Introduction to
Powerpoint

A detailed introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint.

Overview

Why take this course?

Microsoft Powerpoint open learning units have been specifically designed to provide the knowledge and techniques needed for the successful creation and manipulation of a Powerpoint presentation. The guide will help you get the most out of the software and enable you to develop a presentation that is both functional and professional.

What you will experience

This course covers the following topics:

  • Creating presentations 
  • Using help 
  • Working in different views 
  • Saving presentations 
  • Adding slides 
  • Formatting and adding text 
  • Formatting Slides 
  • Creating organisational charts 
  • Creating tables and graphs 
  • Printing 
  • Inserting clip art 
  • Applying Animation 

At the end of the course you will test your knowledge via an end of course test.

Student at a computer

Key facts

Mode of study
Distance Learning
Method of study

This course will require you to manage your workload independently, with a basic level of tutor support.

Subject area

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

What you will need

All students are assigned a login to Microsoft Office 365 which includes online access to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 at no extra cost.

What you need to know

Next steps

Education

At North East Scotland College

On successful completion of this course, you can progress to the following course at North East Scotland College:

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Availability

Duration Fees Code
32 Hours over 6 Months £44.00
YBNTP
-O171A
Paper applications only

Paper applications

You must submit a paper application form for this course and return it to us completed and signed.

Completed forms should be returned to the following freepost address:

The Student Information & Admissions Manager
North East Scotland College
FREEPOST RTJJ-TXBA-AEZS
Aberdeen City Campus
Gallowgate
Aberdeen
Scotland
UK AB25 1BN

Should you have any problems with your application, please contact the Student Advice Centre:

Telephone: 01224 612330
Email: enquiry@nescol.ac.uk

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