TECH 102-PowerPoint Advanced

About the Class:

This course is for anyone wanting to build upon basic skills in using PowerPoint to develop more sophisticated multimedia presentations and/or prepare to take the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) PowerPoint Exam.  During this hands-on class, you will use/learn how to attach, embed, import and link objects or files into PowerPoint, customize your slides, and publish a presentation in a variety of ways.

What You’ll Learn:

Upon completion of this class, participants will be able to:

  • Identify features of a Master slide.
  • Modify a Master slide (including Headers and Footers).
  • Modify a slide background.
  • Customize slide design (format and template).
  • Insert and customize a table.
  • Insert WordArt.
  • Include Hyperlinks to other files and/or web pages.
  • Import text from a Word Outline.
  • Export a PowerPoint Presentation as an outline.
  • Import objects from other sources (Office applications, music from CD, etc).
  • Link or attach files to presentation.
  • Use Hide Slides option.
  • Import individual Slides or entire presentation from existing PowerPoint files.
  • Use the Rehearse Timing feature.
  • Publish presentation to web.
  • Use Pack and Go.
  • Identify collaboration techniques and tools.

What You Need to Know:

  • TECH 101 – PowerPoint Basics or equivalent skills, keyboarding and mouse skills.

If you don’t have those skills, consider first taking the workshop:


PowerPoint 2010(PC) PowerPoint 2011(Mac)
 Microsoft Office: Create or Customize a Slide Master  Microsoft Office: Modify a Slide Master
 Microsoft Office: Add a Table to a Slide  Microsoft Office: Add a Table to a Slide
 Microsoft Office: Hide or Show a Slide  Microsoft Office: Hide or Show a Slide
 Microsoft Office: Insert Outline Text from Another Program into your Presentation  Microsoft Office: Create a PowerPoint Presentation from a Word Outline
 Microsoft Office: Copy Slides from One Presentation to Another