Higher Education

Microsoft® Office 2010: Illustrated Third Course, 1st Edition

  • Carol Cram Capilano College
  • Lisa Friedrichsen Johnson County Community College
  • Lynn Wermers North Shore Community College
  • ISBN-10: 053874815X  |  ISBN-13: 9780538748155
  • 616 Pages
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $141.75
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About

Overview

Loved by instructors for its visual and flexible way to build computer skills, the Illustrated Series is ideal for teaching Microsoft Office 2010 to both computer rookies and hotshots. Each two-page spread focuses on a single skill, making information easy to follow and absorb. Large, full-color illustrations represent how the students' screen should look. Concise text introduces the basic principles of the lesson and integrates a case study for further application.

Features and Benefits

  • Easy-to-follow and easy-to-absorb two-page spread lessons appeal to a wide variety of learning styles.
  • End-of-chapter Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops make concepts relevant for users and easier to understand through hands-on applications and detailed explanations.
  • Quick Tips and Trouble boxes within the step-by-step instructions help students avoid typical errors and pitfalls.
  • Clues to Use boxes offer concise information that expands on the lesson skill or describes a related task, adding context to skills and concepts.

Table of Contents

WORD.
Unit I: Working with Styles and templates.
Unit J: Developing Multipage and 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.
EXCEL.
Unit I: Automating Worksheet Tasks.
Unit J: Enhancing Charts.
Unit K: Using What-if Analysis.
Unit L: Analyzing Data with PivotTables.
Unit M: Exchanging Data with Other Programs.
Unit N: Sharing Excel Files and Incorporating Web Information.
Unit O: Customizing Excel and Advanced Worksheet Management.
Unit P: Programming with Excel.
ACCESS.
Unit I: Importing and Exporting Data.
Unit J: Analyzing Database Design Using Northwind.
Unit K: Creating Advanced Queries.
Unit L: Creating Advanced Reports.
Unit M: Building a Database Interface.
Unit N: Creating Macros.
Unit O: Creating Modules and VBA.
Unit P: Maintaining the Database.
APPENDIX: WORKING WITH SKYDRIVE.

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: 0538748168 | ISBN-13: 9780538748162)

Now all instructor materials are available on one convenient and easy-to-use CD. Designed to help facilitate classroom instruction, this CD has instructor files unique to the textbook. A variety of ancillaries are included such as data and solution files, syllabi, and PowerPoint presentations. All of these tools can help motivate students and enhance their knowledge and course appreciation.

A Guided Tour of Microsoft® Office 2010  (ISBN-10: 0538750464 | ISBN-13: 9780538750462)

These engaging movie tutorials will help get your students up and running on Microsoft Office 2010! Dynamic and engaging author Corrine Hoisington presents the highlights of Office 2010, the coolest new features, and how to transition smoothly from Office 2007 to Office 2010.

List Price = $24.95  | CengageBrain Price = $24.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $18.50

Microsoft® Office 2010 CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1111529507 | ISBN-13: 9781111529505)

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 and widely used features of a software application in a visual and user-friendly format. Microsoft(R) Office 2010 CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the student completes the course.

List Price = $11.95  | CengageBrain Price = $11.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.75

Microsoft® Office 2010 180-day Subscription  (ISBN-10: 1111747970 | ISBN-13: 9781111747978)

If you teach Microsoft Office 2010, consider bundling your order with this trial software! If your students haven't upgraded from Office 2007 or don't have Microsoft Office at all, this CD allows students to use Office 2010 on their personal computers for up to 180 days! This trial software can only be purchased in a bundle (it cannot be purchased alone). Contact your sales representative for more information.

List Price = $17.75  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $17.75

Student Supplements

A Guided Tour of Microsoft® Office 2010  (ISBN-10: 0538750464 | ISBN-13: 9780538750462)

These engaging movie tutorials will help get you up and running on Microsoft Office 2010! Dynamic and engaging author Corrine Hoisington presents the highlights of Office 2010, the coolest new features, and how to transition smoothly from Office 2007 to Office 2010.

List Price = $24.95  | CengageBrain Price = $24.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $18.50

Microsoft® Office 2010 CourseNotes  (ISBN-10: 1111529507 | ISBN-13: 9781111529505)

Putting the skills you need at your finger tips. Course Technology's CourseNotes are a six-panel quick reference card that reinforces the most important and widely used features of the Office 2010 Suite in a visual and user-friendly format. CourseNotes will serve as a great reference tool during and after the you complete the course.

List Price = $11.95  | CengageBrain Price = $11.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $8.75

Microsoft® Office 2010 180-day Subscription  (ISBN-10: 1111747970 | ISBN-13: 9781111747978)

If you are taking a Microsoft Office 2010 course, ask your instructor to bundle their textbook order with this trial software! If you haven't upgraded from Office 2007 or don't have Microsoft Office at all, this CD allows you to use Office 2010 on your personal computer for up to 180 days! This trial software can only be purchased in a bundle (it cannot be purchased alone). Ask your instructor to contact their sales representative for more information.

List Price = $17.75  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $17.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Carol Cram

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

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.

Lynn Wermers

Lynn Wermers is a Professor in the Computer Science Department at North Shore Community College in Massachusetts where she teaches MS Office and web development courses. She also teaches part-time in the Math Department for the School of College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University. Ms. Wermers has authored numerous leading books that focus on Excel for Cengage Learning.