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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 Stephanie S

Dec 28, 2016

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

par shyamal s

Mar 10, 2020

Its a very good course and the concepts and knowledge give in this course is precious.

par R M r s

Aug 19, 2019

As a beginner it was a wonderful journey to learn this course which enhance my skills.

par Laila W

Jul 20, 2017

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

par Noelle F

Mar 06, 2018

Great course, the explanations covered everything, very well put together. Thank you!

par Solomon G

Apr 01, 2019

It was difficult for a beginner at Excel but the knowledge gained was well worth it.

par Raghav D

Dec 09, 2018

A very interesting introductory course, structured well, can be give around 5 hours.

par Tuck

Sep 20, 2018

Really helpful course on how to use the most common functions and features in excel.

par Asmat U

Mar 30, 2020

This is an exceller course for learners seeking to learn professional excel skills.

par Prateek M

Feb 25, 2020

It was great and insightful. Thanks, coursera for providing me such an opportunity.

par Shivam B

Jan 06, 2018

By learning data analysis using explore one can easily learn the basics of MS-Excel

par Yoe

Sep 23, 2017

Thanks a lot! This course helps me much, and I will go on with this specialization!

par Piyush A

Jun 02, 2017

It was a great course and I have learned to use tools that I had never used before.

par María J A B

Jun 03, 2018

Wonderful! a mix of complex concepts in a very easy way explained! Great course!!

par Prabhjeet S

Aug 12, 2017

This course is very beneficial if anyone is beginning their life in Data analysis.

par Timothy C

Mar 04, 2020

Enjoyed using this course to create graphs, pivot tables/charts, histograms, etc.

par Shilly R

Feb 05, 2019

Easy to understand and examples that you can apply in your business transactions.

par Michael M

Apr 02, 2019

Presented well, real examples and hands on quizzes. Really enjoyed this course.

par Abrahim S

Nov 05, 2017

Very helpful for teaching basic excel skills with applications in data analytics

par Alexis M

Oct 08, 2018

Great course to hone and expand on Excel skills important for business analysis

par Husain S

Jan 03, 2018

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

par Mahalakshmi P

Dec 08, 2017

Very Good course to get better understanding on LOOKUP, IF functions and Charts

par Sun

Feb 09, 2018

Simple but useful course! Some tricky problems can be solved more efficiently.

par Anantheswaran L

Feb 01, 2018

A fantastic course to get you brushed up and open your eyes on excel as a tool

par Brittany B

Dec 09, 2017

Great course for beginners or those looking to brush up on their Excel skills.