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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 Samin U W

Jan 15, 2019

An excellent introduction of industry standard Excel

por Linglu M

Jun 22, 2017

Learned a lot about Excel just in one month! Amazing

por Sathya S

Jun 08, 2017

Extremely useful tools learnt with clarity and ease!

por Akshay A B

Jun 06, 2017

Great material and very opt exam questions ! Thanks.

por prateek g

Jan 14, 2017

This is one of finest course in excel i came across


Aug 26, 2020

Excellent Teacher. Explained in very effective way!

por Daniela J R

Aug 12, 2020

Good course, looking forward to start the next one.

por Ernesto T

Jul 09, 2018

Great introduction to business analysis using Excel

por Nour N

Oct 24, 2017

The course was smooth, interactive and very helpful

por Ahila

Mar 03, 2017

Great course for Beginners and mid level. Thank you

por Ceri M

Dec 12, 2016

Great very easy to follow and good videos and sound

por Mark G

Oct 24, 2016

Very nice introduction to vlookup and pivot tables.


Jul 28, 2020


por Panchami N

Jun 07, 2020

It was very fun to learn and was very informative!

por Matthew P

May 29, 2020

Good instruction on some key business excel skills

por Sandeep C

Mar 11, 2019

Brilliant content. Concepts were explained very we

por lakshya b

Jan 04, 2019


por Jeonghwan J

Jul 16, 2018

good to way to learn wherever I work b excel using

por Mahua M

Nov 29, 2017

It is realy raly good course.I learn lot in Excel.

por Kofoworola E G

Nov 09, 2017

Best Course, Easy to understand and grasp concept.

por Mramba N

Aug 13, 2020

excellent course. Learn a lot useful to my career

por Eduardo S C

Jul 31, 2020

Excelent Course to learn Basic Excel Fundamentals

por Lili Z

Jul 16, 2020

Easy to understand and a bit challenging as well!

por Mitesh P J

Jul 04, 2020

I really enjoyed these course!! Thanks for Excel!

por Shreeparna G

May 18, 2020

It is great course. Absolutely beginner friendly.