Excel 365 Level 2 (Intermediate)

Course Length: 6 hrs (1 Day)

Managing your data is a key to success in any business. Microsoft Excel is the standard spreadsheet application used extensively worldwide for this purpose. Excel 365 allows users to build and calculate formulas quickly, efficiently and accurately. Excel's database functions enable users to find, extract, and analyze valuable data in order to make effective business decisions.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will create advanced formulas, utilize and maintain database records, and add graphic elements to your worksheets for greater visual impact. You will:
- Work with Named Ranges
- Use VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, PMT, FV, and IF Functions
- Insert and modify graphic objects such as SmartArt and images
- Organize worksheet data with tables
- Visualize data with charts

Target Student:
This course is for individuals who are familiar with the basics of Excel and who wish to learn additional functions and tools to more fully organize and analyze their data.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Creating Advanced Formulas

Apply Range Names
Use Specialized Functions

Section 2: Analyzing Data with Logical and Lookup Functions
Use Logical Functions
Use Lookup Functions
Use Date Functions

Section 3: Organizing Worksheet Data with Tables
Create and Modify Tables
Sort and Filter Data

Section 4: Visualizing Data with Charts
Create Charts
Modify and Format Charts
Create a Trendline

Section 5: Auditing Worksheets
Trace Cells
Troubleshoot Invalid Data and Formula Errors
Watch and Evaluate Formulas
Create a Data List Outline

Section 6: Inserting Graphics
Insert and Modify Graphic Objects
Layer and Group Graphic Objects
Incorporate SmartArt