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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.\n\nThe 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 Emilia M

5 de set de 2020

Is a good introductory course. Easy to follow

por ken k

18 de ago de 2020

Thanks!! I learn many things, so interesting.

por Mandeep K

19 de jul de 2020

Good one required some efforts to complete it

por Mirza B

18 de jul de 2020

Clear tutorial but need more advance material


13 de jul de 2020

very helpful specially in the data gathering.

por Bhargav

15 de jun de 2020

Wonderful teaching but very short lectures.

por Mani T P

8 de nov de 2019

Excellent teaching and excellent assignments.

por Umer A

8 de nov de 2019

Very good and structured course for beginners

por Pratyush K

25 de jul de 2017

Nice course, well prepared and easy to grasp.

por Pooja M

22 de jun de 2017

Very simple to understand the basic functions

por Tom S

13 de abr de 2017

Very useful, well balanced course. Thank you.

por Федор Е

22 de mar de 2017

Well explained, good examples, easy to learn.

por Naz

15 de dez de 2016

a great course. it made online learning easy.

por Alagu P R

18 de jun de 2021

Very well presented. Made learning exciting.

por Ali R

22 de dez de 2020

Perfect course for Data Analysis using Excel

por SFA P

9 de out de 2020

Great course! Very useful skill to acquire.

por Taiwo A

23 de set de 2020

Quizzes were challenging and videos relevant

por Andrew Z

25 de jul de 2020

Methodical, understantable, well structured.

por Ishir C

31 de mar de 2020

Easy to understand, well-paced, informative.

por Luis A

29 de abr de 2019

Excellent first step to understanding excel!

por Lynn

21 de nov de 2018

Clear and Concise. Really enjoy this course!

por Sanjeevni S

18 de jul de 2017

Very Helpful and Interesting, well explained

por Akhil K A

16 de jun de 2022


por Beverly B

9 de out de 2021

It was indeed a good course, i learn a lot.

por Sunanda C

31 de jul de 2021

It was an awesome learning course Thank you