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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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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.


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.

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por Sarthak S

19 de mai de 2020

this course helps me in understand various application of excel which may help to build my career

por Toni F

5 de fev de 2019

This class was great. I have a much better understanding of V Lookups and pivot charts. Thank yo!

por Lot H S

2 de mai de 2017


por Medusha

15 de dez de 2020

Gives you a very thorough understanding of the essentials relating to data analysis using Excel.

por Dinara T

13 de set de 2020

Even though I had questions during the course, I loved skills I have learned. Strongly recommend

por Ajay K S

26 de jun de 2020

PROFESSOR SHARAD is a gem be it teaching, or way of teaching. Pleasure learning from him.


por Shafayet H B

1 de jun de 2020

Informative. Good and real life example. Teaching style is perfect. I really enjoy this course!

por Bipin R A

29 de mai de 2020

This gave a basic foundation of excel spreadsheet for data analysis, was awesome to start with.

por Diogo B

9 de mai de 2020

Very well explained and the exercises help a lot to understand the content. Will advise others.

por Manuel A

4 de fev de 2020

Excelente curso para introducirnos en el mundo de los datos en los negocios. lo recomiendo 100%

por Lalit G

31 de jul de 2019

It was vert nice and informative...Good for anyone in statistics and data analysis using excel.


5 de abr de 2021

De mucho provecho este curso en el uso de Excel, para un uso profesional y de análisis de data

por Jervaunie K L

21 de jun de 2020

I am honored to complete this course and will be looming forward into completing more courses.

por Talanee H

19 de abr de 2020

Very pleased with this course. I've taken a similar one and this one was better in my opinion.

por Binh N

8 de abr de 2017

It is very helpful course, it give me a lot of fundamental knowledge in Excel to analyze data.

por Daniel I

11 de jan de 2017

It is easy to follow and very useful. I have discovered many tools to improve my use of excel.

por Deepshikha R

7 de mai de 2021

Very well-explained! A must for beginners. Don't give up on the way. Rewatch and keep trying.

por Jos� P A M

18 de ago de 2020

Very basic but good information, good intro course. I'll continue on with the specialization.

por AryaN

27 de abr de 2020

A nice enough short course! But didn't include more advanced topics like data validation etc.

por Havish M

5 de nov de 2017

As an experienced user of Excel, I found the course challenging, and exceptionally well-made!

por Kerry W

6 de abr de 2017

very detailed and clear intro and examples in the course on the very essential tools in Excel

por Unjum P

13 de fev de 2017

Great Course!! Quiz questions needs to be discussed or solved by the support staff if needed.

por Rita D

10 de jun de 2022

This was such a wonderful class to take. I am no longer afraid of Vlookups or pivot tables.

por Saurabh S

20 de abr de 2021

This course helped me a lot to learn about how the data is explored and analysed in MS Excel

por Maneet J

31 de jan de 2020

Enjoyed it! The course instructor is very good and he made everything so easy to understand.