Higher Education

Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach, 1st Edition

  • Misty E. Vermaat Purdue University Calumet
  • ISBN-10: 1285169530  |  ISBN-13: 9781285169538
  • 1232 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2012, 2011
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $179.25
  • Newer Edition Available

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Overview

Combining computer concepts material from the best-selling Discovering Computers and step-by-step instruction on Office applications from Microsoft Office 2013, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS & MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013: A FUNDAMENTAL COMBINED APPROACH delivers the best of Shelly Cashman Series® in one book for your Introduction to Computers course. For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. We're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to engage students in more critical thought, personalization, and experimentation with Office 2013 software. In addition, computer concepts content has been fully updated and revised to reflect the evolving needs of Introductory Computing students, and focus solely on what they really need to know to be successful digital citizens in college and beyond. With these enhancements and more, the Shelly Cashman Series® continues to deliver the most effective educational materials for you and your students.

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Features and Benefits

  • Fully updated computer concepts content plus brand new Microsoft Office 2013 skills are delivered in a single text and supported by Shelly Cashman's hallmark pedagogy.
  • Emphasis on helping students understand the current trends in technology as they are applied to today's digital world.
  • Proven step-by-step pedagogy and enhanced callouts within screenshots provide students with guidance each step of the way, helping them master even the most challenging skills.
  • Project-based approach engages students in learning skills within a real-world context.

Table of Contents

1. Digital Literacy: Introducing a World of Technology.
2. The Internet: Accessing, Searching, Sharing, and Communicating.
3. Computers and Mobile Devices: Evaluating the Possibilities.
4. Programs and Apps: Using Software at Work, School, and Home.
5. Digital Safety and Security: Identifying Threats, Issues, and Defenses.
Office 2013 and Windows 8: Essential Concepts and Skills.
Office 365 Essentials.
Microsoft® Word 2013.
1. Creating, Formatting, and Editing a Word Document with a Picture.
2. Creating a Research Paper with References and Sources.
3. Creating a Business Letter with a Letterhead and Table.
Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2013.
1. Creating and Editing a Presentation with Pictures.
2. Enhancing a Presentation with Pictures, Shapes, and WordArt.
3. Reusing a Presentation and Adding Media and Animation.
Microsoft® Excel® 2013.
1. Creating a Worksheet and a Chart.
2. Formulas, Functions, and Formatting.
3. Working with Large Worksheets, Charting, and What-If Analysis.
Microsoft® Access© 2013.
1. Databases and Database Objects: An Introduction.
2. Querying a Database.
Glossdex.
Quick Reference.
Important Notes for Windows 7 Users.

What's New

  • Critical thinking has been expanded throughout the text. Consider This boxes throughout each chapter provide thought-provoking questions and problem-solving activities. Chapter-ending Consider This: Plan Ahead boxes and Consider This: Your Turn assignments engage students in critical thinking and problem-solving skills to create their own solutions. Plus, every student assignment ends with a question that requires students' thoughts and opinions.
  • Practical technology skills, relevant security issues, and feature subject matter now appear throughout chapters where appropriate and related to chapter topics.
  • New mini-roadmaps are provided throughout each chapter, visually showing students where they are in the process of completing the chapter project.
  • New lab on integrating Cloud and Web technologies with Microsoft Word challenges students to use general guidelines to learn and investigate independently.

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Printed Text + LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computers Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305699726  | ISBN-13: 9781305699724

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ISBN-10:  1285932358  | ISBN-13:  9781285932354

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  • Microsoft Office 365 180-Day Trial, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
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ePack: Text + MindLink for SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects with MindTap Reader Instant Access

ISBN-10:  1305512103  | ISBN-13:  9781305512108

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  • SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader for Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach
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  • CourseMate, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
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  • SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects v1.0 Multi-Term Printed Access Card
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  • SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader for Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach Printed Access Card
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  • Microsoft Office 365 180-Day Trial, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
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  • SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects v1.0 Multi-Term Printed Access Card
    List Price = $132.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.00
  • Microsoft Office 365 180-Day Trial, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
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Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Resource DVD  (ISBN-10: 1285169557 | ISBN-13: 9781285169552)

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.

CourseMate Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285169719 | ISBN-13: 9781285169712)

Cengage Learning's CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Maximize your course success with the integrated eBook and chapter-specific learning tools that include flashcards, quizzes, videos, and more in your CourseMate. Key Features: Interactive eBook, Engagement Tracker, Learning Objectives, Tutorial Quizzes, Glossary and Flashcards, and Web Links and References.

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MindTap® Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Vermaat's Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach  (ISBN-10: 1305867475 | ISBN-13: 9781305867475)

Combining computer concepts material from the best-selling Discovering Computers and step-by-step instruction on Office applications from Microsoft Office 2013, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS & MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013: A FUNDAMENTAL COMBINED APPROACH delivers the best of Shelly Cashman Series® in one book for your Introduction to Computers course. For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. We're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to engage students in more critical thought, personalization, and experimentation with Office 2013 software. In addition, computer concepts content has been fully updated and revised to reflect the evolving needs of Introductory Computing students, and focus solely on what they really need to know to be successful digital citizens in college and beyond. With these enhancements and more, the Shelly Cashman Series® continues to deliver the most effective educational materials for you and your students.

List Price = $146.00  | CengageBrain Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $146.00

LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285587383 | ISBN-13: 9781285587387)

This access code will provide your students with seamless access to their MindTap™ Computers resources from within your campus Learning Management System. Students will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that they click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $219.00  | CengageBrain Price = $219.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $219.00

SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader for Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach  (ISBN-10: 1285736346 | ISBN-13: 9781285736341)

SAM is the premier proficiency-based assessment and training environment for Microsoft® Office. SAM Assessment and Training helps you build skills and confidence with a variety of real-life simulations, and SAM Projects’ assignments prepare you to use Office applications in likely real-world settings.

List Price = $146.00  | CengageBrain Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $146.00

Student Supplements

LMS Integrated for SAM 2013 Assessment, Training, and Projects with MindTap Reader, 1 term Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305510402 | ISBN-13: 9781305510401)

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CourseMate Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285169719 | ISBN-13: 9781285169712)

Cengage Learning's CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Maximize your course success with the integrated eBook and chapter-specific learning tools that include flashcards, quizzes, videos, and more in your CourseMate. Key Features: Interactive eBook, Engagement Tracker, Learning Objectives, Tutorial Quizzes, Glossary and Flashcards, and Web Links and References.

List Price = $166.00  | CengageBrain Price = $166.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $166.00

MindTap® Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Vermaat's Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach  (ISBN-10: 1305867475 | ISBN-13: 9781305867475)

Combining computer concepts material from the best-selling Discovering Computers and step-by-step instruction on Office applications from Microsoft Office 2013, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS & MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013: A FUNDAMENTAL COMBINED APPROACH delivers the best of Shelly Cashman Series® in one book for your Introduction to Computers course. For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. We're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to engage students in more critical thought, personalization, and experimentation with Office 2013 software. In addition, computer concepts content has been fully updated and revised to reflect the evolving needs of Introductory Computing students, and focus solely on what they really need to know to be successful digital citizens in college and beyond. With these enhancements and more, the Shelly Cashman Series® continues to deliver the most effective educational materials for you and your students.

List Price = $146.00  | CengageBrain Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $146.00

LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305867491 | ISBN-13: 9781305867499)

Combining computer concepts material from the best-selling Discovering Computers and step-by-step instruction on Office applications from Microsoft Office 2013, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS & MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013: A FUNDAMENTAL COMBINED APPROACH delivers the best of Shelly Cashman Series® in one book for your Introduction to Computers course. For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. We're continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to engage students in more critical thought, personalization, and experimentation with Office 2013 software. In addition, computer concepts content has been fully updated and revised to reflect the evolving needs of Introductory Computing students, and focus solely on what they really need to know to be successful digital citizens in college and beyond. With these enhancements and more, the Shelly Cashman Series® continues to deliver the most effective educational materials for you and your students.

List Price = $146.00  | CengageBrain Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $146.00

LMS Integrated for MindTap® Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285587383 | ISBN-13: 9781285587387)

This access code will provide you with seamless access to your MindTap™ Computers resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.

List Price = $219.00  | CengageBrain Price = $219.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $219.00

SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader for Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach  (ISBN-10: 1285736346 | ISBN-13: 9781285736341)

SAM is the premier proficiency-based assessment and training environment for Microsoft® Office. SAM Assessment and Training helps you build skills and confidence with a variety of real-life simulations, and SAM Projects’ assignments prepare you to use Office applications in likely real-world settings.

List Price = $146.00  | CengageBrain Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $146.00

SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader for Discovering Computers & Microsoft® Office 2013: A Fundamental Combined Approach Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1285736311 | ISBN-13: 9781285736310)

SAM is the premier proficiency-based assessment and training environment for Microsoft® Office. SAM Assessment and Training helps you build skills and confidence with a variety of real-life simulations, and SAM Projects’ assignments prepare you to use Office applications in likely real-world settings.

List Price = $146.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $109.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Misty E. Vermaat

Misty E. Vermaat has more than 25 years of experience in the field of computer and information technology. In addition to consulting in the field, she was an Associate Professor at Purdue University Calumet, teaching or developing Microsoft® Office, computer concepts, database management, systems analysis and design, and programming courses. Since 1990, Ms. Vermaat has led the development of the Shelly Cashman Series and has written or co-authored numerous Series textbooks, including many editions of DISCOVERING COMPUTERS, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS FUNDAMENTALS, and Microsoft® Word books.