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#### Approx. 12 hours to complete

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#### English

Subtitles: English, Spanish, Arabic

### Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

8 videos (Total 40 min), 5 readings, 7 quizzes
8 videos
Basic Data Manipulation in Excel5m
Arithmetic Manipulation in Excel4m
Basic Functions in Excel6m
Functions Using Absolute and Relative References6m
Functions Explained7m
Week 1 Recap51s
Course FAQs10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Store Sales (Comma delimited).txt10m
Store Sales (Fixed width).txt10m
Stores Sales (Tab delimited Text).txt10m
7 practice exercises
Basic Data Manipulation in Excel4m
Arithmetic Manipulation in Excel4m
Basic Functions in Excel4m
Functions Using Absolute and Relative References4m
Functions Explained4m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

## Spreadsheet Functions to Organize Data

8 videos (Total 44 min), 8 quizzes
8 videos
The “IF” Command in Excel Using Numerical Data3m
The "Nested IF" Command in Excel7m
The "VLOOKUP" Function in Excel8m
Another "VLOOKUP" Example6m
The "HLOOKUP" Function in Excel4m
Professor 'Know-it-all' Needs Help!4m
Week 2 Recap40s
8 practice exercises
The "IF" Command in Excel4m
The “IF” Command in Excel Using Numerical Data4m
The "Nested IF" Command in Excel4m
The "VLOOKUP" Function in Excel4m
Another "VLOOKUP" Example4m
The "HLOOKUP" Function in Excel4m
Professor 'Know-it-all' Needs Help!4m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

## Introduction to Filtering, Pivot Tables, and Charts

7 videos (Total 42 min), 7 quizzes
7 videos
Data Filtering in Excel6m
Use of Pivot Tables in Excel6m
More Pivot Table Options5m
Application of Pivot Tables to Numeric Data8m
Introduction to Charts in Excel8m
Week 3 Recap52s
7 practice exercises
Using the “VLOOKUP” Function Across Worksheets4m
Data Filtering in Excel4m
Use of Pivot Tables in Excel4m
More Pivot Table Options4m
Application of Pivot Tables to Numeric Data4m
Introduction to Charts in Excel4m
Introduction to Filtering, Pivot Tables, and Charts1h
Week
4
2 hours to complete

7 videos (Total 41 min), 1 reading, 7 quizzes
7 videos
Bar Graphs and Pie Charts9m
Pivot Charts5m
Scatter Plots7m
Histograms Part 14m
Histograms Part 27m
Week 4 Recap46s
End-of-Course Survey10m
7 practice exercises
Line Graphs4m
Bar Graphs and Pie Charts4m
Pivot Charts4m
Scatter Plots4m
Histograms Part 12m
Histograms Part 24m
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### Top reviews from Introduction to Data Analysis Using Excel

By SSApr 28th 2017

good course gives a basic foundation for data analytics ! Excellent for beginners who have no idea how to use excel for want to learn systematically excel files given at every lecture are very useful.

By JRJun 24th 2019

Brief Course with very efficiently organized course material. The way of teaching was very good in simple way.A great course in MS Excel for beginners to have an in-depth knowledge with confidence.

## Instructor

Associate Professor of Management

Rice University is consistently ranked among the top 20 universities in the U.S. and the top 100 in the world. Rice has highly respected schools of Architecture, Business, Continuing Studies, Engineering, Humanities, Music, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences and is home to the Baker Institute for Public Policy....