Illustrated Course Guide: Microsoft Access 2013 Advanced, 1st Edition

  • Lisa Friedrichsen Johnson County Community College
  • ISBN-10: 1285093445  |  ISBN-13: 9781285093444
  • 160 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2012, 2008
  • © 2014 | Published
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Loved by instructors for the visual and flexible way to build computer skills, the Illustrated Course Guides are ideal for teaching Microsoft Access 2013 to students across experience levels. Each two-page spread focuses on a single skill, making information easy to follow and absorb. The Illustrated Course Guides split Microsoft Access 2013 concepts and skills into three manageable levels – Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced – perfect for workshops or accelerated courses.

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Features and Benefits

  • Concise, to-the-point instruction helps students learn essential skills for using Microsoft Access 2013--including step-by-step instructions on creating and working with tables, queries, forms and reports.
  • Unique visual design presents each skill on two facing pages, and keeps learners of all levels engaged and on track.
  • Predicts commonly made mistakes and offers "Quick Tips" within the step-by-step directions to help students avoid typical errors and pitfalls.
  • Serves as a great reference both during and after the course.

Table of Contents

Unit L: Create Advanced Reports.
Unit M: Build a Database Interface.
Unit N: Create Macros.
Unit O: Create Modules and VBA.
Unit P: Maintain the Database.

What's New

  • Updated to reflect the changes in the latest release of Microsoft Access 2013.
  • Updated appendix on SkyDrive and Microsoft Office Web Apps help students learn to use Access in the cloud.
  • New! Learning outcomes for each 2-page lesson mapped to assessments.
  • New! Design improvements help keep students engaged and on track.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Lisa Friedrichsen

Lisa Friedrichsen is a Professor at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, where she teaches database and web development classes. As an author, she has written several prominent Access, Office, and Web related textbooks. Ms. Friedrichsen combines her ability to teach with extensive industry experience to create clear, practical presentations. Ms. Friedrichsen’s undergraduate degree is in Engineering from Iowa State University and she has an MBA from Drake University. She worked for a decade at IBM Corporation before becoming a consultant, author, and college professor.