PowerPoint 2007 Basic

CW-055A PowerPoint 2007 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.

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 2007

  1. Open, Edit, Save, and Print a Presentation
    1. Open, View, and Save a Presentation
    2. Edit a Presentation
    3. Format a Presentation
    4. Create Headers and Footers and Print a Presentation
  2. Create and Format a Presentation
    1. Create a New Presentation
    2. Use Slide Sorter View
    3. Add Pictures to a Presentation
    4. Use the Microsoft Help System

Chapter 2 Designing a PowerPoint Presentation

  1. Format a Presentation
    1. Format Slide Elements
    2. Insert and Format Pictures and Shapes
    3. Apply Slide Transitions
  2. Enhance a Presentation with SmartArt Graphics
    1. Reorganize Presentation Text and Clear Formats
    2. Create and Format a SmartArt Graphic

Chapter 3 Enhancing a Presentation with Animation, Tables, and Charts

  1. Customize a Presentation
    1. Customize Slide Backgrounds and Themes
    2. Animate a Slide Show
  2. Present Data with Tables and Charts
    1. Create and Modify Tables
    2. Create and Modify Charts