Higher Education

Microsoft® Office 2011 for Mac: Introductory, 1st Edition

  • Gary B. Shelly
  • Mali B. Jones
  • ISBN-10: 1133626394  |  ISBN-13: 9781133626398
  • 968 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $163.50
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About

Overview

Introduce your students to the new generation of Microsoft Office for Mac with the new generation of Shelly Cashman Series® books! For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. With Office 2011 for Mac, we're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to reflect the learning styles of today's students. In Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac: Introductory you'll find features that are specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success. Our trademark step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach now encourages students to expand their understanding of the Office 2011 software through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead. Brand new end of chapter exercises prepare students to become more capable software users by requiring them to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to create real-life documents.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Expanded coverage of PowerPoint and Outlook to provide a thorough introduction to these applications and give exposure to the numerous enhancements made with Office 2011.
  • Chapter topic redistribution offering concise chapters that ensure complete skill coverage and lead to more manageable chapters.
  • New pedagogical elements that enrich material creating an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.
  • A step-by-step, screen by screen approach allows you to successfully teach to all learning styles and ensure students retain information to be used in their personal and professional lives.
  • New opening chapter presents essential Office 2011 and Mac OS X Lion skills preventing repetitive coverage of basic skills in the applications chapters and providing students with a strong base for further learning.
  • Chapter topic redistribution offering concise chapters that ensure complete skill coverage and lead to more manageable chapters.
  • New pedagogical elements that enrich material creating an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Computers.
2. Microsoft Office 2011 and Mac OS X Lion.
3. Word 1. Creating, Formatting, and Editing a Word Document with Pictures.
4. Word 2. Creating a Research Paper with Citations and References.
5. Word 3. Creating a Business Letter with a Letterhead and Table.
6. PowerPoint 1. Creating and Editing a Presentation with Clip Art.
7. PowerPoint 2. Enhancing a Presentation with Pictures, Shapes, and WordArt.
8. PowerPoint 3. Reusing a Presentation and Adding Media.
9. Excel 1. Creating a Worksheet and an Embedded Chart.
10. Excel 2. Formulas, Functions, and Formatting.
11. Excel 3. What-If Analysis, Charting, and Working with Large Worksheets.
12. Outlook 1. Managing E-Mail Messages with Outlook.
13. Outlook 2. Managing Calendars.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1133627323 | ISBN-13: 9781133627326)

Go beyond the book with Instructor Resources to help you make the most of your classroom and lessons. Here you will find additional information on how to use our text as well as teaching and testing aids. This IR will include Figure Files, Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint Presentations, Solutions to Exercises, Syllabus, and ExamView test banks.

Video Companion DVD  (ISBN-10: 1133627390 | ISBN-13: 9781133627395)

List Price = $83.95  | CengageBrain Price = $83.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $62.50

A Guided Tour of Hot Technologies  (ISBN-10: 1111825084 | ISBN-13: 9781111825089)

Add excitement to your classroom with A GUIDED TOUR OF HOT TECHNOLOGIES. Keep yourself and your students up-to-date on the hottest technologies on the Internet, from the latest Google tools to new ways to share information in the cloud. Play one of these short videos to spice up your lecture and spark classroom discussion. Or, assign a video for homework and ask students to complete the correlated assignment. A GUIDED TOUR OF HOT TECHNOLOGIES takes the prep work out of providing your students with current, engaging content relevant to their lives.

List Price = $51.95  | CengageBrain Price = $51.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $38.50

Microsoft® Office 2011 for Mac CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1133188214 | ISBN-13: 9781133188216)

How would you briefly describe this book and its package to an instructor? What problems does it solve? Why would an instructor adopt this book? CourseNotes: Technology in a Flash! Give your students the tools they need to succeed! Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important concepts and skills of computing and technology in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the student completes the course.

List Price = $10.95  | CengageBrain Price = $10.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.00

Student Supplements

Video Companion DVD  (ISBN-10: 1133627390 | ISBN-13: 9781133627395)

List Price = $83.95  | CengageBrain Price = $83.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $62.50

CourseMate Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 113359154X | ISBN-13: 9781133591542)

Cengage Learning's Computers and Technology CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Access an integrated eBook, learning tools including flashcards, quizzes, and more, all designed specifically to work with MICROSOFT OFFICE 2011 FOR MAC: INTRODUCTORY, 1st Edition.

List Price = $152.00  | CengageBrain Price = $152.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $152.00

A Guided Tour of Hot Technologies  (ISBN-10: 1111825084 | ISBN-13: 9781111825089)

A GUIDED TOUR OF HOT TECHNOLOGIES can add excitement to your classroom. These short videos about the hottest technologies on the Internet – from the latest Google tools to new ways to share information in the cloud – provide current and relevant information on technologies that you can put to use right away.

List Price = $51.95  | CengageBrain Price = $51.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $38.50

Microsoft® Office 2011 for Mac CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1133188214 | ISBN-13: 9781133188216)

CourseNotes: Technology in a Flash! CourseNotes give you the tools you need to succeed! Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important concepts and skills of computing and technology in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and you complete the course.

List Price = $10.95  | CengageBrain Price = $10.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Gary B. Shelly

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Mali B. Jones

Mali B. Jones has more than 20 years of editorial, instructional and support experience in the field of computer and information technology. She has been associated with the Shelly Cashman Series for nearly 10 years, providing editorial, authoring, and product management services.