PowerPoint 2003 Basic

CW-055A PowerPoint 2003 Basic

Synopsis: This class is for the student whose goal is to become proficient using Microsoft PowerPoint to build, design, format, save and deliver basic presentations.

Prerequisite: A general understanding of the Window operating system and the ability to use the keyboard and mouse.

Length of Course: Self-paced, average 12-18 hours per course

Required Text: Clackamas Community College custom courseware will be provided at the first class.

  1. Getting Started
    1. Exploring the PowerPoint environment
    2. Getting help
    3. Closing presentations and closing PowerPoint
  2. Building new presentations
    1. Creating new presentations
    2. Saving presentations
    3. Working in the Outline tab
    4. Rearranging and deleting slides
    5. Using slides from other presentations
  3. Formatting slides
    1. Exploring text formatting
    2. Working with text
    3. Setting tabs and alignment
  4. Using drawing tools
    1. Drawing objects
    2. AutoShapes
    3. Working with text in objects
    4. Modifying objects
  5. Working with graphics
    1. Working with WordArt
    2. Adding clip art
    3. Using images
  6. Using tables and charts
    1. Working with tables
    2. Creating and modifying charts
    3. Creating organization charts
  7. Modifying presentations
    1. Using templates
    2. Working with the slide master
    3. Adding transitions and timings
    4. Adding speaker notes and footers
    5. Setting up slide shows<
  8. Proofing and delivering presentations
    1. Proofing presentations
    2. Running presentations
    3. Printing presentations
    4. Saving presentations for Web delivery