SPREADSHEETS
Aims
Aims

(1) To familiarise students with the basics of spreadsheets
and spreadsheet software
(2) To stimulate interest and enjoyment in the use of computers.
Learning
Outcomes 
The student will be able to:
1. identify applications suitable for spreadsheets
2. define the terms spreadsheet, row, column, cell,
label, value, formula
3. access a spreadsheet package
4. load an existing spreadsheet
5. enter numeric and character data in a spreadsheet
6. enter formulae to generate results i.e. add, subtract,
multiply and divide
7. erase data from cells
8. edit cell contents
9. format column entries for currency (including Euro)
10. generate a chart
11. adjust column widths
12. save the spreadsheet
13. print the spreadsheet
14. exit from the spreadsheet using proper procedures.
Key
Assignments
Unit 2: Introduction to Spreadsheets  as indicated
in the LCA ICT module
descriptor
(1) I have entered data into a spreadsheet and I have used formulae
to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers
(2) I have entered data into a spreadsheet and I have changed
the width of columns and formatted columns for currency.

