IC3-EXAM-2 - IC3 GS4 Key Applications

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IC3-EXAM-2 - IC3 GS4 Key Applications


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Lesson 1: Exploring Common Application Features in Microsoft Office

  • Creating New Empty Documents with Microsoft Office
  • The Basics of Using Microsoft Office Applications
  • The Basics of Formatting Your Microsoft Office Files
  • Working with Multimedia Files in Microsoft Office
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 2: Using Microsoft Word

  • Configuring the Layout of Your Documents
  • Organizing the Data in Your Documents
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 3: Using Microsoft Excel

  • Navigating among Worksheets, Workbooks, and Cells
  • Changing the Alignment and the Positioning of Cells
  • Changing the Size of Cells
  • Formatting How Cells Are Displayed
  • Adding and Removing Rows and Columns
  • Merging or Unmerging Cells
  • Using Number Formats in Microsoft Excel Workbooks
  • Sorting and Filtering Data
  • Using Common Formulas and Functions
  • Adding Charts and Graphs
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 4: Using Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Adding and Removing Slides When Creating Presentations
  • Changing the Order of Your Slides
  • Changing the Design and the Background of Your Presentations
  • Adding and Formatting the Text in Your Presentations
  • Changing the Layout of Your Slides
  • Adding Shapes and Pictures to Your Slides
  • Adding Tables to Your Presentations
  • Formatting the Tables in Your Presentations
  • Adding Charts to Your Presentations
  • Adding Video and Other Multimedia Files to Your Presentations
  • Adding Animations to Your Presentation
  • Setting Transitions between Slides and Viewing Your Presentations
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 5: Using Microsoft Access

  • Adding, Modifying, and Removing Data in a Microsoft Access Database
  • Using Search in a Microsoft Access Database
  • Using Stored Queries in a Microsoft Access Database
  • Running Predefined Reports in a Microsoft Access Database
  • Creating Simple Reports in a Microsoft Access Database
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 6: Collaborating with Others When Working in Microsoft Office

  • Adding Comments to Your Microsoft Office Files
  • Reviewing the Comments That Were Added to a Document
  • Tracking Changes in a Microsoft Word Document
  • Reviewing Changes in a Microsoft Word Document
  • Sharing Your Work Files Using Email
  • Storing Documents Using Network Attached Storage Solutions
  • Storing Documents Using Cloud Storage Solutions
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lesson 7: Appendix A

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Exam Information

Key Applications covers four major types of applications: word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database software. You will learn the common features of these types of applications, how to perform all kinds of tasks (opening and saving files, formatting them, printing them, and so on), and how to collaborate with others to create all kinds of business documents and files.

Prepare for the following certification

Career Prospects
  • Application Specialist
  • Office Analyst
  • Office Assistant
  • Desktop Support Technician
Exam FAQs
What are the prerequisites for this exam?
There are no official prerequisites for this certification.
What is the exam registration fee?
USD 36

Pricing and taxes may vary from country to country.

Where do I take the exam?
The IC3 Exam 2 is administered by Certiport at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
  • Multiple choice
  • Match the following
  • Performance-based
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 45 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
50 minutes
What is the passing score?

(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

IC3 GS4 Exam, Certiport's retake policy is:

  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait 2 days (48 hours) before retaking the exam a third time.
  • A two-day waiting period will be imposed for each subsequent exam retake.
  • There is no annual limit on the number of attempts on the same exam. If a candidate achieves a passing score on an IC3 exam, the candidate may take it again.
What is the validity of the certification?
The IC3 GS4 Internet and Computing Core Certification does not expire. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes their policy.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
To know more about the IC3-EXAM-2, click here.

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