Excel Charts

Streamline your presentation of data to others in a graphical format.

Excel 2016 offers six new chart formats and a host of design possibilities. Time to refresh your charting skills!

Key content

  • Advanced formatting of everyday charts like Line, Bar and Combination
  • Adding elements to charts like custom labels and trendlines
  • Creating Histograms, Pareto charts and Box and Whisker charts for analysis
  • Exploring Waterfall financial charts 
  • Exploring hierarchies  with Sunburst and Treemap charts
  • Exploring Power View visualisations (not available in all Excel versions)


Take advantage of new and easier to use chart options to make an impact.


Excel Introduction

Suitable for

This is an intermediate level workshop which is suitable for those who have completed the prerequisite or who are competent with the topics covered in that workshop. Before registering, it is your responsibility to ensure that you are competent with the topics covered in the prerequisite workshop.


PC and Mac computers are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you require a Mac, please contact us so that we can make the necessary arrangements. Excel 2016 is used. Also suitable for 2013 users.


Free for University of Auckland and UniServices staff


If you are University of Auckland staff, please visit Career Tools to view workshop availability and register on a session.

For all others, please see our Registration page for more information.

Dates, times and venues for scheduled workshops 2018

Thursday 3 May 2018, 1-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, 49 Symonds Street, Auckland

Tuesday 9 October 2018, 1-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, 49 Symonds Street, Auckland