Intermediate PowerPoint 2010/2013

Duration 2 Days
Unit Standard ID 116930
Level 3

Course Objective

On completion of this course users will be able to design templates, add multimedia, complicated graphical objects and manage Slide Masters and Layouts. By adding special effects to slides, users will be equipped to deliver advanced presentations.


Users should have done the Basic PowerPoint course or have an equivalent knowledge of PowerPoint.

Topics covered

  • Identify Elements of the PowerPoint Interface
    • Overview of the Screen, Ribbon, Quick Access Toolbar and Dialog Boxes
  • Understanding Views
    • Slide Sorter View, Outline View and Slide Show View
  • Creating, Saving, Opening and Closing of Presentations
  • Working with Templates and Slide Masters
  • Working with Sections
    • Rename, Delete and Expand Sections
  • Merge, Compare and Manage Slides
    • Rearrange Presentations to Move and Copy Slides between various Presentations
  • Advanced Drawing Techniques
    • Rotate, Flip and Group Objects
  • Advanced Picture Formatting
    • Insert Pictures as Backgrounds, Advanced Formatting of Pictures
  • Using WordArt and SmartArt Graphics
  • Advanced Slide Show Features
    • Create Action Buttons and Custom Shows, Annotate Slides, Animate Graphics and Pictures, Control the Slide Show with Timings and Rehearsing Options
  • Add Multimedia
    • Insert Sounds Clips, Movie Clips and a track from a CD
  • Manage and Distribute Presentations
    • Package the Presentation and Show a Presentation on Two Screens
  • Using PowerPoint with other Applications