Microsoft Excel 2013 Level 3 Advanced

1 day

Course Overview

Your previous experience with Microsoft Excel has given you a solid foundation in working with this software. You can use Excel efficiently and effectively to solve problems for your business. In this course, you will learn about some of the more advanced features of Excel, including automating common tasks, auditing workbooks to avoid errors, sharing your data with other people, analyzing data, and using Excel data in other applications.

Beyond the basic features, Excel offers many advanced features that will help you create better, more accurate workbooks. There are also tools that allow you to share your work with other people.

Course Ojectives

You will:

Automate worksheet functions.
Audit worksheets.
Analyze data.
Work with multiple workbooks.
Import and export data.

Target student

This course is intended for a student who has experience working with Excel and would like to learn more about creating macros, working with shared documents, analyzing data, and auditing worksheets.

Prerequisites

To ensure your success, we recommend that you first take the following courses or have equivalent knowledge: Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: part 1 and Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: Part 2

Course Outline

Automating Worksheet Functionality

  • Update Workbook Properties
  • Create and Edit a Macro
  • Apply Conditional Formatting
  • Add Data Validation Criteria

Auditing Worksheets

  • Trace Cells
  • Troubleshoot Invalid Data and Formula Errors
  • Watch and Evaluate Formulas
  • Create a Data List Outline

Analyzing and Presenting Data

  • Create Sparklines
  • Create Scenarios
  • Perform a What-If Analysis
  • Perform a Statistical Analysis with the Analysis ToolPak
  • Create Interactive Data with Power View

Working with Multiple Workbooks

  • Consolidate Data
  • Link Cells in Different Workbooks
  • Merge Workbooks

Exporting Excel Data

  • Export Excel Data
  • Import a Delimited Text File
  • Integrate Excel Data with the Web
  • Create a Web Query

Appendix

  • Importing and Exporting XML Data