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Fundamentals of Google Docs


Fundamentals of Google Docs

Fundamentals of Google Docs

See how Google Docs can help you improve productivity.


Students: 3,408
Course Description

Google Docs is a free, Web-based office suite and data storage service offered by Google. It allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users.
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It is a collection of applications that make it easier to produce the kinds of files commonly used in corporate environments: documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. In this course you will be given a basic introduction to Google Docs. Topics covered in the course include: Google collaboration and the sharing of information online, Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets, Google Forms, Google Presentations and Google sharing. This course will be of great interest to business professionals and individuals who would like to know how Google Docs can help improve productivity. Google Docs is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular online tools. If you are not aware of Google Docs, here is your opportunity to learn some very cool new skills.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you should be able to: - Competently use Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets, Google Forms and Google Presentations - Understand how to send and retrieve documents, spreadsheets, forms and presentations online. - Be able to edit a document that someone else has produced in real time. - Use Google Docs from a computer or android (smart phone).


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Module Title
Module 1: Fundamentals of Google Docs
Module 2: Google Docs Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Fundamentals of Google Docs
Course # 386
Course Publisher Google
Course Category 1
Content Origin
Course Description  Google Docs is a free, Web-based office suite and data storage service offered by Google. It allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users. It is a collection of applications that make it easier to produce the kinds of files commonly used in corporate environments: documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. In this course you will be given a basic introduction to Google Docs. Topics covered in the course include: Google collaboration and the sharing of information online, Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets, Google Forms, Google Presentations and Google sharing. This course will be of great interest to business professionals and individuals who would like to know how Google Docs can help improve productivity. Google Docs is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular online tools. If you are not aware of Google Docs, here is your opportunity to learn some very cool new skills.
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Release Date 16 March 2012
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 0-1 Hour
Video/Audio High
Audio Only None
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Lower High/ Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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    Michael Japhet United States of America A nice clean, quick course, cool! 2015-04-12 00:04:15
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    Sandy Wassenmiller United States of America A fun way to keep up with ever changing technology! 2015-04-09 18:04:32
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    vonnie vannier United States of America Very succinct and helpful 2015-03-31 15:03:18
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    vonnie vannier United States of America Excellent and quick overview! 2015-03-30 16:03:08
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    Jonathan De Leon United States of America It was nice and easy to learn 2015-03-20 03:03:48
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    Paul Anning Spain A short course that offers a good introduction to Google Docs, but does not go into any depth. You will need to look elsewhere if you want to learn more about the applications offered by Google, however I would recommend that people watch these short videos as a quick intro. 2015-03-19 10:03:36
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    David Crawford United States of America Great 2015-03-07 00:03:37
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    John Burns United Kingdom I found this short course/module to be very informative to a novice like myself 2015-03-06 16:03:57
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    Jessica Payne United States of America I wish the videos were more informative. Also having the ability to use full screen would have made it easier to remember and see what the person was doing. A slower tutorial would also help. I did learn from this though! 2015-03-02 01:03:15
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    Emma Herdman United Kingdom Excellent course! Really helped to give me a better understanding of Google Docs 2015-02-27 18:02:42
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