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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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May 26, 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.


Apr 28, 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 prayash k

Jul 18, 2020

Awesome content with lot of workout to get hands dirty. Thank you Coursera.

por Srdana P

Jun 29, 2020

Great course delivery and straight to the point. Easy to follow. Thank you!

por Indraneel M

Jun 06, 2020

Nice Course but felt little longer videos with more depth could been better

por Krishna

Jun 28, 2017

It's a great course for anyone who plan to learn about Excel in Data field!

por Ashutosh D

Oct 09, 2016

Very useful if you just have a little idea about excel must do this course.

por Aliona T

Aug 23, 2020

It was interesting and hopefully useful experience - I am grateful for it.

por Luanna R

May 26, 2020

It was very informative and I gain a lot of practice and knowledge from it

por Mohammed T C

May 16, 2020

Excellent Course with 100% practical based learning. Learned a lot. Thanks


Apr 23, 2020

Very helpful! almost completely basic function for data analysis by excel.

por David B

Jan 29, 2019

Good course for learning and practicing vlookup, pivot tables, and charts.

por Shreya G

Jan 17, 2019

It was a very well explained course, amazing learning experience. Thankyou

por Partha S

Oct 13, 2017

Sharad Borle explained Excel with precision and ease - highly recommended!

por Aishwarya K M

May 02, 2017

Loved the course, it is very much interactive and informative. Keep it up!

por Naveed T

Oct 03, 2016

Nice introduction to Excel for data analysis. Covers all the fundamentals.

por Ann F D

Sep 06, 2020

This was such an excellent course! Thank you for making this available :)

por German F D

May 30, 2020

Great examples and description of what we can use the different tools for

por Charles M

Feb 23, 2018

Great introduction to analyzing data with Excel, pivot charts and graphs.

por Koushik K

Aug 27, 2020

Very helpful and an easiest way to learn the data analysis through Excel

por Imantha D

Aug 21, 2020

I improved my knowledge very much from this course. Thank you very much.

por TimZhu

Jun 28, 2020

Great course to me! It offers me some fundamental features on the excel.

por Tim S

Oct 16, 2016

Learned so much! excellent. Challenging tests and interesting lectures

por Tammy W

Oct 15, 2020

The lessons are divided into bite-sized and easy to follow each lesson.

por Carolina A

Jun 13, 2020

The course is so friendly, easy to achieve, good excercises, thank you!

por Sandalu A

May 27, 2020

This course covers data analysis and visualising capabilities of Excel.

por Niraj

May 08, 2019

It was a great course, and I loved how it helped me learn more about ex