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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

SS

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.

LC

May 18, 2018

Excellent class, well-written and presented with real-world examples that are challenging but not impossible to complete if you follow the small quizzes and stay on top of the deadlines. Great job!

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por Trygve G

Aug 14, 2017

Sufficiently basic

por Akshay H

May 01, 2017

One of the best online course available for data analysis using Excel as main tool for analysis.

por SHUBHAM G

Sep 27, 2017

A very good course for beginners.

por Scott D S

Nov 27, 2017

Good but some test questions were not specific

por Nitish A

Feb 01, 2018

The course was well taught, but too basic for me, and so for that reason I gave one less star. For somebody who has never used excel, this course would be a good introduction.

por Hui H

Oct 29, 2016

Easy for a novice and very useful, but It would be better if there are more materials for each week.

por Housseine M

Aug 05, 2017

Good to learn basic of excel!

por dimitris a

Oct 19, 2017

more excel function should be learned in the first week

por Joe

May 20, 2017

I enjoyed the course, learned a few useful items. Looking forward to next courses in the specialization.

por Fitri W

Jul 02, 2018

Very good..easy to understand

por Karun T

Mar 10, 2017

Extremely engaging and practical course

por Vittorio F

May 22, 2017

The course is helpful for beginners. I appreciated the professor, he was clear and simpatethic. Perhaps a more in depth dive in some functions and/or tool would be appreciated.

Thanks

por Irina S

Jul 12, 2017

Great introductory content

por Marcella E

Feb 27, 2017

Very clear, good course but if you audit, you won't be able to get the answers to the end of week quizzes.

por deepak m

Mar 22, 2018

The course is about very basic excel use. Explanation of each and every formula is very good and so simplified.

por Kartika D

Jan 27, 2017

wonderful, easy to understand

por Kristofer A

Jan 12, 2017

Well organized introduction to Excel analysis. Well suited to beginners.

por Tim S

Oct 23, 2016

Great course, very helpful - though a few issues around the techincal wording and interpretation of questions being asked in tests, and more support for Mac users

por Gurinder d

Dec 03, 2016

nice course....good for learning basic excel....

por 志叡 林

Oct 12, 2016

Useful, helping the entry level excel user to be more familiar with excel function and tips.

por Karen F

Apr 04, 2018

Great introduction course into Excel. I took it as my first step into business, and it covered many basic topics in my work.

por Ankit S

May 31, 2017

The course is pretty good and equips to develop excellent skill set. The course is fun to learn and gets you involved completely. However, I request to give solution to the quiz which will help us to know appropriate solution to the requested problem.

por Michael D

Apr 27, 2017

a clear intro to some basic-moderate user level functions in Excel. Good for those who have yet to use functions and graphing capabilities of the software.

por Meenal G

Mar 04, 2017

good course

por Irene S

Nov 30, 2016

A nice course for begginers in excel which includes business data.