Microsoft Visio 2013 Level 1

From the earliest eras of human existence, visual images have been used to represent knowledge, data, and information. Beginning with the Paleolithic cave paintings and continuing to today’s most complex computer networks, these images leverage the ability of the human brain to rapidly perceive patterns and trends from visual representations.

In today’s workplace, visual diagrams are an essential part of communication, from road maps to sales flows to process charts. Visio provides you with an intuitive, customizable tool to easily create a professional-looking visual product by using its extensive gallery of shapes. By following the exercises in this course, you will create visually engaging diagrams, maps, and drawings, using graphical elements to make information easier to comprehend.

In this course, you will design, modify, and manage basic diagrams.
You will:
• Identify the basic elements of Visio and their use.
• Create a workflow diagram.
• Create an organization chart.
• Make a floor plan.
• Create a cross-functional flowchart.
• Create a network diagram.
• Style a diagram.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Visio 2013
• Navigate the Visio Environment
• Use Backstage Commands
• Save a File

Lesson 2: Creating a Workflow Diagram
• Use Drawing Components
• Modify a Drawing
• Callouts and Groups

Lesson 3: Creating an Organization Chart
• Create a Basic Organization Chart
• Modify an Organization Chart

Lesson 4: Making a Floor Plan
• Make a Basic Floor Plan
• Model a Room Layout

Lesson 5: Creating a Cross-Functional Flowchart
• Create a Cross-Functional Flowchart
• Format a Cross-Functional Flowchart

Lesson 6: Creating a Network Diagram
• Network Diagrams
• Use Shape Data
• Use Layers

Lesson 7: Styling a Diagram
• Shape and Connector Styles
• Themes and Variants
• Use Containers

Length of Class:
One Day
Instructor-led or Online:

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