This course builds upon basic knowledge and skills imparted in the Level 1 course, and sets you on the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that will deepen your firm's business intelligence.
Learn to wow your audience by mastering advanced formulas, performing timely data manipulation and analysis, and creating dazzling charts and graphs. Finally, you will customize how Excel behaves to more closely meet your needs.
See specific content information below in sections "Expected Outcomes" and "Attend and You Will Learn."
- Excel Level 1
- Excel Level 3
- Excel Data Analysis With PivotTables
- Excel Data Analysis With Power Pivot
- Excel Dashboards
- Excel Charts And Graphs
- Excel Lookups
Who Should Attend
This course is designed for individuals who already have foundational knowledge and skills in Excel and are ready to advance their data analysis skills and abilities through the application of advanced Excel techniques such as advanced formula creation, tables, charts, PivotTables and PivotCharts.
Attend and You Will Receive
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University.
Prior to taking this course, you should have equivalent knowledge of Excel level 1. This course is meant for those desiring to gain advanced skill sets necessary for calculating data using functions and formulas, sorting and filtering data, and PivotTables and PivotCharts for analyzing data. Before starting this course, it is recommended that you take Microsoft ® Office Excel ® Level 1.
Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome
In this course, you will learn to create advanced formulas and analyze data with statistical and logical functions. You will also learn to organize worksheet data with tables, and sort and filter to extract pertinent information. The ability to analyze summary data through PivotTables and charts will assist you in making effective decisions.
Attend And You Will Learn
Customizing the Excel Environment
- Configuring Excel Options
- Customizing the ribbon and quick access toolbar
- Enabling Excel add-ins
Calculating Data with Advanced Formulas
- Applying cell and range names
- Using specialized functions
Analyzing Data with Functions and Conditional Formatting
- Analyze Data by Using Text and Logical Functions
- Apply Advanced Conditional Formatting
Organizing Worksheet Data with Tables
- Creating and modifying tables
- Sorting and filtering data
- Using summary and database functions to calculate data
Visualizing Data with Charts
- Creating a chart
- Modifying and formatting charts
Analyzing Data Using PivotTables, Slicers, and PivotCharts
- Creating a PivotTable
- Filtering data by using slicers
- Analyzing data using PivotCharts