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The use of Excel is widespread in the industry. It is a very powerful data analysis tool and almost all big and small businesses use Excel in their day to day functioning. This is an introductory course in the use of Excel and is designed to give you a working knowledge of Excel with the aim of getting to use it for more advance topics in Business Statistics later. The course is designed keeping in mind two kinds of learners - those who have very little functional knowledge of Excel and those who use Excel regularly but at a peripheral level and wish to enhance their skills. The course takes you from basic operations such as reading data into excel using various data formats, organizing and manipulating data, to some of the more advanced functionality of Excel. All along, Excel functionality is introduced using easy to understand examples which are demonstrated in a way that learners can become comfortable in understanding and applying them. To successfully complete course assignments, students must have access to a Windows version of Microsoft Excel 2010 or later. ________________________________________ WEEK 1 Module 1: Introduction to Spreadsheets In this module, you will be introduced to the use of Excel spreadsheets and various basic data functions of Excel. Topics covered include: • Reading data into Excel using various formats • Basic functions in Excel, arithmetic as well as various logical functions • Formatting rows and columns • Using formulas in Excel and their copy and paste using absolute and relative referencing ________________________________________ WEEK 2 Module 2: Spreadsheet Functions to Organize Data This module introduces various Excel functions to organize and query data. Learners are introduced to the IF, nested IF, VLOOKUP and the HLOOKUP functions of Excel. Topics covered include: • IF and the nested IF functions • VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP • The RANDBETWEEN function ________________________________________ WEEK 3 Module 3: Introduction to Filtering, Pivot Tables, and Charts This module introduces various data filtering capabilities of Excel. You’ll learn how to set filters in data to selectively access data. A very powerful data summarizing tool, the Pivot Table, is also explained and we begin to introduce the charting feature of Excel. Topics covered include: • VLOOKUP across worksheets • Data filtering in Excel • Use of Pivot tables with categorical as well as numerical data • Introduction to the charting capability of Excel ________________________________________ WEEK 4 Module 4: Advanced Graphing and Charting This module explores various advanced graphing and charting techniques available in Excel. Starting with various line, bar and pie charts we introduce pivot charts, scatter plots and histograms. You will get to understand these various charts and get to build them on your own. Topics covered include • Line, Bar and Pie charts • Pivot charts • Scatter plots • Histograms...

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SS

Apr 28, 2017

good course gives a basic foundation for data analytics ! Excellent for beginners who have no idea how to use excel for want to learn systematically excel files given at every lecture are very useful.

LC

May 18, 2018

Excellent class, well-written and presented with real-world examples that are challenging but not impossible to complete if you follow the small quizzes and stay on top of the deadlines. Great job!

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par Husain S

Jan 03, 2018

Good course. I completed the course while on free trial for the specialization.

par Miguel R

Mar 02, 2017

Good course for learning the basic on data visualization.

par Laila W

Jul 20, 2017

Excellent course.. Thank you. I used this immediately and it immensely helped at work.

par sanjana b

Aug 16, 2017

AWESOME COURSE!

par Pratyush

Jul 25, 2017

Nice course, well prepared and easy to grasp.

par Stephanie S

Dec 28, 2016

Very helpful, enlightening and interesting! Thank you so much for offering this course!

par Nirupam S

Sep 06, 2017

Very good course for everyone.

par Sandra U S

May 17, 2017

Prof Sharad makes things look simple. It was the best excel course I ever had! Great practical examples and short videos which facilitate concentrat

par CHARIZI E

Dec 20, 2017

very good course with precise descriptions of all excel functions

par Ashutosh D

Oct 09, 2016

Very useful if you just have a little idea about excel must do this course.

par Kirti G S

Apr 05, 2017

good course to set foundation

par ChenXiao

Aug 30, 2017

easy but useful

par Johnson D

Mar 04, 2018

Good course but the one by PwC is better

par Arvind B

Dec 11, 2016

This course can further be extended to some advance level.

par Nur H A

Mar 11, 2018

Good for Data Analyst Beginner

par Jon

Sep 26, 2016

The best excel course I have seen on Coursera so far! Great for any analyst.

par Aayush C

Nov 07, 2017

The Instructor has constructed this course in a very systematic manner, which makes it easy to understand all the new concepts.

par Charles M

Feb 23, 2018

Great introduction to analyzing data with Excel, pivot charts and graphs.

par spandana

Oct 08, 2016

Awesome course for beginners. Explanation with examples are really good and easily understandable.

par George L

Oct 28, 2017

Loved it. All the information I needed to get started in a wonderfully presented format.

par José A G U

Jan 02, 2018

Excellent course with the basic tools that everybody who works in business have to know

par Patricia J d S M M

Jan 30, 2018

Amazing course!

Excellent lectures with easy comprehension!

par Kelly R

May 03, 2018

Very informative and easy to understand. All information on the quizzes were covered in the lessons.

par Ceri M

Dec 12, 2016

Great very easy to follow and good videos and sound

par JinHee L

Nov 28, 2016

Great pace, all very useful materials. Only thing is I wish the instructor gave the excel data files that he uses to demonstrate with so that students can follow along.