Learning objectives: – If you’re thinking about buying Office 2013, there are a few things you should consider before your purchase. – Learn all about working with your Microsoft account and OneDrive. – Learn what you need to know about Office 365, a subscription-based version of Office 2013. – Learn your way around the Excel 2013 environment. – Learn how to create and open Excel workbooks. – Learn how to save and share Excel workbooks. – Learn how to insert and delete cells and cell content, drag and drop cells, use the fill handle, and use the cut, copy, and paste functions. – Learn how to modify rows, columns, and cells in Excel. – Learn all about formatting text in Excel. – Learn all about formatting numbers in Excel. – Learn how to add, delete, copy, and move worksheets, as well as group and ungroup worksheets and freeze rows and columns. – Learn how to use Excel commands that let you control the way your content will appear on a printed page. – Learn how to preview your spreadsheet, modify margins, change page orientation, and print. – Learn how to create a simple formula in Excel. – Learn how to create a complex formula in Excel. – Learn all about absolute and relative cell references and how they’re used in Excel. – Learn the different parts of a function and how to create arguments to calculate values and cell references. – Learn how to freeze panes and split your worksheet so you’re only seeing certain parts of your worksheet. – Learn how to sort data to better view and organize the contents of your spreadsheet. – Learn how to filter the data in your worksheet to display only the information you need. – Learn how to organize data in groups, summarize different groups using the Subtotal command, and create an outline for your worksheet. – Learn how to use styles to format tables in Excel. – Learn how to insert and modify Excel charts to visualize comparisons in your data. – Learn how to insert sparklines and change their type and appearance. – Learn how to use Excel’s track changes and comments features when proofreading workbooks. – Learn how to finalize and protect your Excel workbook. – Learn how to apply, modify, and delete conditional formatting rules in Excel. – Learn how to use PivotTables in Excel for stronger data analysis. – Learn how to do more with PivotTables to better summarize data. – Learn how to use what-if analysis to answer different types of questions. – Learn how to customize the Ribbon in Excel 2013. – Learn all about enabling Touch Mode in Excel 2013. – Learn all about using reference styles in Excel. – Learn more about free alternatives to using Microsoft Office, including Google Docs, Office Online, OpenOffice, and LibreOffice. – These free resources can help you better work with and manipulate data in Excel. – Test your knowledge of Excel by taking our quiz.
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.