Introduction to Microsoft 365 Copilot

Introduction to Microsoft 365 Copilot

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Instructor: Microsoft


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3 weeks at 1 hour a week
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There are 6 modules in this course

Upon completing this course, you will increase productivity with Microsoft 365 Copilot, fundamentally change the way you work within Microsoft's applications, leverage AI to optimize your workflow, make everyday tasks more efficient and enjoyable, and increase your focus time.

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1 video2 readings

In this lesson, you will learn how Microsoft 365 Copilot leverages AI to enhance your productivity in each app in the suite and conceptualize the practical implications of the underlying architecture.

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3 videos2 readings1 assignment

This lesson will provide a basic guide to configuring Microsoft O365 Copilot, with a focus on tailoring the setup for individual and team productivity. You will identify the requirements for individual usage, such as license prerequisites and channel requirements. For team usage, the lesson will cover identity and access management, emphasizing the importance of permissions and data security. We will demonstrate how to provide context for Copilot, through reference files in Word, and templates in PowerPoint. By the end of the lesson, learners will be equipped to configure Copilot effectively for your specific individual and team context.

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2 videos2 readings1 assignment

The lesson will guide you through practical examples, demonstrating how to seamlessly integrate Copilot 365 into daily tasks—specifically, drafting compelling documents in Word, creating impactful PowerPoint presentations, and conducting insightful data analysis. The lesson will enable you to use the full capabilities of the basic applications without struggling to find the right commands or help information. You will become much more effective in your use of the individual tools. The lesson will also emphasize the strategic advantage gained by mastering these tools, enabling you to elevate your professional documents and presentations to new heights of clarity.

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2 videos3 readings1 assignment

In this lesson, you will gain the ability to leverage Copilot 365's advanced features to streamline your workflow. You will learn to draft documents in Word by integrating information from emails and data files, create engaging PowerPoint presentations, and utilize Excel to analyze data and extract key insights. This skill set will empower you to produce high-quality, data-driven documents and presentations efficiently, thereby improving your ability to communicate complex information clearly and persuasively.

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5 videos2 readings1 assignment

This lesson focuses on the foundational aspects of crafting effective prompts for Office 365 Copilot, starting with defining clear objectives for each task. You will gain insights into the iterative process of refining prompts to achieve satisfactory outputs. You will formulate the structure of a prompt, and apply the principles to create and refine effective prompts. Through practical demonstrations and iterative feedback loops, you will navigate the subtleties of prompt engineering, and improve your productivity with Copilot in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

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3 videos2 readings2 assignments


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