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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: 2,837
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 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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  • Andrew Worsham United States of America I did not know Google Docs could do all that. Thanks for the course. 2014-12-18 19:12:27
  • Jodie Hicks United States of America Very informative 2014-12-17 20:12:15
  • Mandeep Brar United States of America Quick and easy, user friendly! 2014-12-17 18:12:45
  • Rachel Osborn United States of America Quick and easy course that offers a good overview of Google Docs. 2014-12-14 04:12:31
  • Kristen-Jade Suire United States of America This is awesome! Where has this been all my life?!? :) Great Job! --Passed with 100% :0 2014-12-09 19:12:32
  • Brad Hampton United States of America Great short course on the basics of Google Docs 2014-12-04 19:12:53
  • Sekar Chandran India This course has been designed for users that want to improve their skills using Google Docs and Google Drive in their Google Apps accounts. The course covers basic and intermediate concepts with practical exercises by the students always assisted by the instructor. 2014-12-04 08:12:55
  • Mary Mcdermott Ireland Useful course 2014-11-28 10:11:52
  • Germaine Andrew Saint Lucia Great course! learned so much in less than half hour! keep it up! 2014-11-24 09:11:48
  • Ramona Lewis Belize I enjoyed it very much, it was short and simply explained. I feel much more equipped. Knowledge is power. Thank you. 2014-11-23 06:11:20
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