Course Details and Schedule

In this introductory course you will learn how spreadsheets can be used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. With the skills you'll learn on this course you'll quickly be able to perform basic mathematical operations, sort data, create basic charts and use named cell ranges.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Worksheets and workbooks
  • Using basic formulae
  • Formatting data
  • Creating charts (graphs)
  • Sorting data
  • Named ranges
Course information
Intended audience Those new to spreadsheets who need to use basic formulae and functions, and create charts
Prior knowledge You will need to be familiar with Windows, but no knowledge of Excel is expected
Resources A course book will be loaned to you during the session
Software Excel 2010
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information Using 2003 or 2007? See our Microsoft Office page
Where next? Excel: Functions and cell referencing
Taught using:
Windows XP

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.