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Understand Data Analytics with Microsoft Excel


Understand Data Analytics with Microsoft Excel, Singapore elarning online course

Course Description

In today's world, we must navigate through a sea of data and simplify it into decisions for growth, problem solving, and success. By learning the data-analysis techniques and features of Microsoft excel we can master the fast growing world of Analytics. Microsoft Excel is the most common analysis software on the market today, but few users are aware of its full powers. In this advanced course, users will master the tasks necessary in order to handle today's complex data sets, including data validation, data analysis, charting, and design. * Learn how to use Excel and your data to support decision making * Master functions and calculations that streamline your analysis * Simplify statistics through the use of Excels analysis features * Learn to automate repetitive tasks and quickly spot patterns * Translate your analysis into meaningful charts and graphs.

Realise the full potential of your data with Microsoft Excel.

- Learn about the functions in Excel that can help your understand data better
- Know the different ways of vizualising your data with Excel
- Pick up the knowledge of utilizing Excel for better understanding your data
- Learn how you can stretch your data for optimum analysis


Course Objectives

1. Understand the concept of Decision Making using Analytics 
2. Understand the basics of Microsoft Excel 
3. Know the different analytics functions in Excel 
4. Able to prep data and how to input for analysis 
5. Know how to visualise charts, graphs and lines using results

 


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Content

Introduction

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Welcome

Work Files

Analytics for Decision Making

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Analysis and Decisions

Introduction to Fundtions

SumIf and Countif

IF Statement

Multiple Conditions

IF Examples

Vlookup

Nested Statement with Vlookup

Excel Tools

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Filters

Understanding Subtotals

Creating Subtotals

Conditional Formats

Using Formulas with Conditional Formats

Data Validation

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Introduction to Validation

Constraining Data Input

Circling Invalid Data

Creating Static Lists

Dynamic Lists with Tables and Names

Charts and Graphs

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Changes in Excel 2013

Creating Charts

Single Point Chart and Dialog Boxes

Titles that Work

Help with Chart Types

Sparklines

Trend lines

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Forecasting with Autofill

Inserting Trend lines

Understanding the Types

The R Squared Value

Tables and Ranges

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Named Ranges

Named Ranges continued

Excel Tables

Vlookup and Named Ranges

Merging and Spliting Cells

Upper and Lower Case

Understanding Plugins and Add Ins

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Installing an Add In

Collections of Add Ins

Excel BackStage

Data Analysis Tools

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Introduction to the Tools

Descriptive Statistics

Descriptive Statistics continued

Histogram

Histogram continued

What if Analysis

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Overview of the Tools

Goal Seek

Goal Seek continued

Scenario

Scenario continued

Scenario Manager

Solver

Named Ranges and Solver

Data Tables

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Understanding Data Tables

Single Criteria

Double Criteria

Criteria with Conditional Formatting

Pivot Tables

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Intro to Pivots

Tables and Pivots

The Foundation

Working with the Slicer

Pivot Charts

Calculated Fields

Conditional statements

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Highlighting Significant Data

Icon Sets

Formulas - Coloring Columns

Formulas - Rows

Customizing Icons and Highlights

Dashboards

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What is a Dashboard?

Creating a Dashboard

Creating a Dashboard Part II

Creating a Dashboard Part III

Automation

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Developer Toolbar

Creating a Macro

Creating a Macro continued

Absolute vs Relative

Editing a Macro

Autocorrect

Report Writing

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Starting with a Menu Page

Buttons rather than Hyperlinks

Key Points or Instructions

Interactive Spreadsheets

Scroll Bars

Radio Buttons

The Formulas

Presenting Data

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Utilizing Shapes

Working with SmartArt

Link Paste and Paste Special

Edit Links

Select Visible Cells

Pasting into PowerPoint

Motion in PowerPoint

Motion continued

Comments and Review

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A Twist on Comments

Comments with Data Validation

Protecting your Work

Protection continued

Review

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What we Have Covered

Where to Next

About the Author

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Wrap Up

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