This course is taught using Microsoft Office 2016, which covers versions 2013 and 2016, as well as the interface with Office 365.
This course builds upon the foundational Microsoft Office Excel knowledge and skills you've already acquired and sets you on the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that will deepen your firm's business intelligence.
You’ll learn more about Excel, such as how to create advanced formulas and organize your data into tables. You'll discover the power of PivotTables and PivotCharts and how slicers can make data filtering as easy as clicking a few buttons.
At its heart, this course is about one simple idea: asking your data questions and using Excel to find the answers.
This course is designed for individuals who already have foundational knowledge and skills in Excel and are ready to advance their data analysis skills and abilities through the application of advanced Excel functionality such as advanced formula creation, tables, charts, PivotTables and PivotCharts.
Lesson 1: Customizing the Excel Environment
- Configure Excel Options
- Customize the Ribbon and Quick Access Toolbar
- Enable Excel Add-ins
Lesson 2: Creating Advanced Formulas
- Use Range Names in Formulas
- Use Specialized Functions
- Use Array Formulas
Lesson 3: Analyzing Data with Functions and Conditional Formatting
- Analyze Data by Using Text and Logical Functions
- Apply Advanced Conditional Formatting
Lesson 4: Organizing and Analyzing Datasets and Tables
- Create and Modify Tables
- Sort Data
- Filter Data
- Use SUBTOTAL and Database Functions
Lesson 5: Visualizing Data with Charts
- Create Charts
- Modify and Format Charts
Lesson 6: Analyzing Data with PivotTables, Slicers, and PivotCharts
- Create a PivotTable
- Analyze PivotTable Data
- Present Data with PivotCharts
- Filter Data by Using Slicers