This is an introduction to spreadsheets and their uses with the absolute beginner in mind. This class is taught using the latest version of Microsoft Excel. You do not need this class for Intermediate or Advanced Excel classes. Students in this class will learn the basics of creating and formatting a basic spreadsheet. Topics will include: • Entering data in Excel • Planning and laying out the spreadsheet • Applying number and cell formatting within the worksheets • Excel math • Moving and copying data Although Excel will be used in the classroom, most of the instruction is not software specific and the information learned can be transferred to another spreadsheet program such as Apple Numbers or Libre Offfice Calc. The course lasts about two hours. The instructor and the aides will be available after class to answer individual questions. Prerequisites: • Member in good standing of the Sun City Anthem Computer Club • Ability to operate a mouse and keyboard.