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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...




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.



The training provided by Dr. Sharad is easy to follow and learn. Bravo and Thank you.

The level of difficulty from the quiz and the final task is just right and it is making us to think creatively.


Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel: 2076 - 2100 / 2,157 レビュー

by Carine M


A bit outdated, not all info very pertinent (some graph types etc.). Older version of Excel.

by ece


The level of the course and graded quizzes do not match. Quizzes are more advanced.

by Joanna M


could have been a bit more engaging. the videos are quite boring (sorry!)

by Luz A S H R


Should be indicated the level of complexity as easy/101. Well explained

by sakshi s y


the sound quality has to be increased. the overall course is very good

by Abhishek B


Could prove to be a great introductory course for absolute beginners

by Jorge C


Muy básico, pero bastante útil para recordar lo aprendido en excel

by Joel V


Could have included more material and introduced more functions.

by Jayu C


Should include more assignments, case studies and challenges.

by Ana


Absolutely beginner. I didn't learned a lot from this course.

by Matt S


This course is perfect for learners with no excel experience.

by Rosy M


Audio should have been a bit high. More details required

by Maram G


I found the exams is so difficult related the explanation

by Jonathan S


A basic overview of basic Excel functionality.

by Rachid B


Nice, but needs update for new excel version

by Magaret


Learnt alot of excel tools from this lesson

by İpek Z


I wish to getthe solutions for the quizzes

by Subha V


It was very basic. No additional reading.

by Blake C


informative but pretty dryly presented

by Zakaria F


try to add more detail its too basic

by Antonio G H


Practical but is missing more detail

by pentesh s


improve the video quality all modes

by Andrea C


End of quizes ar very difficult

by Kuvam U


The voice in videos is too low

by kailash s


way explain should be batter