Excel 2010: Part 4
You will use the advanced features of Microsoft Office Excel 2010 to attain proficiency as an Excel power user.
This course is designed for advanced Microsoft Office Excel professionals who may work or be interested in the domain of finance, statistics, project analysis, and market analysis including the fields of micro- and macro-economics.
Excel 2010 knowledge, including how to create, edit, format, and print worksheets that include charts and sorted and filtered data is required. You should also know how to write and edit simple formulas. To ensure the successful completion of Microsoft Office Excel 2010: Part 4, the following courses or equivalent knowledge is recommended:
Learning Outcomes / Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- manipulate data using statistical and lookup functions.
- analyze data using the data analysis tools in Microsoft Excel 2010.
- make investment decisions using the financial functions in Excel 2010.
- examine data using math functions in Excel 2010.
- manipulate data using text and information functions in Excel.
- create templates and work with Excel’s advanced chart options.
- manage data in Excel workbooks.
Lesson 1: Manipulating Data Using Statistical and Lookup Functions
Topic 1A: Forecast GDP Using Statistical Functions
Topic 1B: Evaluate Sales Data Using Statistical Functions
Topic 1C: Analyze Stock Data Using Statistical Functions
Topic 1D: Mine Data Using the Lookup and Reference Functions
Lesson 2: Analyzing Data Using Data Analysis Tools
Topic 2A: Analyze Sales Data Using Descriptive Statistics
Topic 2B: Analyze Time Series Data Using Exponential Smoothing
Topic 2C: Analyze Data Using Regression
Topic 2D: Identify the Beta Value of a Security
Topic 2E: Analyze Sector Data Using Correlation and Covariance Matrices
Topic 2F: Optimize a Stock Portfolio Using Solver
Lesson 3: Working with Data Using Financial Functions
Topic 3A: Develop an Investment Schedule Using Financial Functions
Topic 3B: Make Investment Decisions Using Financial Functions
Lesson 4: Examining Data Using Math Functions
Topic 4A: Analyze Sales Data Using Math Functions
Topic 4B: Calculate Stock Returns Using Math Functions
Topic 4C: Aggregate GDP Data Using Math Functions
Lesson 5: Manipulating Data Using Text and Information Functions
Topic 5A: Manipulate Data Using Text Functions
Topic 5B: Validate Data Using Information Functions
Lesson 6: Working with Templates and Charts
Topic 6A: Create Advanced Templates
Topic 6B: Create Advanced Charts
Lesson 7: Managing Data in Workbooks
Topic 7A: Retrieve and Paste Data
Topic 7B: Clean Data in Workbooks
Appendix A: Commonly Used Excel Functions
Appendix B: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Exam 77–882
Appendix C: Microsoft Office Excel Expert 2010 Exam 77–888