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PowerPoint 2010 Beyond the Basics Course Outline

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You will enhance your presentation with features that will transform it into a powerful means of communication. You will customize the PowerPoint interface to suit your requirements and use the new and enhanced features to create dynamic and visually appealing presentations. You will then finalize a presentation and secure it to authenticate its validity.

Target Student
This course is designed for students who want to gain the skills necessary to work with design templates, various types of diagrams, special effects, custom slide shows, collaboration functionality, and advanced presentation delivery. It is for students who already have knowledge of the basics of PowerPoint 2010, including slide formatting and working with tables, charts, images, objects, and presentation preparation.

To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following course or have equivalent knowledge:
PowerPoint 2010 Introduction

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
customize the PowerPoint environment
customize a design template.
add diagrams to a presentation.
add special effects to a PowerPoint presentation.
customize slide shows.
collaborate on the creation of a PowerPoint presentation.
finalize a presentation.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment
Topic 1A: Customize the PowerPoint Interface
Topic 1B: Set Options for Working With PowerPoint

Lesson 2: Customizing a Design Template
Topic 2A: Set Up a Slide Master
Topic 2B: Customize Slide Layouts
Topic 2C: Modify the Notes Master
Topic 2D: Modify the Handout Master
Topic 2E: Add Headers and Footers

Lesson 3: Adding Diagrams to a Presentation
Topic 3A: Create Diagrams
Topic 3B: Modify Diagrams

Lesson 4: Adding Special Effects to Presentations
Topic 4A: Add Multimedia Elements
Topic 4B: Customize Slide Component Animations

Lesson 5: Customizing a Slide Show Presentation
Topic 5A: Set Up a Custom Show
Topic 5B: Annotate a Presentation
Topic 5C: Create a Presenter-Independent Slide Show
Topic 5D: Set Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically

Lesson 6: Collaborating on a Presentation
Topic 6A: Review a Presentation
Topic 6B: Publish Slides to a Slide Library
Topic 6C: Share a Presentation
Topic 6D: Share a Presentation on the Internet

Lesson 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation
Topic 7A: Broadcast a Presentation
Topic 7B: Secure Presentations
Topic 7C: Convert a Presentation into a Video
Topic 7D: Package a Presentation
Topic 7E: Publish a Presentation to Another File Format

Appendix A: PowerPoint Office Mobile 2010

Appendix B: Math Equation Support

Appendix C: PowerPoint Expert Advice

Appendix D: Integrate PowerPoint with Office Communicator
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Attend hands-on, instructor-led PowerPoint 2010 Beyond the Basics training classes at ONLC's more than 300 locations. Not near one of our locations? Attend these same live classes from your home/office PC via our Remote Classroom Instruction (RCI) technology.

For additional training options, check out our list of PowerPoint Courses and select the one that's right for you.

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