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Enhanced Microsoft® Office 2013: Illustrated Fundamentals, 1st Edition

  • Marjorie S. Hunt
  • Barbara Clemens
  • ISBN-10: 1305492447  |  ISBN-13: 9781305492448
  • 616 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2011, 2010
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.50

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Overview

Praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering Microsoft Office 2013 applications quickly and efficiently. Skills are accessible and easy-to-follow thanks to the Illustrated Series' hallmark 2-page layout, which allows students to see an entire task in one view. New Learning Outcomes outline the skills covered in each lesson, and larger full-color screens represent exactly what students should see on their own computers. Each unit begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson, and introduces a case study for further application.

Features and Benefits

  • Covers Microsoft Office 2013 features and functionalities.
  • Includes a unit on Essential Computer Concepts, covering basic computer literacy topics such as understanding types of computers, input and output, memory, storage, security, and application software.
  • Learning outcomes for each 2-page lesson mapped to assessments, including SAM Assessment and SAM Projects.
  • Product design help keep students engaged and on track.
  • Capstone projects, SAM Projects, and integrated applications projects provide additional exercises for reinforcement and assessment.
  • Updated appendix on Office 365 helps students learn to use Office in the cloud.
  • Concise, to-the-point instruction helps students of all levels learn essential skills for using Microsoft Office 2013—including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, as well as Windows, Internet Explorer, Outlook and essential computer concepts.
  • Unique 2-page spread keeps learners of all levels engaged and on track by presenting an entire task in a single view.
  • Predicts commonly made mistakes and offers "Quick Tips" and "Troubles" within the step-by-step directions to help students avoid typical errors and pitfalls.
  • Makes concepts relevant with end-of-chapter Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops.
  • Serves as a great reference both during and after the course.

Table of Contents

Student Success Guide.
COMPUTER CONCEPTS
Understanding Essential Computer Concepts
WINDOWS 8
Unit A: Getting Started with Windows 8
Unit B: Understanding File Management.
OFFICE 2013
Unit C: Getting Started with Microsoft Office 2013.
WORD.
Unit D: Creating a Document.
Unit E: Enhancing a Document.
Unit F: Adding Special Elements to a Document.
EXCEL.
Unit G: Creating and Enhancing a Worksheet.
Unit H: Using Complex Formulas, Functions, and Tables.
Unit I: Working with Charts.
ACCESS.
Unit J: Creating a Database.
Unit K: Working with Data.
Unit L: Creating Database Reports.
POWERPOINT.
Unit M: Creating a Presentation.
Unit N: Polishing and Running a Presentation.
INTEGRATION.
Unit O: Integrating Office Programs.
Appendix A: Working in the Cloud.
Appendix B: Integrating Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access 2013.
Appendix C: SAM Projects
Capstone Projects.
Glossary.
Index.

What's New

  • Updated Working in the Cloud Appendix.
  • New Integrated Applications Projects Appendix.
  • New SAM Projects Appendix with instructor-authored projects.
  • Cognero Testing.

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Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Web site  (ISBN-10: 1305492528 | ISBN-13: 9781305492523)

The Instructor Companion Site helps you make the most of your course with teaching aids and information on using the text. Key Features include: QuickCheck Answers provide a simple self-test for students before moving to the next session. Instructor's Manual summarizes the tutorial sections, figures, boxed elements, and contains teacher tips, and classroom/lab activities. The manual provides all of the resources you need to teach your course with efficiency while giving you tips on how to engage your students. Customizable PPT Lecture Presentations outline key concepts and terms from each tutorial, saving you time in preparation for class. Additional Projects provide extra practice to ensure students understand the material prior to exams. Customizable Sample Syllabi outline policies, assignments, exams, and other course information to help you set up your course with ease.

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305492501 | ISBN-13: 9781305492509)

Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero is a flexible, online system that allows you to: author, edit, and manage test bank content from multiple Cengage Learning solutions, create multiple test versions in an instant, and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom or wherever you want.

MindTap® Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Hunt/Clemens' Enhanced Microsoft® Office 2013: Illustrated Fundamentals  (ISBN-10: 1305492471 | ISBN-13: 9781305492479)

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LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305868943 | ISBN-13: 9781305868946)

Praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering Microsoft Office 2013 applications quickly and efficiently. Skills are accessible and easy-to-follow thanks to the Illustrated Series' hallmark 2-page layout, which allows students to see an entire task in one view. New Learning Outcomes outline the skills covered in each lesson, and larger full-color screens represent exactly what students should see on their own computers. Each unit begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson, and introduces a case study for further application.

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LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305868943 | ISBN-13: 9781305868946)

Praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering Microsoft Office 2013 applications quickly and efficiently. Skills are accessible and easy-to-follow thanks to the Illustrated Series' hallmark 2-page layout, which allows you to work through an entire task without turning the page! New Learning Outcomes outline the skills covered in each lesson, and larger full-color screens represent exactly what you should see on your own computer. Each unit begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson, and introduces a case study for further application.

List Price = $229.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $229.00

SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305672399 | ISBN-13: 9781305672390)

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LMS Integrated for SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects with MindTap Reader, 1 term Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305673824 | ISBN-13: 9781305673823)

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LMS Integrated for SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects with MindTap Reader, 1 term Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305673794 | ISBN-13: 9781305673793)

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Marjorie S. Hunt

Marjorie Hunt has been managing, writing, editing, and publishing books on Microsoft Office applications for more than 15 years. She is currently a senior content developer at Cengage Learning.

Barbara Clemens

Barbara Clemens has been a software product manager, editor, writer, and instructor for more than 25 years, working with Addison-Wesley Publishing, Course Technology, and Cengage Learning. She has edited and written many Microsoft® Office textbooks, and has created instructional videos and online courses on Office.