Beginner Excel-ling
Level 2

ACE229 Beginner Excel-ling

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  • Course code


  • Locations and dates


    3 July 2024
    Dates: 3 July-7 August, Wednesdays 5.30-8.30pm, Room G101
    17 August 2024
    Dates: 17 Aug-7 Sept, Saturdays 9am-1.30pm, Room G101
  • Fees

    Tuition: 77.00
  • Credits


New programme.

This course aims to help learners develop their spreadsheet skills using Excel. Learn the basics, good housekeeping and fundamental foundation skills.

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Indicative course content

  • Open Excel programme and understand the differences between web and desktop versions 
  • Navigate around a spreadsheet, cells, rows and understand various components of a spreadsheet
  • Using worksheet tools such as a series fill, autofill, flashfill, shortcuts, etc
  • Formatting data, filter and sort data in a spreadsheet
  • Link spreadsheet cells to Word documents and other spreadsheet worksheets
  • Use a standard spreadsheet application that includes the formatting of a spreadsheet, and the concept of absolute and relative referencing
  • Produce computer spreadsheets that include inputting text and numbers
  • Customising Excel
  • Performing simple arithmetic
  • Printing spreadsheets
  • Produce graphs from data


Looking for a more advanced course?

Check out our Intermediate Excel-ling short course.

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