Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving Specialization

Starts May 28

Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving Specialization

Optimize Your Excel Spreadsheets With VBA. Learn how to automate your Excel spreadsheets with Visual Basic for Applications

About This Specialization

This Specialization is for learners wishing to dramatically change the way that they use Excel spreadsheets by unleashing the power to automate and optimize spreadsheets using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). The first two courses will teach learners the basics of VBA through the use of dozens of educational screencasts and a series of quizzes and in-application programming assignments. Finally, in Part 3 of the course, learners will complete 3 "real world" and somewhat open ended projects, which are graded through peer review.

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courses
3 courses

Follow the suggested order or choose your own.

projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

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Certificates

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Projects Overview

Courses
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 1

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    "Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 1" is aimed at learners who are seeking to augment, expand, optimize, and increase the efficiency of their Excel spreadsheet skills by tapping into the powerful programming, automation, and custo
  2. COURSE 2

    Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 2

    Upcoming session: May 28
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    "Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 2" builds off of knowledge and skills obtained in "Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 1" and is aimed at learners who are seeking to augment, expand, optimize, and increase the efficiency of the
  3. COURSE 3

    Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 3 (Projects)

    Upcoming session: May 21
    Commitment
    3-4 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    In this course, learners will complete several VBA projects. It is highly recommended that learners first take "Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 1" and "Excel/VBA for Creative Problem Solving, Part 2". This course builds off o

Creators

  • University of Colorado Boulder

    Set in one of the world's most inspiring and entrepreneurial learning environments, the University of Colorado Boulder enables each member of our community to reach their potential and to Be Boulder through an extraordinary range of challenging academic, research and service opportunities.

    CU-Boulder is a dynamic community of scholars and learners on one of the most spectacular college campuses in the country. As one of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), we have a proud tradition of academic excellence, with five Nobel laureates and more than 50 members of prestigious academic academies.

  • Charlie Nuttelman

    Charlie Nuttelman

    Instructor

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