Microsoft Excel for Mac - Basic & Advanced

by Ken Puls

4h 14m

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Overview

Looking for an Excel course for beginners to experts? This online course has something for everyone, covering beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons in Excel for Mac.

Supports Excel for Mac 2016. Also available: Excel (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.

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.

Understanding Dates3m 54s

Understand how dates work in Excel using the TODAY, YEAR, MONTH, DAY and DATE functions.

Understanding Time4m 47s

Understand how time works in Excel, and how to change from whole numbers into time increments and back again.

Formula Auditing4m 53s

Learn to work with formula auditing tools including tracing precedent and dependent cells and formula evaluation.

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.

Temporal Functions4m 07s

Learn to work with the EOMONTH and EDATE functions that easily shift dates from one month or year to another.

VLOOKUP with Approximate Match5m 07s

Learn to use VLOOKUP to find an approximate match and return it or the corresponding value from another column.

VLOOKUP with Exact Match5m 12s

Learn to use VLOOKUP to find an exact match and return it or the corresponding value from another column.

Other Lookup Methods5m 36s

Learn to work with INDEX, MATCH and HLOOKUP, as alternatives to the VLOOKUP function.

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.

Naming Ranges5m 17s

Learn about creating named ranges, and the benefits of doing so.

Excel Tables5m 26s

Learn about creating Excel tables, and their advantages.

Recording Macros6m 05s

Learn to record basic Excel macros to automate your actions (instead of doing them manually).

Creating PivotTables5m 13s

Learn to create and modify basic PivotTables (for quickly summarizing and highlighting data).

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Formatting PivotTables6m 29s

Learn to control formatting and other options in PivotTables.

Calculated Fields in PivotTables4m 52s

Learn to create and modify basic calculated fields for PivotTables.

What-If Analysis4m 41s

Learn to perform what-if analysis in Excel using the Scenario Manager and Goal-Seek.

Cell Formatting6m 00s

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

Outlining4m 52s

Learn about adding and working with Excel’s outlining tools to quickly hide irrelevant sections of your worksheet.

Custom Number Formats5m 05s

Learn to build your own custom number formats to display dates, values and variances how you want to see them.

Conditional Formats with Built-In Rules5m 29s

Learn to create top/bottom and highlight cell rules, as well as to apply icon sets and data bars.

Conditional Formats with Custom Rules5m 25s

Learn to create custom conditional formatting rules based on formulas.

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.

Building Combination Line and Area Charts5m 18s

When you want to graph 3 line series, but only want 2 in focus most of the time.

Data Validation5m 38s

Learn how to use Data Validation to ensure that users enter valid data in input cells.

Data Validation Lists5m 05s

Use to restrict users ability to enter invalid data in cells by providing them with a drop down list of valid options.

Comments4m 43s

Learn about creating, reviewing and printing Excel comments.

Styles4m 54s

Learn how to apply built-in number styles and create your own custom styles packages.

Custom Views4m 32s

Learn how to create and manage Custom Views in a worksheet.

Page Setup Options5m 11s

Learn about page setup options, fitting print jobs on a page, headers and footers, and other ways to customize print jobs.

Security Considerations5m 27s

Learn about the setup and weaknesses of Excel’s security systems.


Description

In 49 engaging lessons you will learn basic techniques including 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. You will also learn intermediate and advanced techniques such as how to find a value with VLOOKUP, create and format PivotTables, record basic Macros 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.

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Very good teaching in handy bite sized lessons. I learned loads!

— Miles Russell

Excellent course that explained all the important areas of Excel in thorough detail. Would highly recommend!

— David Suntup

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