Learning PowerPoint 2016
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Learning PowerPoint 2016

How to Build a Professional Presentation from Start to Finish
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Created by Vicky Bisbach
Last updated 4/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 34 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create custom, polished presentations like a professional.
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Requirements
  • You will need to have PowerPoint (2016 or 2013) installed on your computer. If you wish to follow along with the various modules, please make sure you download the sample documents and files.
Description

This course walks you through, step-by-step, all the processes and features to create and present a professional Presentation with confidence.

By the end of this course, you will have mastered:

  • Navigating the PowerPoint screen, Tabs and Contextual Tabs
  • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Creating a new Presentation from various types of templates - Blank, Microsoft and Personal
  • Printing Presentations, including Notes and Handouts
  • Saving Presentations, including embedding Fonts and removing Metadata
  • Exporting Presentations, including-
    • Exporting as PDF
    • Packaging for CD
    • Creating Video
    • Creating Custom Word Handouts
    • Changing File Type
  • Working with Slide Master, including
    • Adding Themes, Backgrounds, Fonts
    • Working with Placeholders
    • Adding and Manipulating Page Numbers and Footers
    • Saving Templates
    • Pinning Templates to Taskbar
  • Inserting Slides from
    • Blank Slides
    • Another Presentation
    • Word Outline
  • Moving Slides
  • Deleting Slides
  • Adding and Manipulating the following Content
    • Text
    • Pictures
    • Videos
    • Charts
    • SmartArt
  • ** NEW ** Creating Custom Bullets, including
    • Bullet Size
    • Bullet Color
    • Customizing with another Symbol
    • Customizing with a Picture
  • Working with Animation, including
    • Applying
    • Triggering
    • Setting Play Order
  • ** NEW ** Working with Motion Path Animation, Including
    • Adding a Motion Path to an Object
    • Editing a Motion Path
    • Deleting a Motion Path
    • Using Advanced Motion Paths
  • Working with Transitions, including
    • Adding
    • Setting Options
    • Setting Timings
    • Removing
  • Working with Speaker Notes, including
    • Creating
    • Printing
    • Using Presenter View
  • Creating a Self-Running Presentation, including
    • Setting Up
    • Recording
    • Previewing

The modules include step-by-step instructions and sample presentations and files so you can follow along.  The course is structured so that each modules builds upon the previous module until, upon completion, you have a sample presentation for recording.

Who is the target audience?
  • This PowerPoint course is meant for users who are not comfortable working with PowerPoint. It is also ideal for those users looking to add to their PowerPoint skillset.
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Curriculum For This Course
27 Lectures
02:34:12
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Introduction
1 Lecture 04:05
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Overview
3 Lectures 16:16

This module focuses on the individual parts that make up the PowerPoint screen and how they function.  You will also learn how the Tabs work and how related commands are grouped within the Ribbons on the various Tabs. 

Navigating PowerPoint's Screen and Tabs
09:28

This module explains the many Contextual Tabs that become available with PowerPoint when applying specific features.

Accessing Contextual Tabs
04:07

This module teaches you how to use the Key Tips, enabling you to navigate the tabs and ribbons via your keyboard.

Utilizing Key Tips
02:41
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Getting Started
4 Lectures 21:27

This module covers working with the Quick Access Toolbar -

  • Adding custom commands
  • Reordering the commands
  • Removing commands
  • Resetting it back to default commands
  • Moving to below the ribbons
Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
09:15

This module walks you through the process of creating presentations from

  • Bank templates
  • Microsoft templates
  • Personal templates
Creating New Presentations
02:24

This module teaches you about the options available when printing

  • Settings for printing your presentation
  • Printing notes
  • Printing handouts
Printing Presentations
03:53

Printing Presentations Quiz
2 questions

This module teaches you how to embed fonts while saving your presentations.  It also walks you through removing the metadata from your presentation.

Saving Presentations
05:55

Saving Presentations Quiz
2 questions
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Exporting Presentations
2 Lectures 14:20

This first module walks you through the steps for the first three options available for exporting your presentation

  • Exporting to PDF
  • Packaging for CD
  • Creating a video

Exporting as PDF, Packaging for CD & Creating a Video of Presentation
08:32

This module is a continuation of the previous and walks you through the steps for the last two options for exporting your presentation

  • Creating Customized Handouts through Word, with the option to link back to your presentation
  • Changing the file type
Preview 05:48

Exporting Presentations Quiz
4 questions
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Customizing Presentations Using Slide Masters
5 Lectures 19:47

This module explains the features on the Slide Master tab and assists you with navigating it.

Understanding the Slide Master Tab
04:49

This module walks you through setting up your slide master covering

  • Themes
  • Backgrounds
  • Fonts
  • Placeholders
Working with Themes, Backgrounds, Fonts and Placeholders
04:17

This module teaches you how to add page numbers and move them around on the slides.  It also walks you through adding footers.

Adding Page Numbers, Adding Footers and Changing Locations
02:43

This module walks you through saving your newly created slide master as a template to use when creating new templates.  It also walks you through loading this template.

Saving and Loading Newly Created Slide Master Template
02:37

This module explains how to take a PowerPoint template and pin it to your taskbar.

Pinning Template to Taskbar
05:21

Customizing Presentations Using Slide Master Quiz
4 questions
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Working with Slides
2 Lectures 07:41

This module gives you the skills for

  • Adding new blanks slides to your presentation, utilizing the various layout options available
  • Reusing slides from previous presentations, incorporating them smoothly into your presentation
  • Importing a Word outline into your presentation
Preview 04:59

This module walks you through rearranging and deleting slides from the thumbnail pane and slide sorter view.

Rearranging and Deleting Slides
02:42

Working with Slides Quiz
2 questions
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Adding Content to Slides
4 Lectures 23:55

This module will show you how to add various content to your slides and customize it to meet your needs

  • Text
  • Pictures
  • Videos
  • Charts
Adding and Manipulating Text, Pictures, Charts and Videos
07:20

This module will walk you through the process of adding and building upon a SmartArt design.  As an example, we will create a customized organizational chart.

Adding and Working with SmartArt
06:04

In this module, you will learn how to customize bullets for your bulleted list by changing the size and color, changing the bullet to another symbol and changing the bullet to a picture.

** NEW **Customizing Bullets
06:29

You will learn how to utilize the time saving replace fonts tool to replace specific fonts throughout your presentation or slide master.

Using the Replace Fonts Tool
04:02

Adding Content to Slides Quiz
4 questions
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Working with Animation
3 Lectures 25:19

This module will teach you about the various types of animation and their individualized effects.  It will also walk you through applying animation to your content.

Applying Animation
07:58

This module will walk you through working with your animation

  •  Applying triggers
  • Setting play order
  • Removing unnecessary animation
Setting Triggers and Play Order
08:17

This module will walk you through working with motion path animation

  • Adding a Motion Path to an Object
  • Editing a Motion Path
  • Deleting a Motion Path
  • Using Advanced Motion Paths
** NEW ** Working with Motion Path Animation
09:04

Working with Animation Quiz
3 questions
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Working with Transitions
1 Lecture 04:34

This module will teach you about the various types of transitions.  It will also walk you through

  • Adding transitions
  • Setting transition options
  • Setting transition timings
  • Removing unnecessary transitions



Adding, Setting Options and Timings
04:34

Working with Transitions Quiz
2 questions
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Working with Speaker Notes
1 Lecture 08:17

In this module, you will learn how to work with speaker notes

  • Creating speaker notes
  • Printing speaker notes
  • Viewing speaker notes, utilizing the Presenter View
Creating, Printing and Using Presenter View
08:17

Working with Speaker Notes Quiz
2 questions
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About the Instructor
Vicky Bisbach
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414 Students
4 Courses
Software Trainer

I have over 20 years of experience training within the law firm environment.  I have trained attorneys and staff on software including Office 2003 - 2013, iManage (document management) and Nuance PDF Converter Professional.  

I enjoy helping people learn new software and walking them through solving problems or questions they may have using features. I get great satisfaction in seeing someone's confidence level grow as they continue working with new software.

Bachelor of Science Degree - Computer Sciences & Business Administration 

University of Wisconsin - Platteville, Platteville, WI

Certification:

MCT:  Microsoft Certified Trainer

MSOMS:  Microsoft Office 2013 Master Specialist

MSOE:  Microsoft Word 2013 Expert

MSOS:  Microsoft Excel 2013

MSOS:  Microsoft PowerPoint 2013