PowerPoint Basics

Academic Center

Getting ready to make a presentation? Learn to create your own slideshows and build upon professional PowerPoint templates to effectively communicate your points and engage your audience with elements like bullets, images, audio and video.

Specific Topics: Creating, editing, and saving a presentation; creating and organizing slides; formatting text; inserting tables, charts, headers or footers; customizing the background, design, colors, and page set-up; using sound effects and adding animations; setting up a slide show; using spell check.

Required: Basic knowledge of Windows environment

To register:


    • UB students: RSVP below using your UBmail address.
    • UB staff and the general public: Seats are available on a space-available basis only. Email alc@ubalt.edu within 24 hours of the workshop start time to check availability.

Note: If no RSVP window appears below, the class is full. Please check back here later for cancellations.

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