Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007: Level 2
Course number: 084842
Software: Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007
Course length: 1.0 day(s)
Certification: PowerPoint® 2007 MS Specialist
As a Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 user, you are familiar with the basics of creating a presentation, and you are able to convey information effectively in a simple way. Static content in presentations, however, will not keep your audience interested. In this course, you will enhance presentations with features that will transform basic presentations into a powerful means of communication.
Course Objective: You will enhance your presentation with features that will transform it into a powerful means of communication. You will customize the PowerPoint interface to suit your requirements and use the new and enhanced features to create dynamic and visually appealing presentations. You will then finalize a presentation and secure it to authenticate its validity.
Target Student: This course is designed for students who want to gain the skills necessary to work with design templates, various types of diagrams, special effects, custom slide shows, collaboration functionality, and advanced presentation delivery. This course also assists in the preparation for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam in Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007. It is for students who already have knowledge of the basics of Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2007, including slide formatting and working with tables, charts, images, objects, and presentation preparation.
Prerequisites: To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following Element K courses or have equivalent knowledge:
- Windows XP: Introduction
- Windows 2000: Introduction
- Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007: Level 1
Delivery Method: Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.
This course is one of a series of Element K courseware titles that addresses Microsoft Office Specialist (Office Specialist) skill sets. The Office Specialist program is for individuals who use Microsoft’s business desktop software and who seek recognition for their expertise with specific Microsoft products. Certification candidates must pass one or more proficiency exams in order to earn Office Specialist certification.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- customize the PowerPoint environment.
- customize a design template.
- add diagrams to your presentation.
- add special effects to a PowerPoint presentation.
- use the various options to customize slide shows.
- use PowerPoint to publish slides to a slide library and secure your presentations.
- finalize a presentation.
Lesson 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment
Topic 1A: Personalize the PowerPoint Interface
Topic 1B: Customize Save Options
Topic 1C: Apply Advanced Customization Options
Lesson 2: Customizing a Design Template
Topic 2A: Set Up a Slide Master
Topic 2B: Customize Slide Layouts
Topic 2C: Create Custom Themes
Topic 2D: Customize Bullets
Topic 2E: Add Common Slide Information
Topic 2F: Modify the Notes Master
Topic 2G: Modify the Handout Master
Lesson 3: Adding Diagrams to a Presentation
Topic 3A: Create a Diagram
Topic 3B: Modify Diagrams
Lesson 4: Adding Special Effects to Presentations
Topic 4A: Add Multimedia Elements
Topic 4B: Customize Slide Component Animation
Lesson 5: Customizing a Slide Show Presentation
Topic 5A: Set Up a Custom Show
Topic 5B: Annotate a Presentation
Topic 5C: Create a Presenter-Independent Slide Show
Topic 5D: Set Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically
Lesson 6: Collaborating on a Presentation
Topic 6A: Publish Slides to a Slide Library
Topic 6B: Share a Presentation
Lesson 7: Finalizing a Presentation
Topic 7A: Review a Presentation
Topic 7B: Secure Presentations
Topic 7C: Publish a Presentation as a Web Page
Appendix A: Microsoft Office Specialist Program