Course Details

PowerPoint 1: Essentials / ECDL – Presentation [3 hours]

Event Description


8 October 2013



Microsoft Office PowerPoint is a presentation graphics package that allows users to add a professional touch to presentation materials for use in areas such as teaching, conferences and interviews. PowerPoint presentations can be viewed in various ways, including with a data projector, on the World Wide Web or as printed handouts. This enjoyable course will take participants through the basics of creating a presentation using the new PowerPoint interface in Office 2013, from inserting and formatting text and graphics to changing the slide layout and slide design. Participants will also learn about design issues, basic animation and transition effects and how to use the various views and print options available.

Aims/Aimed at

Staff with little or no previous experience at using PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 and those taking ECDL – Presentation (Module 6).


Familiarity with Windows. Previous experience of using Word 2007 or 2010 would be beneficial.

Booking Information

Book via iTrent

Booking URL:
New Course: No
Course Type(s): Presentation - Continuing Professional Development
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: PowerPoint, Presentations, ECDL

Course Contact Details

Name: IT Training and Assessment Unit
Telephone: 6189