Microsoft Office Specialist - Excel (Expert)

Course Content

You will be supplied with Official Microsoft Course Material, and exam voucher and access to practice exam questions to work through at your own pace.We offer the qualification in the following versions of Microsoft Word:

  • Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

Exam Objectives:

Microsoft Excel 2010:

  • Sharing and maintaining workbooks
  • Applying formulas and functions
  • Presenting data visually
  • Working with macros and forms

For a detailed list of the areas covered please follow this link:

Microsoft Excel 2013:

  • Manage and share workbooks
  • Apply custom formats and layouts
  • Create advanced formulas
  • Create advanced charts and tables

Please note: Expert 2013 certifications are assessed in 2 parts and you will be required to sit 2 exams.For a detailed list of the areas covered please follow this link: (Exams 427 and 428)

Entry Requirements

Candidates should have extensive experience in using the relevant version of Microsoft Excel or have achieved Microsoft Office Specialist Excel certification. Candidates are required to have access to the relevant version of Microsoft Excel.

Method of Assessment

The MOS exams are performance based. You are given a set of instructions to follow, typically modifying a business document. The exam will be taken at the main campus in Arbroath or Dundee.

Future Prospects

For employers, the certification provides skill-verification tools that not only help assess a person's skills in using Microsoft Office programs but also the ability to quickly complete on-the-job tasks across multiple programs in the Microsoft Office system.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2019

  • SCQF Level


  • Subject Area

    Business & Administration

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.

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