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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...

Melhores avaliações


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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2026 — 2050 de 2,106 Avaliações para o Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel

por Carine M

27 de jan de 2021

A bit outdated, not all info very pertinent (some graph types etc.). Older version of Excel.

por ece

28 de jul de 2020

The level of the course and graded quizzes do not match. Quizzes are more advanced.

por Joanna M

12 de jun de 2019

could have been a bit more engaging. the videos are quite boring (sorry!)

por Luz A S H R

5 de jul de 2017

Should be indicated the level of complexity as easy/101. Well explained

por sakshi s y

1 de out de 2020

the sound quality has to be increased. the overall course is very good

por Abhishek B

27 de jan de 2018

Could prove to be a great introductory course for absolute beginners

por Jorge C

27 de set de 2020

Muy básico, pero bastante útil para recordar lo aprendido en excel

por Joel V

6 de nov de 2019

Could have included more material and introduced more functions.

por Jayprakash C

10 de ago de 2020

Should include more assignments, case studies and challenges.

por Ana

2 de ago de 2020

Absolutely beginner. I didn't learned a lot from this course.

por Matt S

18 de mar de 2020

This course is perfect for learners with no excel experience.

por Rosy M

4 de set de 2020

Audio should have been a bit high. More details required

por Maram G G

28 de jul de 2018

I found the exams is so difficult related the explanation

por Jonathan S

23 de ago de 2021

A basic overview of basic Excel functionality.

por Rachid B

11 de set de 2017

Nice, but needs update for new excel version

por Magaret

30 de out de 2020

Learnt alot of excel tools from this lesson

por İpek Z

20 de mar de 2022

I wish to getthe solutions for the quizzes

por Subha V

15 de mar de 2017

It was very basic. No additional reading.

por B C

18 de mai de 2022

informative but pretty dryly presented

por Zakaria F

5 de mai de 2020

try to add more detail its too basic

por Antonio G H

22 de set de 2019

Practical but is missing more detail

por pentesh s

18 de ago de 2021

improve the video quality all modes

por Andrea C

5 de jul de 2021

E​nd of quizes ar very difficult

por Kuvam U

8 de jun de 2021

The voice in videos is too low

por kailash s

18 de mar de 2021

way explain should be batter