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Computer Education at the Science Museum of Minnesota: Class Series Details

Class Series Details

Below are the descriptions, prerequisites, schedule, and cost for the class(es) within this class series.

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PowerPoint creates dynamic presentations by effectively combining text, pictures, sound, and other media into a slide show format. Presentations using PowerPoint help audiences stay focused and retain more.

Note: Topics taught in these classes apply to versions 2010, 2013, 2016, and 365.

Students will be working in Windows. Most topics discussed also apply to Macintosh.

Part 1 - Introduction

Prerequisites: Experience using a computer.

Class Topics:

  • Tools and views
  • Creating a presentation
  • Using an outline
  • Working with text and bullets
  • Working with graphics and clip art
  • Masters and templates

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Mar 19, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $149.00
Mon, Apr 15, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $149.00

Part 2 - Intermediate

Prerequisites: PowerPoint Part 1 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Advanced text and graphic features
  • Customizing individual slides
  • Creating custom templates
  • Working with video
  • Slide show transitions and techniques

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Mar 19, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $149.00
Mon, Apr 15, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $149.00