This course can be applied toward a program:

Online: Self-Paced

PowerPoint is much more than just a slideshow. To really wow your audience, consider incorporating transitions and animations into your PowerPoint presentations. And if you want to go all out, how about adding some audio and video? Learn how to do this and much more in this engaging course on the advanced features of PowerPoint. Your presentations will never be the same again!

Average weekly commitment: 3+ hours. Total course commitment: 12+ hours.

When to Register

If you’re registering for the Spring 2023 term (January - April), the registration period is:

  • January 9 to 29

You’ll be able to access the online classroom one to two business days after you register. Once you enrol in the online classroom, you’ll have 90 days to complete the course. During these 90 days, you’ll have access to all courses materials as well as the mentor.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Incorporate transitions and animations into your presentations
  • Add audio and video to your presentations
  • Include hyperlinks in PowerPoint
  • Create movies from PowerPoint presentations
  • Add headers and footers
  • Create and use speaker notes effectively
  • Use presenter view
  • Export a presentation as a PDF


Module 1: Visual Powerpoint

Module 2: Audio and Video

Module 3: Organizing your Output

Module 4: During and After the Presentation

Evaluation Method



  • MS PowerPoint Basics (or equivalent skills)
  • Basic keyboarding capability
  • Basic internet navigation skills
  • Basic file management knowledge

Required Materials

  • Windows or Mac computer (desktop or laptop).
  • MS PowerPoint 2010+, 2013, 2016, or Office 365.
  • High-speed internet (at least 25 Mbps download speed) – Find out your internet connectivity speed.

Sorry, this course is closed to registration at this time.

Notify me when registration opens


Have a question for Continuing Studies?

Continuing Studies

CapU Lonsdale
250-125 Victory Ship Way
North Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V7L 0G5
604 984 4901


Your cart: 0




Your cart is empty