Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® Introduction

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Key Focus Areas:

Getting started with PowerPoint
• Understand the ribbon, the Quick Access Toolbar and Backstage view

Understanding OneDrive
• Learn how to use your Microsoft Account and OneDrive

Creating and Opening Presentations
• Learn how to open existing presentations
• Create new ones using Microsoft Templates

Saving and Sharing Documents
• Understand how to save your documents and share them with other people

Slide Basics
• Learn the basics of working with slides

Text basics
• Learn how to cut, copy, paste and format text

Using a theme
• Learn how to apply a theme to your presentation

Managing views
• Learn how to change views to manage your slide order

Inserting a picture
• Insert a picture and modify using the Picture Tool Tab

Bullets, Lists and numbering
• Understand how to add, modify and utilise the bullets, lists and numbering system in your presentation

• Learn how to create, modify and work with charts
• Work with charts as objects in Word and Excel

• Work and edit tables
• Learn how to work with tables as objects in other Microsoft Programs

Spell check
• Learn how to use the spell check feature

Printing your presentation
• Learn the various ways in which the presentation can be printed

Presenting your slide show
• Understand how transitions work
• Learn how to present the show to an audience

• Understand how to set up margins, change orientation and manage page breaks
• Learn how to set up your document for printing using the Print function

Entrance requirements:

Delegates are advised to bring their own laptops, with relevant programmes installed to class, in order to complete the training


One day

Start Date Programme Fee
19th June 2024 R3 550
Course by:

UKZN Extended Learning