Learning objectives: – Familiarize yourself with the Excel 2007 environment. – Learn how to create a new workbook, insert and delete text, navigate a worksheet, and save. – Learn how to modify rows, columns, and cells in Excel. – Learn all about formatting text in Excel. – Learn how to create a simple formula in Excel. – Learn how to cut, copy, and paste, as well as how to drag and drop data in Excel. – Learn how to preview your spreadsheet, modify margins, change page orientation, and print. – Learn how to create a complex formula in Excel. – Learn how to use functions to find values for a range of cells. – Learn how to sort, group, and filter cells in Excel. – Learn how to use styles to format tables in Excel. – Learn how to align text, merge and center cells, and apply different types of text control. – Learn how to name, add, delete, group and ungroup, and freeze worksheets. – Learn how to create a new workbook using an Excel template. – Learn how to use a what-if analysis tool called Goal Seek. – Learn how to insert and modify Excel charts to communicate information. – Learn how to apply, modify, and delete conditional formatting rules in Excel. – Learn how to use PivotTables in Excel for stronger data analysis. – Learn about the features available in Excel 2007. – Learn all about using reference styles in Excel. – Use these free resources to better work with and manipulate data in Excel.
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.