General Description: The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft PowerPoint – Level 1 are sufficient to be able to create real-world slide shows. You will learn how to create, print and publish presentations.

Learning Outcomes: At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Work with the basic features of PowerPoint
  • Create a new presentation
  • Work with presentations
  • Insert text into a slide and apply basic formatting
  • Work with the various slide layouts
  • Create and work with SmartArt graphics
  • Draw and format shapes
  • Navigate a slide show in PowerPoint
  • Use a range of printing techniques
  • Obtain help for PowerPoint whenever you need it
  • Create brilliant presentations

Prerequisites: Microsoft PowerPoint – Level 1 assumes little or no knowledge of the software. However, it would be beneficial to have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system environment.