Microsoft Excel for Mac - Basic

by Ken Puls

2h 05m

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Overview

New to Excel or need a refresher? This online course is designed to give you a solid foundation in the basics of Excel for Mac.

Supports Excel for Mac 2016. Also available: Excel Basic (PC).


Syllabus

The Ribbon4m 30s

Identify the terminology and elements of the Ribbon.

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The Work Surface4m 50s

Recognize the main terms used to describe Excel’s work canvas. 

Navigation4m 17s

Utilize the keyboard or mouse to select cells and ranges in a spreadsheet.

First File4m 16s

Create your first Excel file, enter data and create a table.

Formatting5m 39s

Format cells by selecting fonts and color fills to make information more attractive.

Basic Math4m 59s

Utilize basic mathematics including multiplication and division in Excel.

Formula Anatomy7m 13s

Understanding Excel Formula Anatomy.

Cell Referencing5m 28s

Learn about working with absolute and relative cell referencing, and techniques for copying formulas.

Function Anatomy7m 12s

Use to understand the anatomy of Excel functions, and what their components mean.

Math Functions5m 01s

Learn basic math functions including SUM, ROUND and SUBTOTAL.

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Basic Statistics5m 13s

Learn basic statistical functions including COUNT, COUNTA, AVERAGE, MAX, MIN, MEDIAN and MODE.

Logic Functions5m 31s

Learn to build standalone logical IF functions, and make them more complex by nesting AND and OR within them.

Text Functions6m 26s

Learn to break apart text with the LEFT, RIGHT, MID, FIND and SEARCH functions, and to combine text with the & character.

Conditional Math5m 59s

Learn to use SUMIF, COUNTIF and SUMPRODUCT to add cells only when certain conditions are met.

External Links5m 21s

Learn about creating and updating external links, and about the potential dangers of external links in Excel.

Sorting3m 43s

Learn to sort data in Excel by a single column or by multiple columns.

Filtering5m 22s

Learn to filter Excel data for specific words, dates, and apply multiple filters to a single data table.

Contiguous Data5m 00s

Learn tricks for consolidating your data so it's vertically contiguous (without blank rows) – for Tables, PivotTables and Charts.

Cell Formatting6m 00s

Learn to work with the Format Cells dialog to apply text rotation and borders, and to center data across multiple cells.

Building Column Charts4m 36s

Learn how to create an effective column chart by reducing ink and 'noise' that distract from the main messages.

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Building Bar Charts5m 02s

How to create an effective bar chart by reducing ink and noise that distract from the story.

Building Pie Charts5m 10s

Learn how to build an effective pie chart, and when you should and shouldn’t use them.

Building Line Charts4m 27s

How to create an effective line chart through careful manipulation of chart elements to enhance its story telling ability.

Comments4m 43s

Learn about creating, reviewing and printing Excel comments.


Description

In 24 engaging lessons you will learn how to use math, statistical, logic and text functions, organize data by sorting and filtering, effectively present your data in several chart formats and more.

Whether you use Excel for work or study, these tutorials will start you on your journey to becoming an Excel Ninja! Learn more about how a GoSkills Excel certification can boost your career.

Video tutorials are recorded in Microsoft Excel for Mac 2016.

Once enrolled, our friendly support team and tutors are here to help with any course related inquiries.


Accreditations and approvals

CPD - The CPD Certification Service.

Reviews28

Well presented. Surprisingly enjoyable.

— Nick Stewart

Very good structure, really easy to understand, overall very good for beginners!

— Max R

I thought this course was excellent. I will definitely purchase the advanced version as well.

— Shana Pollack

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