ECDL Presentation – The Advantage of Familiarizing MS PowerPoint

As an IT professional, it is but very common to engage in various corporate meetings where one’s presentation skills will be put to the test. There are a lot of ways to impress the panel but it just makes sense to maximize all resources and come up with a slide show presentation with animations and colorful images on it. Aside from enticing one’s viewing pleasure, investing time on creating good quality presentations will make way for better understanding. This is the reason why it is very critical to know how to use such presentation tools and the developers of the European Computer Driving License or ECDL is very much aware of this.

If you are adept in creating slide show presentations using MS PowerPoint, then you will definitely have no problems taking on the exam for Module 6 of EDCL. This is because the 6th module of ECDL is all about “Presentations” and its exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills of using a typical presentation tool such as MS PowerPoint. Tasks that the candidate should perform include creating, modifying, formatting and preparing presentations using various style layouts either for display or printing distribution. He or she must be able to move and duplicate images, texts, and charts within the presentation. Knowledge on the use of various slide show effects is also one great advantage.  

To get hold of an ECDL certificate, it is a must to pass the exam for Module 6. Having at least 24 marks out of a possible 32 is good enough to reach the 75% passing score. To enhance your presentation skills, it would be an advantage to familiarize oneself with the functionalities of MS PowerPoint and gain more confidence in passing the exam.