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ITS Training

Get to the Point with PowerPoint

Type: Professional development.

Delivery method:  Demonstration or Workshop Demonstration icon.

Experience level:  Beginner; for those with little or no experience Beginner icon.

Length: One hour.

Description:  Microsoft PowerPoint is a business graphics and presentation manager included in the Microsoft Office suite.  This demonstration presents an overview of the uses of this application: how text is entered; how color schemes are applied; and how graphics are inserted. Although this class will be taught using PowerPoint in a Windows environment, Mac users are welcome as both versions will be discussed.

Prerequisites: None.

Online options: Microsoft also provides free online training for PowerPoint 2010 (PC) here: and PowerPoint 2011 (Mac) here: with videos and courses. You can also get free training for Microsoft Office programs for the PC (limited Mac classes) via the Microsoft IT Academy. Instructions for setting up an account, logging on to the Microsoft IT Academy and a class list are available via the My CWU Links menu in MyCWU.

If you are interested in this class but don't see it on the HR Calendar, please fill out the wait list form and we'll contact you as soon as we can get the class scheduled.


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