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Fundamentals of Google Docs


Fundamentals of Google Docs
Fundamentals of Google Docs

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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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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): 4 stars based on 58 reviews
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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
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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  • Ashley Ross
    Ashley Ross United States of America Easy to understand format. Excellent for beginners. 2015-06-12 18:06:15
  • Tiffeny Brown
    Tiffeny Brown United States of America Very Informative 2015-06-09 18:06:40
  • Amanda Collings
    Amanda Collings United Kingdom Nice and simple information. Easy to follow and also easy to recap if you have forgotten something whilst trying the forms, spreadsheets etc as you go along. 2015-05-29 15:05:42
  • Susan Hart
    Susan Hart United Kingdom Very basic information covered, but I did pick up a couple of great tips. I have a Chrome Book so would like more intensive help. 2015-05-24 21:05:52
  • Arthur Kenji Ichikawa
    Arthur Kenji Ichikawa Brazil Nice! 2015-05-24 04:05:28
  • Cheryl Carlson
    Cheryl Carlson United States of America Fantastic. Thank you for the guidance. 2015-05-01 17:05:00
  • Michael Japhet
    Michael Japhet United States of America A nice clean, quick course, cool! 2015-04-12 00:04:15
  • Sandy Wassenmiller
    Sandy Wassenmiller United States of America A fun way to keep up with ever changing technology! 2015-04-09 18:04:32
  • vonnie vannier
    vonnie vannier United States of America Very succinct and helpful 2015-03-31 15:03:18
  • vonnie vannier
    vonnie vannier United States of America Excellent and quick overview! 2015-03-30 16:03:08
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