Learning objectives: – Learn how to set up your PowerPoint environment. – Learn how to start a new presentation, insert new slides, modify a layout, move and copy slides, use placeholders, and save your presentation. – Learn how to insert, delete, select, and move text, as well as how to work with text boxes. – Learn how to apply a theme or background style, as well as how to modify theme colors, fonts, and effects. – Learn how to insert and modify pictures and clip art. – Learn how to modify existing bullets, change bullet style, switch to a numbered list, remove bullets and numbers, and select symbols as bullets. – Learn how to proof your presentation. – Learn the different ways you can view and print your slides. – Learn how to apply and modify WordArt styles, as well as how to insert and modify various shapes on a slide. – Learn how to insert a table, apply a table style, and format it. – Learn how to insert and modify charts to communicate information. – Learn how to insert and define options for two types of movies. – Learn how to insert sound from three sources and how to set various sound options. – Learn how to animate text and objects on slides using built-in and custom animation effects. – Learn how to apply and customize transition effects. – Learn how to use Slide Master view to apply changes to the slide master and supporting layouts. – Learn how to insert a SmartArt graphic, change the color and effects of the illustration, and modify it. – Learn how to insert hyperlinks and action buttons. – Learn how to align, group, and order objects. – Learn how to indent a bulleted list, change the indentation using markers on the ruler, and modify line spacing. – Learn how to access Slide Show view, set slide show options, and package your presentation.
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.