Event date
Monday, January 8, 2018
Event time
12:30pm to 2:30pm
D-Lab Convening Room: Barrows 356B

This class will cover the basics of Excel, from simple formulas (SUM, COUNTIF) to more complex Excel features like Macros and the Data Analysis ToolPak. By the end of both sections, students will be able to employ Excel skills to open source policy data sets. These skills are transferrable to any sector.
Topics Covered Will Include:
Basic Formulas
Absolute vs. Relative Referencing
Sort/Filter
Data Cleaning: concatenate, removing duplicates, text to columns, importing PDFs
Advanced formulas: countif, sumif, 
Index
Pivot Tables
Pivot Charts
Macros
Analysis ToolPak 
Goal Seek
Please register separately for Part 1 and Part 2.
Part 1 will be held January 9 from 12:30-2:30PM. 
Part 2 will be held January 11 from 12:30-2:30PM.