Learn how to design captivating presentations from start to finish and master the powerful communication tools in PowerPoint -- the fun way!

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: PowerPoint Essentials

    • 100: Meet PowerPoint 👋🏼

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    • 101: Getting Started in PowerPoint

    • 102: Anatomy of a Presentation

    • 103: Adding Slides & Selecting Layouts

    • 104: Basic Text Formatting

    • 105: Basic Paragraph Formatting

    • 106: Themes & Variants

    • 107: Design Ideas

    • 108: Essential Key Commands

    • 109: Format Painter 🎨

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    Module 2: Presentation Core Elements

    • 200: What are the core elements?

    • 201: Shapes 101

    • 202: Shape Fill Options

    • 203: Shape Outline Options

    • 204: Shape Effects Options

    • 205: Text Boxes

    • 206: Icons

    • 207: Images

    • 208: Smart Art

    • 209: Working with Videos in PPT

    • 210: Word Art

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    Module 3: Organizing Core Elements

    • 300: Organizing Intro 🧹

    • 301: Arranging Core Elements

    • 302: Aligning Core Elements

    • 303: Grouping

    • 304: Object Magic Keys ✨

    • 305: Mastering the Slide Master

    • 306: Organizing with Sections

    • 307: Formatting Trio: Ruler, Gridlines & Guides

    • 308: Selection Tips

    • 309: Find & Replace

    • 310: Replacing Fonts

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    Module 4: Additional Presentation Elements & Tools

    • 400: Helpful Tools Intro

    • 401: Headers & Footers

    • 402: Insert Date, Time & Slide Numbers

    • 403: Insert Symbols

    • 404: Insert 3D Models

    • 405: Insert Screenshot

    • 406: Reuse Slides

    • 407: Changing the Slide Size

    • 408: Formatting Slide Background

    • 409: Adding Links

    • 410: Dictate Tool

    • 411: Handout Master & Notes Master

    • 412: Presentation Views

    • 413: Window Views

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    Module 5: Tables, Charts & Excel Data

    • 500: Excel & PowerPoint 👯‍♀️

    • 501: Creating Tables in PowerPoint

    • 502: Adding & Editing Cells in Table

    • 503: Using Pen & Eraser Table Tools 🖊

    • 504: Importing & Linking Live Excel Data

    • 505: Formatting Excel Tables

    • 506: Creating Charts in PowerPoint

    • 507: Formatting Chart Elements: Design, Filtering & Updating

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    Module 6: Animations & Transitions

    • 600: Animations & Transitions

    • 601: Animations 101

    • 602: Navigating the Animations Pane

    • 603: Animation Overlay Trick

    • 604: Animation Painter

    • 605: Animate Text by Letter Tip

    • 606: Transitions

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    Module 7: Design Aesthetics

    • 700: Importance of Quality Design

    • 701: Selecting Color Schemes

    • 702: Custom Fonts

    • 703: Tastefully Convey Information

    • 704: Current Design Trends

    • 705: Transparent Overlays

    • 706: Creating Custom Shapes

    • 707: Sliced Images

    • 708: Insert Photo Album

    • 709: Custom Icons

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    Module 8: Presentation Aesthetics

    • 800: Importance of Presentation Aesthetics

    • 801: Displaying Large Dataset - Highlighting Trick

    • 802: Displaying Large Dataset - Insert Photo Trick

    • 803: Displaying Large Dataset - Zoom Feature

    • 804: Morphing Slides

    • 805: Morph Roadmap Trick

    • 806: Zoom Feature

    • 807: Action Settings for Objects

    • 808: Changing Colors Between Slides

    • 809: Switching Participant Attention Tip

    • 810: Draw Tool

    • 811: Background Music 🎵

    • 812: Integrating Screen Recordings

    • 813: Background Videos

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    Module 9: Presenting

    • 900: Presenting 101

    • 901: Presentation Technical Basics

    • 902: Presentation Best Practices

    • 903: Rehearse Timing

    • 904: Record Slideshow

    • 905: Captions & Subtitles

    • 906: Hide Slides

    • 907: Custom Shows

    • 908: Rehearse with Virtual Coach

    • 909: Tips for Overcoming Presentation Anxiety

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    Module 10: Reviewing & Customizations

    • 1000: Reviewing & Customizations Intro

    • 1001: Spell Check & Thesaurus

    • 1002: Accessibility Check

    • 1003: Working with Comments

    • 1004: Comparing Presentations

    • 1005: Ink / Hiding Ink

    • 1006: Translation & Language Settings

    • 1007: Linked Notes

    • 1008: Change Colors in Theme

    • 1009: Quick Access Toolbar

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    Module 11: Presentation Aftermath

    • 1100: Presentation is done...now what?!

    • 1101: Color / Greyscale Options

    • 1102: Embedding Fonts

    • 1103: Reduce Presentation Size

    • 1104: Export to PDF

    • 1105: Print Settings

    • 1106: Save Settings

    • 1107: Sharing Presentations

    • 1108: Copying Slides Between PowerPoint Files

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    Module 12: Inspiration Station

    • 1200: Welcome to the Inspiration Station!

    • Inspiration Station 💡

    • CONGRATS!!!!!!!! 🎉

  • 13

    BONUS! Ready to use Template Library

    • Templates