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Courses in Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel Basics

With Joan Dvorak

Learn the basic tasks of Excel: worksheet layout and design; calculating with formulas and functions; creating charts that summarize and explain your information; and saving and printing worksheets and workbooks.

Create, name, and save workbooks; design worksheets that utilize relative and absolute formulas and insert functions such as Sum, Average, Max, Min and Count. Compare how chart types communicate different interpretations of data and use sorting, filtering and tables in Excel.

Come learn the basics or expand your knowledge with new tips and techniques.

dateWed., Feb. 8-March 8 (no class Feb. 22)

time 6-8 p.m.

fee $75

place Humboldt County Office of Education, Main Building, Madrone Room901 Myrtle Ave., Eureka

class # 27483: REGISTER ONLINE


Intermediate Microsoft Excel

With Joan Dvorak

Go beyond the basic tasks in spreadsheet software and explore powerful tools available to an intermediate user of Microsoft Excel.

Evaluate worksheet design; use features such as conditional formatting and file templates; practice options such as text to columns and remove duplicates to manipulate data; utilize Excel analysis tools such as Autofilter, PivotTables, and advanced formulas and functions.

Participants will analyze data lists by applying sorting, filtering and subtotals. As time permits, we will also discuss formulas and functions such as If, Countlf, SumIf, Vlookup, what-if analysis and data validation.

dateMon., March 20-April 10

time 6-8 p.m.

fee $75

place Humboldt County Office of Education, Main Building, Madrone Room901 Myrtle Ave., Eureka

class # 27484: REGISTER ONLINE

Joan Dvorak has taught classes in Excel for more than 14 years. At Fortuna High School, Joan has helped teachers and students utilize Microsoft Office programs for over 20 years.

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