PowerPoint 2013 Module 1 - Essential PowerPoint Techniques

Aimed At: Staff who want to create and edit simple PowerPoint presentations.

Workshop Overview

This workshop is suitable for new users to Microsoft PowerPoint.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Design a Presentation
  • Work with existing presentations
  • Create a new presentation
  • Use a variety of PowerPoint views
  • Use a variety of slide layouts
  • Apply a PowerPoint Theme
  • Print slides
Outline Programme

The workshop programme is as follows:

  • Introduce features of PowerPoint 2013
  • Become familiar with Backstage view
  • Work with existing presentations
  • Run a Slide Show
  • Be familiar with and use principles of presentation design and delivery
  • Work in Normal View
  • Work with slides in Outline View
  • Use Slide Sorter View
  • Introduce the new Reading view
  • Create a simple PowerPoint presentation
  • Add Notes to a slide
  • Add and use sections in a PowerPoint presentation
  • Apply Design Themes
  • Work with placeholders, lists, text boxes and formatting
  • Add Clipart, Video and Transitions to PowerPoint slides
  • Save a PowerPoint presentation as a video (for distribution to users without PowerPoint)
  • Print from PowerPoint

In addition to our taught provision for PowerPoint 2013 we have online courses available to staff through SDU's Learning Resource Centre.

Booking Details

Simon Patterson

1:30pm - 4:30pm

  • Tuesday 20th October 2015 - Book Now
  • Thursday 25th February 2016 9.15am-12.30pm - Book Now

1/2 Day


Vicky Beesley Ext. 83424

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