Microsoft Office Excel 2016/2019: Data Analysis with PivotTables2021-06-28T13:03:01-04:00

Summary

Microsoft Office Excel 2016/2019: Data Analysis with PivotTables

Advances in technology have made it possible to store ever-increasing amounts of data. Along with this, the need to analyze that data and gain actionable insight is greater than ever. You already have experience working with Excel and creating basic PivotTables to summarize data. But Excel is capable of doing much more. Being able to harness the power of advanced PivotTable features and create PivotCharts will help you to gain a competitive edge. You will not only be able to summarize data for you to analyze, but also organize the data in a way that can be meaningfully presented to others. This leads to data-driven business decisions that have a better chance for success for everyone involved.

This course presents information and skills that are appropriate for users of either the Office 2016 or Office 2019 desktop applications. However, the instructional environment for the delivery of this course utilizes Office 2016.

Completion of this course will earn 0.275 CEUs.

  • Dates: Jul 27, 2021
  • Times: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Lexington
  • Seats: 10
  • Price: $195

Introduction

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to use Excel advanced PivotTable functionality to analyze your raw data.
You will:
– Prepare data for PivotTable reporting and create PivotTables from various data sources
– Analyze data by using PivotTables
– Work with PivotCharts

Target Student:

Students taking this course are experienced Excel users who are seeking to advance their data analysis capabilities by using PivotTables.

Prerequisites:

To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience working with Excel and PivotTables. You should already understand spreadsheet concepts and be comfortable creating basic PivotTables. You can obtain this level of skill and knowledge by taking the following Logical Operations courses:

Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 1 (Desktop/Office 365™) or Microsoft® Office Excel® 2019: Part 1
Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 2 or Microsoft® Office Excel® 2019: Part 2

Outline

  • Lesson 1: Preparing Data and Creating PivotTables

    • Topic A: Prepare Data
    • Topic B: Create a PivotTable from a Local Data Source
    • Topic C: Create a PivotTable from Multiple Local Data Sources
    • Topic D: Create a PivotTable from an External Data Source
  • Lesson 2: Analyzing Data by Using PivotTables

    • Topic A: Summarize PivotTable Data
    • Topic B: Organize PivotTable Data
    • Topic C: Filter PivotTable Data
    • Topic D: Format a PivotTable
    • Topic E: Refresh and Change PivotTable Data
  • Lesson 3: Working with PivotCharts

    • Topic A: Create a PivotChart
    • Topic B: Manipulate PivotChart Data
    • Topic C: Format a PivotChart