Zero to Hero in Microsoft Excel: Complete Excel guide 2020

A Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Excel - Learn Excel Charts, Spreadsheets, Formulas, Shortcuts, Macros and Tips & Trick

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Course Overview

6 Reasons why you should choose this Excel course

1.      Carefully designed curriculum teaching you only the most used functionalities of Excel in the business environment

2.      Concise - you can complete this course within one weekend

3.      Business-related examples and case studies

4.      Ample practice exercises because Excel requires practice

5.      Downloadable resources

6.      Your queries will be responded by the Instructor himself

Start using Excel to its full potential to become proficient at your Excel tasks today!

Either you're new to Excel, or you've played around with it but want to get more comfortable with Excel's advanced features. Either way, this course will be great for you.

Verifiable Certificate of Completion is presented to all students who undertake this Excel course.

Why should you choose this course?

This is a complete and concise tutorial on MS Excel which can be completed within 6 hours. We know that your time is important and hence we have created this fast-paced course without wasting time on irrelevant Excel operations.

Download Practice files take Quizzes and complete Assignments

With each lecture, there is a practice sheet attached for you to follow along. You can also take quizzes to check your understanding of concepts. Each section contains a practice assignment for you to practically implement your learning. The solution to Assignment is also shared so that you can review your performance.

What is covered in this course?

This course covers everything you need to crack Excel in the professional workplace.

Below are the Excel course contents of this complete and concise course on Microsoft Excel:

·         Introduction - In this video, the structure and contents of the course are discussed.

·         Mathematical Functions - This lecture covers Mathematical formulae such as SUM, AVERAGE, RAND, MIN & MAX, SUMPRODUCT.

·         Textual Formulae - This Excel lecture covers Textual formulae such as TRIM, CONCATENATE, SUBSTITUTE, UPPER & LOWER, LENGTH, LEFT, RIGHT & MID

·         Logical Formulae - This lecture covers Logical formulae such as AND & OR, IF, COUNTIF, SUMIF

·         Date-time (Temporal) Formulae - This lecture covers Date-time related functions such as TODAY & NOW, DAY, MONTH & YEAR, DATEDIF & DAYS

·         Lookup Formulae - This Excel lecture covers Lookup formulae such as VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, INDEX, MATCH

·         Data Tools - This lecture covers Data operating tools such as Data Sorting and Filtering, Data validation, Removing duplicates, Importing Data (Text-to-columns)

·         Formatting data and tables - This Excel lecture covers data formatting options such as colouring, changing font, alignments and table formatting options such as adding borders, having highlighted table headers, banded rows etc.

·         Pivot Tables - This Excel lecture covers Pivot tables end-to-end.

·         Charts - This Excel lecture covers charts such as Bar/ Column chart, Line Chart, Scatter Plot, Pie & Doughnut charts, Statistical Chart - Histogram, Waterfall, Sparklines

·         Excel Shortcuts - This lecture will introduce you to some important shortcuts and teach you how to find out the shortcut for any particular excel operation.

·         Analytics in Excel - This Excel lecture covers the data analytics options available in Excel such as Regression, Solving linear programming problem (Minimization or Maximization problems), What-if (Goal Seek and Scenario Manager)

·         Macros - This lecture covers the process of recording a Macro, running a Macro and creating a button to run a Macro.

·         Bonus Lectures - Waterfall chart in Excel 2016 and previous versions of Excel, Infographics 1: Cool charts, Infographics 2: Cool charts

·         And so much more!

By the end of this course, your confidence in using Excel will soar. You'll have a thorough understanding of how to use Microsoft Excel for study or as a career opportunity.


What are the requirements?

  • You will need a PC with any version of Excel installed in it

What am I going to get from this course?

  • A Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Excel - Microsoft Excel, Learn Excel, Spreadsheets, Formulas, Shortcuts, Macros
  • Become proficient in Excel data tools like Sorting, Filtering, Data validations and Data importing
  • Harness full potential of Excel by creating Pivot tables with slicers
  • Visually enchant viewers using Bar charts, Scatter Plots, Histograms etc.
  • Explore fun and exciting use cases of Excel
  • Knowledge of all the essential Excel formulas
  • Master Excel's most popular lookup functions such as Vlookup, Hlookup, Index and Match
  • Make great presentations using the Conditional and Table formatting options
  • Increase your efficiency by learning how to create and use important Excel shortcuts

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone curious to master excel from beginner to Advanced in short span of time

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Course Curriculum

1 Video Lectures | 00:02:50

  • Introduction

Excel Basics
6 Video Lectures | 01:03:35

  • Basics
  • Worksheet Basics
  • Entering values and Formulas
  • Data Formats
  • Data Handling Basics - Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Saving and Printing - Basics

Essential Formulas
5 Document Lectures | 6 Video Lectures | 01:17:06

  • Basic Formula Operations
  • Mathematical Functions
  • Exercise 1: Mathematical Functions
    32 Page
  • Textual Functions
  • Exercise 2: Textual Functions
    25 Page
  • Logical Functions
  • Exercise 3: Logical Functions
    16 Page
  • Date-Time Functions
  • Exercise 4: Date-Time Functions
    14 Page
  • Lookup Functions ( V Lookup, Hlookup, Index-Match )
  • Exercise 5: Lookup Functions
    20 Page

Data tools
1 Document Lectures | 1 Video Lectures | 00:19:08

  • Data Tools
  • Exercise 6: Data Tools
    18 Page

Formatting data and tables
1 Document Lectures | 1 Video Lectures | 00:18:01

  • Formatting data and tables
  • Exercise 7: Formatting
    4 Page

Pivot Tables
1 Document Lectures | 1 Video Lectures | 00:08:25

  • Pivot Tables
  • Exercise 8/12: Pivot tables
    48 Page

Excel Charts
1 Document Lectures | 13 Video Lectures | 02:00:42

  • Excel Charts - Categories of messages that can be conveyed
  • Elements of charts
  • The Easy way of creating charts
  • Bar and column charts
  • Formating charts
  • Line Charts
  • Area Charts
  • Pie and Doughnut Charts
  • Why we should avoid Pie charts
  • Scatter plot or XY chart
  • Frequency Distribution and Histograms
  • Waterfall Charts
  • Sparklines
  • Exercise 9: Charts
    48 Page

Pivot Charts
1 Video Lectures | 00:07:48

  • Pivot Charts

Named Ranges
2 Video Lectures | 00:15:42

  • Named Ranges
  • Indirect Function

Excel Shortcuts
1 Document Lectures | 1 Video Lectures | 00:12:33

  • Shortcuts
  • Exercise 10: Shortcuts
    12 Page

1 Document Lectures | 1 Video Lectures | 00:10:05

  • Macros
  • Exercise 11: Macros
    2 Page

Advanced Excel
1 Video Lectures | 00:15:49

  • Advanced Excel: Analytics in Excel


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