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Mastering Microsoft Excel (UWS)

ID : 64056   
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A must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets. Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time. Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation. Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery. Master the options that can take
your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia. You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success.
One-month course

Course Outlines
Unit 1
Excel From The Ground Up
  • Why businesses use Excel for spreadsheet management
  • Technical requirements to use Excel (and all Office modules)
  • Launch Excel and create your first Excel worksheet
  • Discover how to protect and save your document
  • Set your document’s Properties and Attributes including Subject, Title and Author
Unit 2
Excel Document Creation
  • Explore the different parts of the Excel worksheet and document navigation
  • Understand cells and their makeup
  • Learn how to populate, format and merge cells
  • Create multiple worksheet “workbooks”
  • Learn how to insert comments and check spelling  
Unit 3
Advanced Features and Functionality
  • Create and manage formulas and functions
  • Filter and sort tables and data
  • Create “live” connections between multiple worksheets
  • Create effective and informative table and charts 
Unit 4
Excel Management and Sharing
  • Create meaningful file names and understand filing systems to manage Excel documents
  • Organize your documents on your hard drive and learn how to copy and move documents
  • Manage track changes when co-authoring documents
  • Printing and PDF file creation including setting print areas
  • Learn how to export Excel tables and charts to PowerPoint presentations and Word documents
  • Use Outlook to send Excel worksheets and workbooks to other users

Class Details

8 Sessions
Online 24/7


Betsy Flanagan 

CEUs : 1.6



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Registration Closes On
Monday, February 1, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/1/2021 - 2/26/2021 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Betsy Flanagan 

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Mastering Microsoft Excel (UWS)
ID: 64057

04/05/21 - 04/30/21
Online 24/7


Betsy Flanagan

Contact Us! - 952.358.8343
Normandale Community College - Continuing Education

9700 France Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55431

A member of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities System