Course 50479-B: Infusing Magnificent Multimedia (Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 & 2010)

This one-day course empowers information workers the knowledge and skills to incorporate multimedia elements into Microsoft PowerPoint presentations. Participants will be able to play sounds in a presentation, make the sound play when they want, for as long as they want. Participants will also learn how to make a sound repeat, get tips on hiding the sound icon on a slide during the slide show. In this course, participant will also work with movie files and learn how to insert them, play them, and set other options for them.

Audience profile

This course is intended for Information workers who have an understanding of Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003/2007/2010.

Job role: Developer

Skills gained

  • Insert sound into presentation
  • Insert movie clips into presentation
  • Set option for the media clip
  • Setting animation options for the media clip

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • This course assumes that students have some familiarity with PowerPoint.

Course outline

Module 1: Play a Sound

Lessons

  • Inserting the sound
  • Starting the sound
  • Continuing the sound
  • More sound options

Lab : Play a Sound

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Insert and set sound options.

Module 2: Play Music From CD (Not available for Microsoft PowerPoint 2010)

This module explains how to insert sound from a CD audio track.

Lessons

  • Insert music from CD

Lab : Play music from CD

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Insert track from a CD

Module 3: Play a Movie

This module introduces the concept of how to insert a movie in the presentations.

Lessons

  • Insert a movie
  • Decide how to start it
  • Create a delay; extend play
  • Go full screen

Lab : Play a Movie

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Insert a movie in a presentation
  • Set play options for movie

Module 4: Create “Play” buttons

This module explains how to use the Play, Pause, and Stop movie effects, which are available for them to apply.

Lessons

  • Movie effects
  • Create buttons
  • Set up the buttons as triggers

Lab : Create “Play” buttons

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use the triggers options.

Module 5: Adding Special Effects

This module explains how to add animated gif, effects to text, object and charts.

Lessons

  • Applying an Animation
  • Animating Text and Objects
  • Setting Animation Timing
  • Animating a Chart
  • Inserting Sounds and Video
  • Changing Multimedia Settings
  • Inserting Animated GIF's

Lab : Adding Special Effects

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Insert animated gif to presentations
  • Apply animation to text, objects, charts