes to check your understanding.

You will be creating fabulous PowerPoint Presentations in no time.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who needs to create presentations using PowerPoint 2010
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 70 Lectures Collapse All 70 Lectures 04:13:50
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Introduction
2 Lectures 03:05

Demonstration files - you can download them
00:06
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Getting Started
8 Lectures 29:29

Start the programme.

Starting PowerPoint
01:28

Find your way around the screen.

The PowerPoint Window
05:40

Learn where things are on the Ribbon and how the Quick Access Toolbar can help.

Preview 06:26

The Alt key can help you learn Keyboard Short cuts.

The Alt Key
03:07

In PowerPoint 2010 you can create your own Ribbon to hold the icons you use most often.

Customise and Create a Ribbon
04:17

Find out about the options you have on the Backstage Menu.

The Backstage Menu
04:03

PowerPoint Options control how PowerPoint works.

PowerPoint Options
04:28

This exercise will help you to get your Quick Access Toolbar set up how you want it.

Exercise - Getting Started
1 page
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Create and View a Presentation
11 Lectures 31:53

Starting a new Presentation.

Creating a new presentation
04:03

How to add slides and text to your presentation.

Adding Slides, Changing Layouts and Adding Text
05:33

Learn how to move around within your presentation.

Preview 01:05

There are several different views in PowerPoint and they each have a different purpose. This lesson shows you the different views and what they are used for.

Different PowerPoint Views
04:34

Saving your presentation
04:08

This exercise will help you to focus on the skills you have learned. You will create a presentation and practice what you have learned.

Exercise - Presentation Basics
1 page

Outline View is used to create the presentation without getting distracted by the layout. Very handy for getting your structure sorted.

Outline View
05:53

Practice using Outline View in this exercise.

Exercise - Outline View
1 page

Learn about formatting text in PowerPoint.

Formatting Text
02:31

Leran how to format bullets and numbering in PowerPoint.

Formatting Bullets and Numbers
04:06

Complete this exercise on formatting to practice changing the look and feel of text and bullet points.

Exercise - Formatting
1 page

Complete the quiz to check your understanding of what you have learned.

Create and View a Presentation
7 questions
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Adding Pictures and Clipart
7 Lectures 22:14

Find out how to add pictures and clipart to your presentations.

Preview 02:32

You can take a screen shot and add it to your presentation - this lesson shows you how.

Inserting a picture screen shot
02:18

Once you have added a picture to your presentation, you can style it with fancy borders and effects.

Picture Quick Styles
03:21

Images can be adjusted in many ways, from the contrast to the colour.

Adjusting picture attributes
04:46

Find out how to resize your images.

Resize a picture
03:09

When adding lots of pictures to your presentation, you can make the presentation very large in size. By compressing the pictures you can reduce the size of the presentation on disc without changing the quality of the images.

Compress an Image
04:05

Often you wish to move an image from one location to another and this lesson shows how.

Moving a picture around
02:03
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Changing the way the presentation looks
4 Lectures 18:55

A Design Theme is a set of colours and fonts that you can apply to a single slide or to the whole presentation.

Design Themes and Colour Schemes
03:35

If you wish you can change the background colour of a slide or a set of slides.

Changing the background colour and fill effects
02:58

Master Slides control the look and feel of the presentation. Set them up before you start and all you have to focus on is the content.

Master slides
05:55

Learn about printing your presentation.

Page Setup & Printing
06:27
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Adding Tables Charts Smart Art and Drawing
11 Lectures 38:39

See how simple it is to add a Table to your presentation.

Adding and modifying a table
07:22

Add a chart to your presentation to make numbers meaningful.

Adding a chart to the presentation
03:40

When you have added a chart you can modify different elements of it.

Modify the chart
03:38

A pie chart can be very useful to illustrate the way your data breaks down.

Add a pie chart
03:25

This exercise will help you to consolidate what you know about creating tables and charts on PowerPoint.

Exercise - Tables and Charts
1 page

Learn how to draw and format shapes.

Drawing and formatting shapes
06:55

Learn about drawing lines.

Preview 02:57

Word Art can be used for jazzy headings.

Word Art
04:01

Smart Art is brilliant for illustrating a process or a list.

Smart Art
05:09

You can turn a bulleted list in to Smart Art.

Change bullets to Smart art
01:32

Using the shapes you will create a logo in this exercise to practice what you have learned.

Exercise - Shapes
1 page
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Viewing your show
5 Lectures 14:49

When you wish to show your presentation, you will use Slide Show View.

Slide Show view
03:49

Transition Effects are how the slides arrive on the screen. This lesson shows you how to apply them.

Applying Slide Transitions
03:51

Animation Effects are how objects ON your slides appear. This lesson shows you how.

Applying Animation Schemes effects
04:45

Draw a motion path to make a ball bounce or a bus drive across the screen.

Motion Path
02:24

Practice adding Transition Effects and Animation Effects with this exercise.

Exercise - Transition and Animation Effects
1 page
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Slide Masters
11 Lectures 42:02

The Slide Master is the template for a presentation.

Slide Master Introduction
03:40

You will need to know how to see the Slide Master before you make any changes to it.

Getting to the Slide Master
01:54

Changing the fonts and bullet styles in the Slide Master will affect the way the fonts and bullets appear in the presentation based on that master.

Modify Fonts and Bullets
05:16

Learn about changing the background in the Slide Master.

Modify the background
05:47

You can even create your own layouts if you cannot find a slide layout that does what you want.

Create a new layout
07:19

Themes allow you to add a cohesive look and feel to your presentation.

What is a theme
03:30

You can use more than one theme within a presentation. This can be effective if you need to differentiate between different parts of the presentation.

More than one theme
03:36

Add your logo to the slide master.

Adding a logo
02:28

Learn how to add Headers and Footers.

Adding Headers and Footers
02:40

Presentations look brilliant with pictures. Learn how to add them.

Adding Pictures
05:52

Play around with Pictures in this exercise.

Exercise - Adding Pictures
1 page
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Smart Art
5 Lectures 17:10

Smart Art can help you to illustrate a concept. Learn how.

More about Smart Art
04:32

Once you have Smart Art you may wish to modify the way it looks.

Modify Smart Art
04:22

Learn how to create a process Smart Art.

Process Smart Art
03:08

Add an Organisational Chart to your presentation.

Orgnisation Chart
05:08

Smart Art and Word Art allow you to jazz up your presentation. This exercise will help you to practice this.

Exercise - Smart Art and Word Art
1 page
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Adding Sound and Video
6 Lectures 25:33

Add sound - voice or music to your presentation.

Add a sound
04:18

You can add video to the presentation.

Add Video
07:34

Adding a video from YouTube is now possible.

Add Video from YouTube
04:16

Broadcast your presentation to up to 50 people. They can call in and hear your voice over whilst watching the presentation online. Really useful to present to a team that are based all over the place.

Broadcast your presentation
03:02

Send your PowerPoint Presentation as a pdf or save in different ways.

Saving in different formats
06:23

Practice viewing your presentation before you present and saving in different formats.

Exercise - Saving and Viewing
1 page

Take the quiz to see how you learned.

Summary Quiz
11 questions
About the Instructor
Shelley Fishel
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MCT helping you become more productive with Microsoft Office

HI I am Shelley Fishel - a qualified Microsoft Certified Trainer and I have been teaching Microsoft Office for more than 18 years now. Through my IT Training Company, The IT Training Surgery myself and a team of dedicated trainers deliver courses to businesses in many sectors.

With several levels of each course on offer and a bespoke offering as well I decided that it was time to put my classroom training on line.

Each course has several hours of video tutorials along with exercises to consolidate the learning. 

I am very excited to bring this training to more people with my main aim, to save you time when working in Microsoft Office.