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Description
TitleExcel: further functions
CategoryDigital Skills
OverviewVirtual and in-person sessions are available for this course. Please check when booking. This training is delivered on a Windows machine using the latest version of Excel from the Microsoft Office 365 suite. Participants wanting to follow along, should make sure they have the software installed before the session starts. Essex members can find instructions for downloading the software for free onto your personal device at: https://www.essex.ac.uk/staff/it-services/microsoft-office-365 OUTLINE Improve the efficiency and productivity of your Spreadsheets by learning how to construct functions, manipulate data and format outputs. In this training session, you’ll work through a series of exercises using the following: - Autofill, paste special and format painter - Tables vs named ranges - Relative vs absolute referencing - Concatenate / text to tables - IF functions eg IF, SUMIF, SUMIFS, COUNTIF, COUNTIFS, AVERAGEIF etc - VLOOKUP, XLOOKUP For those submitting CADENZA applications/PGCHEP portfolios, these sessions map to the following: UKPSF areas of activities: A2, K4 JISC framework: 1, 2 If spaces are available, please click on the white space below. ONLY add yourself to the waiting list if the date/s are not convenient.
Learning outcomes
  • Learn how to use some basic excel functions such as tables, naming cell ranges and concatenate
  • Learn how to create a basic VLOOKUP
  • Learn how to apply basic formulas such as SUMIF, COUNTIF
Schedule
Book Event 1
PresenterKatherine Trafford
LocationITex2 Zoom link: https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/93483746346
Campuszoom
Date and time10:00 to 12:00 Tuesday 25 June 2024
Duration02:00
Available places14
Book Event 2
PresenterKatherine Trafford
LocationITex2 Zoom link: https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/93483746346
Campuszoom
Date and time10:00 to 12:00 Tuesday 9 July 2024
Duration02:00
Available places14
Booking instructions
University of Essex employeeUse the link provided above to book your place via HR Organiser.
Partner institutionPlease discuss with your point of contact at your Partner Institution in the first instance.
Student Union contractors; PhD studentsPlease contact the Organisational Development team.