Intermediate Excel Options and Formulas Course Track

The Intermediate Excel Options and Formulas course track contains the following courses:

Excel 201 – Basic Formulas

Putting a bunch of data in a spreadsheet doesn’t do you much good if you can’t analyze it. This course will teach you the fundamentals of formula-writing in Excel. You’ll learn a few basic formulas (SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX, CONCATENATE, and others), and then learn how to navigate Excel’s built-in formula builder. You’ll also learn how to use Excel’s AutoSum function, which will allow you to evaluate any dataset quickly and easily.

Excel 211 – Paste Special and Linking Data

One of Excel’s best kept secrets is the Paste Special function. In this course, you’ll learn all the different ways you can change your data simply by copying and pasting it. You’ll learn how to strip out formulas from cells, how to change column widths, and how to change a column of data into a row of data (and vice-versa), all by copying and pasting. You’ll also learn how to use Paste Special to link data between different cells, spreadsheets, and workbooks, so that any changes you make in one cell are reflected across all of your links.

Two Young Women in Front of the Computer TalkingExcel 221 – Importing Data from External Sources

Did you know that you can import data into Excel from a wide-variety of sources, including Microsoft Access, text files, or even the internet? Instead of spending hours cutting and pasting data from non-Excel sources, this course will show you how to import data into Excel quickly and easily and in a format that’s easy to manipulate. You’ll learn how to take a 1000+ line text file and turn it into a beautiful Excel spreadsheet with only a few clicks of your mouse.

Excel 231 – Themes and Templates

Do you find yourself spending a lot of time creating spreadsheets that all basically look the same? Maybe you create the same report every day (or week), or maybe you want to create a uniform look across all of your professional documents? This course will show you how to create Themes and Templates, which will allow you to quickly apply the same look, feel, and functionality across all of your spreadsheets. You’ll be a master of efficiency in no time!

Excel 241 – Getting Started with Charts

One of the easiest ways to show off your data is to create a chart (or graph). This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of great chart-building. You’ll learn how to use Excel’s chart-building tools and settings to build beautiful and amazing charts that will look good and wow your audience.

Excel 251 – Sharing and Protecting What’s Yours

Especially when you’re working in a collaborative environment, the ability to Share documents with your co-workers is essential. This course will show you to to Share your spreadsheets, so that two or more people can open and edit a file at the same time. The course will also show you how to properly protect your file, so that the people you are sharing with don’t make any accidental/unintentional changes to your spreadsheet. You’ll also learn how to lock down a file so that only those with the appropriate password(s) can open and/or edit a file.

Enroll in the Intermediate Excel Options and Formulas course track today!