Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 Level 2 Advanced

1 day

Course Overview

As a Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2003 user familiar with the basics, you’re able to convey information clearly without much glitz. That’s okay, but you can do better—audiences expect more than the basics. In this course, you will enhance presentations with features that will transform basic presentations into those with a powerful means of communication.


To ensure your success, we recommend that you have taken the Systematix courses or possess equivalent knowledge. Windows Introduction, PowerPoint 2003 Level 1. Web browsing experience is also strongly recommended.


You will use Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2003 features that draw, animate, and format presentations with professional-quality content such that they may be communicated to a wide variety of live, remote, and self-service audiences.

Target student

This course is designed for students who desire to gain the skills necessary to work with design templates, organizational charts, special effects, Web presentations, collaboration functionality, and advanced presentation delivery, or students who desire to prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam in Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2003 and who already have knowledge of the basics of Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2003, including slide formatting, working with tables, images, and objects, charting data, and presentation preparation.

Course Outline

Creating a Custom Design Template

  • Define Design Template Characteristics
  • Create a Custom Color Scheme
  • Set Up a Slide Master
  • Format Custom Bullets
  • Add a Footer
  • Modify the Notes Master
  • Save a Custom Design Template

Adding Organization Charts and Diagrams

  • Working with Organization Charts
  • Update an Organization Chart
  • Applying a Chart Layout
  • Create a Diagram
  • Draw a Flowchart

Adding Special Effects

  • Add Sound and Movies
  • Add Animation
  • Emphasize Objects
  • Set a Motion Path
  • Set the Order of Effects

Creating Web Presentations

  • Create a Group Home Page with the AutoContent Wizard
  • Hyperlink to a Web Page
  • Publish as a Web Page

Collaborating in PowerPoint

  • Set Password Protection
  • Work with Comments
  • Send a Presentation for Review
  • Merge Revision Copies
  • Apply Reviewer Changes

Delivering a Presentation

  • Hyperlink Within PowerPoint
  • Add an Action Button
  • Set Up a Custom Show
  • Annotate a Presentation
  • Working with Narrations and Slide Timings
  • Set Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically