77-728 Microsoft Excel Expert 2016 a

Audience: 

Expert-level candidates for the MOS 77-728 exam have an advanced understanding of the Excel environment, and the ability to guide others to the proper use of the program’s features.

They will create, manage, and distribute professional spreadsheets for a variety of specialised purposes and situations. They will customise their Excel environments to meet project needs and to enhance productivity. Expert workbook examples include custom business templates, multiple-axis  financial charts, amortization tables, and inventory schedules. Candidate roles may include accountants,  financial analysts, data analysts, commercial bankers, and others.

MOS 77-728 Microsoft Excel Exam Format

certification exams introduce a new performance-based format for improved testing of a candidate’s knowledge, skills and abilities using the MOS 2016 programs: 

MOS 77-728 exam task instructions generally do not include the command name as in previous versions. For example, function names are avoided, and are replaced with descriptors. This means candidates must understand the purpose and common usage of the program functionality in order to successfully complete the tasks in each of the projects. 

The MOS 2016 exam format incorporates multiple projects. 

MOS 77-728 Microsoft Excel Expert Training – Course Duration & Venue

We are all different depending on your or your groups familiarity with Excel the recommended course duration is between 2-3 days.

Individual and group courses are available which can either be delivered at your office of one of our London venues. Contact us for details

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At Course Completion

Manage Workbooks 

  • Save a workbook as a template
  • Copy macros between workbooks
  • Reference data in another workbook
  • Reference data by using structured references
  • Enable macros in a workbook
  • Display hidden ribbon tabs

Manage Workbook Review

  • Restrict editing
  • Protect a worksheet
  • Configure formula calculation options
  • Protect workbook structure
  • Manage workbook versions
  • Encrypt a workbook with a password

Apply Custom Data Formats and Validation

  • Create custom number formats 
  • Populate cells by using advanced Fill Series options
  • Configure data validation

Apply Advanced Conditional Formatting and Filtering

  • Create custom conditional formatting rules
  • Create conditional formatting rules that use formulas
  • Manage conditional formatting rules

Create and Modify Custom Workbook Elements

  • Create custom colour formats
  • Create and modify cell styles
  • Create and modify custom themes
  • Create and modify simple macros
  • Insert and configure form controls

Prepare a Workbook for Internationalisation

  • Display data in multiple international formats
  • Apply international currency formats
  • Manage multiple options for Body and Heading Heading fonts

Apply Functions in Formulas

  • Perform logical operations by using AND, OR, and NOT functions 
  • Perform logical operations by using nested functions
  • Perform statistical operations by using SUMIFS, AVERAGEIFS, and COUNTIFS functions

Look up data by using Functions

  • Look up data by using the VLOOKUP function
  • Look up data by using the HLOOKUP function
  • Look up data by using the MATCH function
  • Look up data by using the INDEX function

Apply Advanced Date and Time Functions

  • Reference the date and time by using the NOW and TODAY functions 
  • Serialise numbers by using date and time functions

Perform Data Analysis and Business Intelligence

  • Reference the date and time by using the NOW and TODAY functions
  • Import, transform, combine, display, and connect to data
  • Consolidate data
  • Perform what-if analysis by using Goal Seek and Scenario Manager
  • Use cube functions to get data out of the Excel data model
  • Calculate data by using financial functions

Troubleshoot Formulas

  • Trace precedence and dependence
  • Monitor cells and formulas by using the Watch Window
  • Validate formulas by using error checking rules
  • Evaluate formulas
  • Serialise numbers by using date and time functions

Define Named Ranges and Objects

  • Name cells
  • Name data ranges
  • Name tables
  • Manage named ranges and objects

Create Advanced Charts

  • Add trendlines to charts 
  • Create dual-axis charts
  • Save a chart as a template

Create and Manage PivotTables

  • Create PivotTables
  • Modify field selections and options
  • Create slicers
  • Group PivotTable data
  • Reference data in a PivotTable by using the GETPIVOTDATA function
  • Add calculated fields
  • Format data

Format and Modify Text by using Functions 

  • Format text by using RIGHT, LEFT, and MID functions
  • Format text by using UPPER, LOWER, and PROPER functions
  • Format text by using the CONCATENATE function

Create and Manage Pivot Charts

  • Create PivotCharts
  • Manipulate options in existing PivotCharts
  • Apply styles to PivotCharts
  • Drill down into PivotChart details

Perform Data Analysis and Business Intelligence

  • Reference the date and time by using the NOW and TODAY functions 
  • Import, transform, combine, display, and connect to data
  • Consolidate data
  • Perform what-if analysis by using Goal Seek and Scenario Manager
  • Use cube functions to get data out of the Excel data model
  • Calculate data by using financial functions

Troubleshoot Formulas

  • Trace precedence and dependence
  • Monitor cells and formulas by using the Watch Window
  • Validate formulas by using error checking rules
  • Evaluate formulas
  • Serialise numbers by using date and time functions

Define Named Ranges and Objects

  • Name cells
  • Name data ranges
  • Name tables
  • Manage named ranges and objects

Create Advanced Charts

  • Add trendlines to charts 
  • Create dual-axis charts
  • Save a chart as a template

Create and Manage PivotTables

  • Create PivotTables
  • Modify field selections and options
  • Create slicers
  • Group PivotTable data
  • Reference data in a PivotTable by using the GETPIVOTDATA function
  • Add calculated fields
  • Format data

Format and Modify Text by using Functions 

  • Format text by using RIGHT, LEFT, and MID functions
  • Format text by using UPPER, LOWER, and PROPER functions
  • Format text by using the CONCATENATE function

Create and Manage Pivot Charts

  • Create PivotCharts
  • Manipulate options in existing PivotCharts
  • Apply styles to PivotCharts
  • Drill down into PivotChart details

Key Topics Covered 

Advanced Formatting, you will learn to use some of the advanced formatting features in Excel

Advanced Functions And Formulas, you will learn how to use range names, use some of the more advanced functions in Excel, check for errors in your formulas, and use the data validation feature to improve the quality of the data in your workbooks.

Data Analysis Using Pivot Tables And Business Intelligence, you will learn how to use pivot tables and pivot charts. You will also learn how to use Power Pivot to extend the pivot tables and charts into large corporate databases.

Workbook Management Features, you will learn to demonstrate how to enable your workbook to work with other workbooks and with users other than just yourself.

Advanced Charts, Functions And What-If Analysis, you will learn to use advanced features with charts and functions, perform What-If Analysis, and use structured references.

Data Filtering, Macros, And Forms, in this lesson are to use various advanced Excel features that allow you to filter data, extend a data series by filling, and use form controls and macros. You will also learn how to create your own workbook templates and control formula iterative calculations.

MOS 77-728, MOS Excel 2016 Expert exam 77-728
MOS 77-728, MOS Excel 2016 Expert exam 77-728