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Sobre o curso

The use of Excel is widespread in the industry. It is a very powerful data analysis tool and almost all big and small businesses use Excel in their day to day functioning. This is an introductory course in the use of Excel and is designed to give you a working knowledge of Excel with the aim of getting to use it for more advance topics in Business Statistics later. The course is designed keeping in mind two kinds of learners - those who have very little functional knowledge of Excel and those who use Excel regularly but at a peripheral level and wish to enhance their skills. The course takes you from basic operations such as reading data into excel using various data formats, organizing and manipulating data, to some of the more advanced functionality of Excel. All along, Excel functionality is introduced using easy to understand examples which are demonstrated in a way that learners can become comfortable in understanding and applying them. To successfully complete course assignments, students must have access to a Windows version of Microsoft Excel 2010 or later. ________________________________________ WEEK 1 Module 1: Introduction to Spreadsheets In this module, you will be introduced to the use of Excel spreadsheets and various basic data functions of Excel. Topics covered include: • Reading data into Excel using various formats • Basic functions in Excel, arithmetic as well as various logical functions • Formatting rows and columns • Using formulas in Excel and their copy and paste using absolute and relative referencing ________________________________________ WEEK 2 Module 2: Spreadsheet Functions to Organize Data This module introduces various Excel functions to organize and query data. Learners are introduced to the IF, nested IF, VLOOKUP and the HLOOKUP functions of Excel. Topics covered include: • IF and the nested IF functions • VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP • The RANDBETWEEN function ________________________________________ WEEK 3 Module 3: Introduction to Filtering, Pivot Tables, and Charts This module introduces various data filtering capabilities of Excel. You’ll learn how to set filters in data to selectively access data. A very powerful data summarizing tool, the Pivot Table, is also explained and we begin to introduce the charting feature of Excel. Topics covered include: • VLOOKUP across worksheets • Data filtering in Excel • Use of Pivot tables with categorical as well as numerical data • Introduction to the charting capability of Excel ________________________________________ WEEK 4 Module 4: Advanced Graphing and Charting This module explores various advanced graphing and charting techniques available in Excel. Starting with various line, bar and pie charts we introduce pivot charts, scatter plots and histograms. You will get to understand these various charts and get to build them on your own. Topics covered include • Line, Bar and Pie charts • Pivot charts • Scatter plots • Histograms...

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27 de abr de 2017

good course gives a basic foundation for data analytics ! Excellent for beginners who have no idea how to use excel for want to learn systematically excel files given at every lecture are very useful.


25 de mai de 2020

The training provided by Dr. Sharad is easy to follow and learn. Bravo and Thank you.

The level of difficulty from the quiz and the final task is just right and it is making us to think creatively.

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por Karl C A

24 de nov de 2020

I learned many things thanks to this course God bless!!

por abhishek k

1 de ago de 2020

Thanks coursera and rice univrsity for this learning!!!

por Nishanth B

7 de jun de 2020



9 de mai de 2020

Very nice course espicially the quizes after each video

por 김동환

16 de abr de 2020

Helpful to understand doing basic statistics with Excel


9 de abr de 2020

Excellent Teaching with examples by Sharad Sir !!!!!!!!

por 小柠檬

31 de jul de 2019

it is really good. i learned a lot of practical skills.

por Albert C

21 de fev de 2019

Very easy and basic course but very useful and hands-on

por Sean E B

26 de set de 2017

Great course. Easy to understand lectures, nice quizes.

por Eduardo P

2 de fev de 2023

It is an excellent course and has very good exercises.


14 de mar de 2022

Otimo curso, didático e com atividades bem elaboradas.

por Naomi S J

14 de set de 2021

lessons were easy to understand and put into practice.

por T. S H

27 de jul de 2021

Very good course and informative and easy for learners

por Karol P S

5 de dez de 2020

No sabía que la herramienta tenía tantas aplicaciones!

por Fahad S

5 de nov de 2020

It was an excellent course and I learnt a lot from it.

por Jeevan H

2 de ago de 2020

Really good course for basics in excel. Thank you, sir

por Irtiza A I

24 de jun de 2020

Very smart and perfectly organized. Highly recommended

por Dennis S

25 de mar de 2020

very quiz based, making it easy to master the concepts

por Savinay K S

18 de nov de 2019

Very easy to grasp and understand, great for beginners


2 de ago de 2019

This course is very useful for data analysis in excel.


22 de ago de 2017

Great Course and Facilitator with practical worksheets

por Ken C

23 de jul de 2017

Very informative and just what I wanted to learn about

por rylan b

29 de nov de 2021

this course helped me a lot to learn more about excel

por Trung Đ

19 de ago de 2021

very easy to understan, the instructor is nice and pa

por O.K. V

12 de jul de 2021

The course was well structured and easy to understand