Course Description

This online course helps beginners and experienced users alike create professional-quality presentations that will grab audience attention and keep them interested from start to finish.  

The course is separated into three main sections: basic, intermediate and advanced. Learn to navigate the interface effectively, insert a range of objects and create engaging presentations that will wow viewers. Topics include design, customization and presentation.

Course Outline

  • Visual demonstrations and multimedia presentations
  • Quizzes and exam simulators
  • Social learning and networking
  • Flash cards and educational games
  • Enhanced navigation and controls

PowerPoint Beginner

  • What Is PowerPoint
  • New Presentation
  • Viewing Presentation
  • Inserting Transitions
  • More Visual Designs
  • Notes

PowerPoint Intermediate

  • Visual Designs With Logos and Animation
  • Exit Animation
  • Navigation Buttons
  • Layout Options

PowerPoint Advanced

  • Master Pages
  • Software Simulation
  • Setting Pictures to Music
  • Advanced Animation Techniques
  • Triggers
  • Motion Path Animation
  • Video in PowerPoint
  • PowerPoint Review
  • Additional Options


Participants will have 12 months to complete this self-paced online course.

All necessary materials included.

Internet Connectivity Requirements:

  • Cable and DSL internet connections recommended.

Hardware Requirements:

  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/Headphones to listen to Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.

Operating System Requirements:

  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.

Web Browser Requirements:

  • Google Chrome recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.

Software Requirements:

  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.

Web Browser Settings:

  • Accept cookies
  • Disable pop-up blocker.
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Section Title
Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 (Online)
Jul 01, 2021 to Jun 30, 2022
Contact Hours
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Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $470.00