Higher Education

Microsoft Certified Application Specialist: Microsoft Office 2007 Edition, 1st Edition

  • Rachel Biheller Bunin
  • Jennifer T. Campbell
  • Barbara Clemens
  • Pamela Conrad
  • Lisa Ruffolo University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • ISBN-10: 1423904397  |  ISBN-13: 9781423904397
  • 576 Pages
  • © 2009 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $126.75
  • Newer Edition Available



This text is not only a replacement for the Pasewark Advanced Course but also an excellent study tool for any course that covers Microsoft Office 2007. Students can use it as a quick, last-minute test prep or a software-skills refresher. The text has been completely revised to meet all of the exam objectives for each Office 2007 application and Windows Vista. Although based on the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist pocket guide, this text differs in that it will be 100% certified by Certiport and have end-of-chapter exercises that prepare for certification.

Features and Benefits

  • Step-by-step review of skills prepares students to take the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exams.
  • Review Questions, Projects, and Critical-Thinking Exercises offer hands-on application reinforcement.
  • Full-color screen shots and icons provide visual reinforcement of topics.
  • Exam Tips chapter provides background information about the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist program, general process for taking an exam, and helpful hints for successfully passing the exams.
  • Bundle in the Microsoft Office 2007 180-Day trial software to ensure that your students have access to Office 2007 on their personal computers! Click on the supplements link to see more information.

Table of Contents

Exam Tips
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Office Word 2007
Microsoft Office Excel 2007
Microsoft Office Access 2007
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007
Microsoft Office Outlook 2007


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 Resources: Microsoft Certified Application Specialist: Microsoft Office 2007 Edition  (ISBN-10: 0324598432 | ISBN-13: 9780324598438)

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 0324782330 | ISBN-13: 9780324782332)

List Price = $18.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.00

Student Supplements

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 0324782330 | ISBN-13: 9780324782332)

List Price = $18.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Rachel Biheller Bunin

Rachel Biheller Bunin has been writing and editing books on computer applications for almost 25 years. She has been an invited speaker on PowerPoint and presentation graphics at several national conferences. Rachel received a Masters in Educational Technology from Fordham University.

Jennifer T. Campbell

In addition to co-authoring DISCOVERING COMPUTERS, Jennifer T. Campbell has written several other leading technology texts, including DISCOVERING THE INTERNET, WEB DESIGN: INTRODUCTORY, MICROSOFT® EXPRESSION WEB INTRODUCTORY CONCEPTS AND TECHNIQUES, COMPUTER LITERACY BASICS: MICROSOFT® OFFICE 2007 COMPANION, and MICROSOFT® OFFICE QUICK REFERENCE POCKET GUIDE. Ms. Campbell has served integral roles in computer textbook publishing as an editor, author, and marketing manager. She holds a B.A. in English from The College of William and Mary.

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.

Lisa Ruffolo

Lisa Ruffolo has been a technical writer and editor for over 20 years, with a recent emphasis on operating systems. She also teaches professional development courses in technical writing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is an avid gardener in her free time.