Presentations and PowerPoint

The use of presentations and PowerPoint is prevalent in many jobs in the 21st century, and an important skill to have both in the workplace and at home. Throughout our short two hour courses, available in both beginner and advanced, you will learn the basics of using a presentation tool, how to use your choice of presentation software, using templates, formatting, adding in pictures and much more. 

Combining lectures with practical work so you have the opportunity to apply what you have learned.

Beginner

Lesson 1 - PowerPoint Introduction and Layout

Lesson 2 - Creating a Simple Presentation

Lesson 3 - Formatting Slides

Lesson 4 - Adding Slide Style and Design and Pictures

Lesson 5 - Slide Transitions

Lesson 6 - Printing Presentations and Handouts

Lesson 7 - Presentation Task

Lesson 8 - Reflection

Advanced

Lesson 1 - Formatting a PowerPoint

Lesson 2 - How to Import Text from Another Application Into Your Presentation

Lesson 3 - How to Customise PowerPoint Design

Lesson 4 - How to Add Media and Animations to PowerPoint

Lesson 5 - How to Collaborate When Creating a Presentation in PowerPoint

Lesson 6 - How to Record a PowerPoint

Lesson 7 - Final Task

Lesson 8 - Reflection

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Powerpoint Beginner and Advanced

Course Length: 2 Hours

Beginner Course:

Learn the basics of Presentations:

  • Creating a presentation
  • Adding slides
  • Change text
  • Add graphics to a presentation
  • Working with graphics
  • Move and copy pictures
  • Styling text with bullets and numbers
  • Arranging text
  • Styles
  • Running the presentation.
  • Includes exercises so you can practice what you have learnt.

Advanced Course:

Using Microsoft Powerpoint you will construct a complex presentation from scratch using:

  • Be able to format a presentation
  • Importing text from another application into a presentation
  • Customising a Powerpoint design
  • Add media and animations to a presentation
  • How to collaborate when creating a presentation
  • Recording a presentation includes exercises so you can practice what you have learned.

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