Microsoft® Excel® 2013: Level 3

Microsoft® Excel® 2013: Level 3

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1 Day (6.5 instructional hours)

Excel 2013

Course Number: 091053

Course Objective:

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to perform advanced data analysis, collaborate on workbooks with other users, and automate workbook functionality.
Target Student:
This course is intended for students who are experienced Excel 2013 users and have a desire or need to advanced their skills in working with some of the more advanced Excel features. Students will likely need to troubleshoot large, complex workbooks, automate repetitive tasks, engage in collaborative partnerships involving workbook data, construct complex Excel functions, and use those functions to perform rigorous analysis of extensive, complex datasets.

Course Objective:

To ensure success, students will need to be familiar with or have the equivalent knowledge and experience of Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: Part 1 (Second Edition) and Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: Part 2 (Second Edition).


Course Outline


Lesson 1: Working with Multiple Worksheets and Workbooks Simultaneously

Topic A: Use 3-D References
Topic B: Use Links and External References
Topic C: Consolidate Data


Lesson 2: Sharing and Protecting Workbooks

Topic A: Collaborate on a Workbook
Topic B: Protect Worksheets and Workbooks


Lesson 3: Automating Workbook Functionality

Topic A: Apply Data Validation
Topic B: Work with Forms and Controls Topic C: Work with Macros


Lesson 4: Applying Conditional Logic

Topic A: Use Lookup Functions
Topic B: Combine Functions
Topic C: Use Formulas and Functions to Apply Conditional Formatting


Lesson 5: Auditing Worksheets

Topic A: Trace Cells
Topic B: Search for Invalid Data and Formulas with Errors
Topic C: Watch and Evaluate Formulas


Lesson 6: Using Automated Analysis Tools

Topic A: Determine Potential Outcomes Using Data Tables
Topic B: Determine Potential Outcomes Using Scenarios
Topic C: Use the Goal Seek Feature
Topic D: Activate and Use the Solver Tool
Topic E: Analyze Data with Analysis Tool Pak Tools


Lesson 7: Presenting Your Data Visually

Topic A: Use Advanced Chart Features
Topic B: Create Sparklines

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