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Advanced Excel Course Syllabus

Excel 2007 & 2010, 2013, 2016 Quick Overview

  • Difference between Excel 2003, 2007 and 2010,2013,2016
  • Use of Excel, its boundaries & features

Basic Formula

  • Formulae that Add/Subtract/Multiply/Divide
  • BODMAS/Formula Error Checking
  • The Sum Function

Absolute Referencing

  • Problems with Absolute/Relative Cell Referencing
  • Creating Absolute/Mixed References

LOOKUP Functions

  • The VLOOKUP/HLOOKUP Functions


  •  Creating, Formatting Simple PivotTables
  • Page Field in a PivotTable
  •  Formatting a PivotTable
  • Creating/Modifying a PivotChart

Logical Functions 

  • IFs and Nested IF Functions
  • Using AND/OR/NOT Functions

Statistical Functions 

  • Using The SUMIF/COUNTIF Functions

Pivot Tables – Advance

  • Adding new calculated Fields / Items
  • Changing the Summary Function
  •  Consolidate Pivot table

LOOKUP Functions – Advance 

  • MATCH with VLOOKUP Functions
  • INDEX & MATCH Functions
  • OFFSET/ INDIRECT functions

Logical Functions – Advance

  • If Loop and Nested IF Loop Functions
  • Using IF/ISERROR Functions

Chart Data Techniques 

  • The Chart Wizard
  •  Chart Types
  • Adding Title / Legends / Lables
  • Printing Charts
  • Adding Data to a Chart
  • Formatting/Renaming/Deleting Data Series
  •  Changing the Order of Data Series


Date/Time Functions

  • Using The Today
  • Now & Date Functions
  • Using The Datedif / Networkdays / Eomonth Functions
  • Using The Weeknum Functions
  • Using The Edate / Networkdays. Intl / Weekdays.Intl Functions

Text Functions Using

  • The Mid/ Search/ Left/ Right Functions
  • Using The Trim/ Clean/ Upper/ Lower Functions
  • Using The Subsitute/ Text Functions
  • Using The Trim/ Clean/ Proper/ Dollar Function


  • Input Messages / Error Alerts/ Drop-Down Lists
  • Conditional Formatting

Advanced Filters 

  • Extracting Records with Advanced Filter
  • Using Formulas In Criteria

Advanced Sorting

  • Sorting by Top to Bottom / Left to Right
  • Creating / Deleting Custom List
  • Sort by using Custom List

Hyper / Data Linking

  • Hyper linking data, within sheet / workbook
  • Linking & Updating links between workbooks & application

Math & Trigonometry Functions

  • Using SUMPRODUCT Functions

Summarizing Data

  • Creating Subtotals/Nested Subtotals
  • SUBTOTALS Formula


  • Creating/Working with an Automatic/Manual Outline
  • Grouping / Ungrouping


  • Consolidating Data with Identical/Different Layout

Using Auditing Tools

  • Displaying/Removing Dependent & Precedent Arrows
  • Evaluate Formula – Step IN/ Step Out

Custom Views

  • Creating Custom Views
  • Displaying Custom Views
  • Deleting Custom Views

Sharing and Protecting Workbooks

  • Sharing Workbooks & Tracking Changes
  • Protecting sheets / workbooks / Files

Importing & Exporting Data

  • Importing Data from Database/ Text Files/ Web
  • Exporting Data
  • Changing External Data Range

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