PowerPoint 2010 Expert

Your participants will learn how to use the advanced features of PowerPoint 2010. This workshop is designed to go beyond a basic understanding and to explore the more advanced features of PowerPoint 2010 in a practical way. This workshop incorporates a hands-on approach to learning. They will get a chance to practice some of the advanced features right on a computer.
PowerPoint 2010 is a powerful presentation for the presentation of visual and graphical items. You can do everything from creating simple handouts to developing an animated presentation with audio.

Course Outline

Module One: Getting Started
• Housekeeping Items
• The Parking Lot
• Workshop Objectives
• Pre-Assignment
• Action Plans and Evaluation Forms

Module Two: Working with PowerPoint
• About PowerPoint Views
• Adjusting the View
• Working with Multiple Presentation Windows
• Adding a Command to the Ribbon
• Adding a Command to the Quick Access Toolbar
• Configuring the PowerPoint Options
• Module Two: Review Questions

Module Three: Working with Presentations
• Using Custom Slide Sizes
• Changing the Orientation
• Inserting an Outline
• Reusing Slides from the Slide Library
• Reorganizing Slides
• Module Three: Review Questions

Module Four: Formatting Presentations
• Formatting Sections
• Modifying the Theme
• Switching to a Different Slide Layout
• Using Footers
• Working with Slide Fills
• Module Four: Review Questions

Module Five: Formatting Text Boxes
• Working with Text Box Fills
• Working with Shapes and Effects
• Setting Text Box Alignment, Internal Margins, and Wrapping
• Creating a Default Text Box
• Using Autofit
• Module Five: Review Questions

Module Six: Creating a Photo Album
• Adding Captions to Pictures
• Inserting an Image as Black and White
• Reordering Pictures
• Adjusting Image Rotation, Brightness, and Contrast
• Cropping a Picture
• Changing and Resetting a Picture
• Compressing Pictures (selected or all)
• Module Six: Review Questions

Module Seven: Working with Graphical and Multimedia Elements
• Manipulating Graphical Elements
• Using Styles, Effects and Borders
• Adding Hyperlinks
• Manipulating Images
• Manipulating Audio and Video Content
• Module Seven: Review Questions

Module Eight: Working with SmartArt, Tables and Charts
• Working with Word Art
• Manipulating SmartArt
• Working with Tables
• Working with Charts
• Module Eight: Review Questions

Module Nine: Working with Transitions and Animations
• Working with Effects
• Working with Paths
• Working with Transitions
• Manipulating Animations
• Module Nine: Review Questions

Module Ten: Collaborating on Presentations
• Working with Comments (insert, edit, and delete)
• Showing or Hiding Markup
• Navigating Comments
• Comparing and Combining Presentations
• Module Ten: Review Questions

Module Eleven: Delivering Presentations
• Saving a Presentation as a Picture Presentation, PDF, XPS or OpenDocument
• Saving a Slide or Object as a Picture File
• Marking a Presentation as Final
• Using Password
• Using Annotations
• Setting up Presenter View
• Showing Media Controls
• Rehearsing Timings
• Module Eleven: Review Questions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
• Words from the Wise
• Review of Parking Lot