Higher Education

Microsoft Office Word 2007, Illustrated Complete, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Duffy
  • Carol M. Cram Capilano College
  • ISBN-10: 142390527X  |  ISBN-13: 9781423905271
  • 480 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2006, 2004
  • © 2008 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.75
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Part of the Illustrated Series, this practical, easy to navigate book provides the essential knowledge of Microsoft Word 2007 students need to succeed in both the classroom and beyond.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides more in-depth material in the opening units allowing students to gain a better understanding of the lessons.
  • Advanced coverage on the powerful new foot notes, end notes and bibliography features, a useful lesson for all students.
  • Educates students on the enhanced security features available in Word, where they learn how to secure their documents before distributing them to the public.
  • Features a Getting Started with Office 2007 Unit that prepares students with an in-depth introduction to the common features in each software application.
  • Presents relevant Real Life Independent Challenge exercises where students get useful experience creating documents for their everyday lives, such as resumes and letterheads.
  • Provides extensive opportunities to practice using advanced new features such as customizing building blocks and graphic objects, and applying developer functions to automate tasks.
  • Meets the requirements of the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist exam for Microsoft Office Word 2007.

Table of Contents

Windows Vista Unit A: Getting Started with Windows Vista.
Windows Vista Unit B: Understanding File Management.
Getting Started with Office 2007.
Unit A: Creating Documents with Word 2007.
Unit B: Editing Documents.
Unit C: Formatting Text and Paragraphs.
Unit D: Formatting Documents.
Unit E: Creating and Formatting Tables.
Unit F: Illustrating Documents with Graphics.
Unit G: Working with Themes and Building Blocks.
Unit H: Merging Word Documents.
Unit I: Working with Styles and Templates.
Unit J: Developing Multipage Documents.
Unit K: Working with References.
Unit L: Integrating Word with Other Programs.
Unit M: Exploring Advanced Graphics.
Unit N: Building Forms.
Unit O: Collaborating with Co-Workers.
Unit P: Customizing Word.

Alternate Formats

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  • Brief

    ISBN-10: 1423905253  | ISBN-13: 9781423905257

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  • Introductory

    ISBN-10:  1423905261 | ISBN-13:  9781423905264

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ISBN-10: 0324823622 | ISBN-13: 9780324823622

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  • Microsoft Office Access 2007-Illustrated Complete
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  • Microsoft Office Excel 2007 – Illustrated Complete
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  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 – Illustrated Introductory
    List Price = $79.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $60.00
  • Microsoft Office Word 2007, Illustrated Complete
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Instructor Supplements

Instructor Resources  (ISBN-10: 1423905717 | ISBN-13: 9781423905714)

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Jennifer Duffy

Jennifer Duffy is a freelance author who lives and works in New Hampshire. She has been writing leading texts for Course Technology for more than ten years and has authored previous editions of MICROSOFT® WORD ILLUSTRATED for the popular Office series. Ms. Duffy has worked successfully in the business world as a writer, editor, and public relations liaison. She combines her strong business knowledge and expertise in Word with exceptional writing skills that ensure the clarity of this and each of her other books.

Carol M. Cram

Carol M. Cram is the author of more than 35 textbooks on computer applications, business communications, and Internet-related subjects. Ms. Cram was also a long-time faculty member at Capilano College in North Vancouver, where she served as the Convenor of the Executive Support Program, the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education, and an instructor of business and computer-related courses.