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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.

The 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 Sun

9 de fev de 2018

Simple but useful course! Some tricky problems can be solved more efficiently.

por Anan L

1 de fev de 2018

A fantastic course to get you brushed up and open your eyes on excel as a tool

por Brittany B

9 de dez de 2017

Great course for beginners or those looking to brush up on their Excel skills.

por Alexey A

25 de abr de 2020

Thank you for the great, prompt support through forums thrughout this course.

por Felicia S

5 de abr de 2020

Every week has something useful, even if you have used excel a lot previously

por Fernando F

25 de nov de 2019

Me gusto mucho, el curso era facil de entender y trabajar independientemente.

por Amanulla P

14 de set de 2019

Learned things very easily. Trainer completed the tasks with simple examples.

por Veronika D

22 de abr de 2019

Learned a lot week 4 was the hardest. Thank you for the opportunity to learn!

por Shashank P S

26 de jun de 2017

Great assignments and tests. Prepares you thoroughly. Thank you Dr. Sharad B.

por Jon

26 de set de 2016

The best excel course I have seen on Coursera so far! Great for any analyst.

por Alvin B

1 de dez de 2020

This have a tutorial step by step very useful compare to other just theory..

por Charizze K S

28 de out de 2020

Great for those who are not really familiar with special functions of excel!

por Madira A

5 de set de 2020

That very good course for me..

I improvement my excel knowledge very well...

por Omar E

17 de ago de 2020

It is really one of the best courses I have taken. I am so grateful for you!

por Manuel R

12 de ago de 2020

Usefull course to understand basic functions and data analysis using Excell.

por Lim K C

24 de jan de 2019

The quiz is challenging while the videos are interesting and simple to learn

por Rebecca K

17 de mai de 2018

Learned lots of new things that I took for granted. Awesome tutor and course

por Kim S

22 de mar de 2018

This was an excellent course to take. This is a good refresher and training.

por Ugo j

7 de jan de 2018

this course was fantastic. I learned a lot and everything was very well done

por Phillip E

24 de out de 2017

Great review on basic Excel tools and also goes into Pivot Tables and charts

por Ethan O B

19 de set de 2017

A very good course; well structured and laid out and I learned a lot from it

por Wenxuan L

11 de set de 2017

I think this is a very helpful course to guide me in improving Excel skills.

por Boris H

12 de nov de 2020

this course was very helpful,

but improve it by adding more excel functions

por prayash k

18 de jul de 2020

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

por Srdana P

28 de jun de 2020

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