MS Powerpoint Introduction

Entirely hands-on, this course will provide those attending with a good basic understanding of how to create and manipulate charts, graphic images, organisation charts and how to create a rolling presentation on screen using Microsoft PowerPoint. Audience

Course Content

This outline is based on the 2003 Version of Powerpoint. If users are using a newer version of Powerpoint please outline this prior to signing up for the course.
  • Overview of New Features
  • Introduction to PowerPoint
  • PowerPoint Screen
  • Creating a Presentation
  • Open / Close / Save Presentation
  • Using Slide Layouts
  • Creating a Title Slide
  • Selecting Text
  • Formatting Text
  • Alignment
  • Line spacing
  • Creating a Bulleted List
  • Changing the appearance of Bullets
  • Using Different Views
  • Working with Graphic Objects
  • Inserting Clipart
  • Tabs
  • Using Outline View
  • Changing Colour Schemes
  • Using Templates
  • Creating a Slide Show
  • Creating Graphs
  • Creating Organisational Charts
  • Inserting WordArt
  • Customising Toolbars
  • Using Slide Master
  • Review & Close

    Target Trainee Profile

    New, recent or intended users of PowerPoint
    Anyone who needs to produce high quality slides, overheads and other presentation materials.