Discover how PivotTables can make tasks easier and how they can be useful in analyzing data. In this workshop, you will learn how to create, format, and modify PivotTables, perform various summary techniques when displaying data, and create pivot charts. This workshop will also explore more advanced techniques such as grouping items in PivotTables, creating calculated fields, and using the slicer tools.
Excel: Analyzing Data with PivotTables
- Create, modify, and format PivotTables
- Use summary functions and customized calculations
- Group numbers and dates
- Create filters and slicers
- Search a PivotTable field list
- Link and update PivotTables
- Create pivot charts
- Navigate an Excel spreadsheet
- Create basic formulas
- Sort and filter data
- Work with tables
- Manage named ranges
Enroll in the online course
Follow the appropriate enrollment method below, depending on your IU status.
IU faculty, staff, and students
Join using the self-enroll feature of Canvas (requires IU username and passphrase).Enroll in Excel: Analyzing Data With PivotTables (IU: No cost)
Join via IU Expand at a low cost (requires an IU Guest account, a free sign-up for anyone).Enroll in Excel: Analyzing Data With PivotTables (Non-IU: $9.99)
This course is part of an IT Training Certificate Series, which awards a certificate on successful completion of a final online exam. Learn more about the Excel Essentials Certificate Series.
Additional materials and files
For IU learners, if you're interested in the content for, but prefer not to enroll in the online course, you can download the PDF and exercise files below.
Please note: The PDF and exercise files provided here formed a basis for the online course, but may vary from the online course.