An in-depth, hands-on course that presents beginning spreadsheet concepts. Use Excel efficiently to design and create accurate professional worksheets for use in business and industry. Includes entering data; creating formulas; professional formatting; creating charts; creating, sorting, and filtering lists; creating and using templates; and working with functions. Focus on ways to ensure accuracy including proofreading techniques and critical thinking to determine what data to present and how to present it. Recommended: Placement into RD 115 or WR 115 Additional lab hours may be required.