About this course

This Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016 training class is meant for students who want to advance their skill set by learning to work with advanced formulas, lists, and illustrations. Students will also work with charts and advanced formatting including styles.

Course Outline

Module 1: Advanced Formulas

This module explains how to work with formulas.

  • Using Named Ranges in Formulas
  • Naming a Single Cell
  • Naming a Range of Cells
  • Naming Multiple Single Cells Quickly
  • Using Formulas That Span Multiple Worksheets
  • Using the IF Function
  • Using AND/OR Functions
  • Using the SUMIF, AVERAGEIF, and COUNTIF Functions
  • Using the PMT Function
  • Using the LOOKUP Function
  • Using the VLOOKUP Function
  • Using the HLOOKUP Function
  • Using the CONCATENATE Function
  • Using the TRANSPOSE Function
  • Using the PROPER, UPPER, and LOWER Functions
  • The UPPER Function
  • The LOWER function
  • The TRIM Function
  • Using the LEFT, RIGHT, and MID Functions
  • The MID Function
  • Using Date Functions
  • Using the NOW and TODAY Functions
  • Creating Scenarios
  • Utilize the Watch Window
  • Consolidate Data
  • Enable Iterative Calculations
  • What-If Analyses
  • Use the Scenario Manager
  • Use Financial Functions
  • Using Named Ranges in Formulas
  • Entering a Formula Using Data in Multiple Worksheets
  • Using the IF Function
  • Using the PMT Function
  • Using the VLOOKUP Function
  • Using the CONCATENATE Function
  • Using the PROPER Function
  • Using the LEFT and RIGHT Functions
  • Using the YEAR, MONTH, and DAY Functions

Module 2: Working with Lists

This module explains how to work with lists.

  • Converting a List to a Table
  • Removing Duplicates from a List
  • Sorting Data in a List
  • Filtering Data in a List
  • Adding Subtotals to a List
  • Grouping and Ungrouping Data in a List
  • Converting a List to a Table
  • Removing Duplicates from a List
  • Sorting Data in a List
  • Filtering Data in a List
  • Adding Subtotals to a List

Module 3: Working with Illustrations

This module explains how to work with illustrations.

  • Working with Clip Art
  • Using Shapes
  • Working with SmartArt
  • Working with Clip Art
  • Adding Shapes

Module 4: Visualizing Your Data

This module explains how to work with charts, objects, and text boxes.

  • Creating a Custom Chart Template
  • Inserting Charts
  • Add and Format Objects
  • Insert a Text Box
  • Create a Custom Chart Template
  • Inserting Charts
  • Editing Charts

Module 5: Working with Tables

This module explains how to work with tables.

  • Format Data as a Table
  • Move between Tables and Ranges
  • Modify Tables
  • Define Titles
  • Creating and Modifying a Table in Excel

Module 6: Advanced Formatting

This module explains how work with formatting options in Excel.

  • Applying Conditional Formatting
  • Working with Styles
  • Creating and Modifying Templates
  • Using Conditional Formatting
  • Working with Styles

Module 7: Microsoft Excel Features that Were New in 2013

This module explains how to use some features that were new in 2013.

  • New Functions in Excel 2013
  • Using New Chart Tools
  • Using the Quick Analysis Tool
  • Using the Chart Recommendation Feature
  • Using the New Excel Functions
  • Using the New Excel 2013 Chart Tools
  • Using the Quick Analysis Tool

Module 8: Features New in 2016

This module explains how to use the new charts in 2016.

  • New Charts
  • Treemap
  • Sunburst
  • Histogram
  • Waterfall
  • Box and Whisker
  • Pareto