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Intermediate Course
The reason why the NWU wishes to offer the course is to meet the ever increasing demand for Powerpoint skills in the workplace. The presentation of ideas, proposals and other sessions in organizations have, in most cases become electronic. PowerPoint is a very good tool to do these presentations in. It is therefore necessary to train individuals on how to use this tool / program in this information and technology day and age. There are, however, different levels on which they can be trained for this.

Purpose of the course:

This short course aims to equip participants with a skill set above the level of basic operation in PowerPoint, to incorporate more functionalities of PowerPoint into their presentations and enable an organization to benefit more from the PowerPoint and its people.

Admission requirements:

Admission requirements: 
NQF level 4
Learning assumed to be in place: 
NQF level 4, Introduction to computer literacy, Introduction to Powerpoint.

Course outcomes and assessment criteria :

Course outcomes and the associated assessment criteria: 

Study Unit


Assessment Criteria

  After completion of this course, participants will: Participant will be assessed on the following criteria:
  1. Print handouts;
  2. Use design, transitions and animation in a presentation;
  3. Use headers and footers in a presentation;
  4. Use videos and audio in a presentation;
  5. Insert objects in a presentation.
  1. Print handouts;
  2. Use design and transitions in a presentation;
  3. Use animation in a presentation;
  4. Use headers and footers in a presentation;
  5. Use videos and audio in a presentation;
  6. Insert and format tables, graphs and pictures in a presentation.


Assignments and participation
Method of assessment: 
Learning objectives will be accomplished through the successful completion of assignments and participation in short course activities, proving insight into the topics at hand.

Additional information

Mode of delivery: 
Target group: 
Anyone with grade 12 in search of Powerpoint presentation skills.
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Telephone number: 
018 285 2821