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MindTap® Electricity, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition

  • Stephen Herman Retired, Lee College, Baytown, Texas
  • ISBN-10: 1305118758  |  ISBN-13: 9781305118751
  • © 2016 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $105.00
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MindTap™ Electricity for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. Access to this product is valid for 12 months of usage.

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Features and Benefits

  • Contol what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Create a unique learning path of relevant readings, multimedia and activities that move students up the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension to analysis, application and critical thinking.
  • Integrate your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, googledocs and more.
  • Use powerful analytics and reports that provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement and completion.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times – both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.
  • Help students stay organized and efficient with a single destination that reflects exactly what's important to you, the instructor.
  • Automatically grade assignments and quizzes.

Content and Assets

The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


LEARNING PATH
1.Unit Overview (PPT presentation).
2. Reading (unit).
3. Animations and video (linked to A heads).
4. DOTS: Electrical Theory (where applicable in text).
5. Practice Test.
6. Flashcards.
7. Post Assessment Review Questions.
8. Post Assessment Practical Applications.

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  • Printed Access

    ISBN-10: 130511874X | ISBN-13: 9781305118744

    List Price = $105.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $78.75

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ePack: Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th + The Complete Lab Manual for Electricity, 4th + MindTap® Electricity, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity

ISBN-10: 1305710401 | ISBN-13: 9781305710405

List Price = $349.95  | CengageBrain Price = $349.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $262.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity
    List Price = $220.95  | CengageBrain Price = $220.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $165.75
  • The Complete Lab Manual for Electricity
    List Price = $115.95  | CengageBrain Price = $115.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $87.00
  • MindTap® Electricity, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Herman's Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity
    List Price = $105.00  | CengageBrain Price = $105.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $105.00


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Resources

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

MindTap® Electricity, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access for Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity  (ISBN-10: 1305634322 | ISBN-13: 9781305634329)

MindTap® for Herman’s Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today’s students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers.

List Price = $115.00  | CengageBrain Price = $115.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.00

Student Supplements

MindTap® Electricity, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access for Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity  (ISBN-10: 1305634322 | ISBN-13: 9781305634329)

As a student using MindTap® Electricity for Herman, Delmar's Standard Textbook of Electricity, 6th Edition, you have the tools you need to better manage your limited time, with the ability to complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn. Course material that is specially customized for you by your instructor in a proven, easy-to-use interface, keeps you engaged and active in the course. MindTap helps you achieve better grades today by cultivating a true understanding of course concepts, and with a mobile app to keep you on track. With a wide array of course specific tools and apps – from note taking to flashcards – you can feel confident that MindTap is a worthwhile and valuable investment in your education. You will stay engaged with real world assignments, including all the theory, wring and practical activities in the Delmar Online Training Simulation for Electricity, and motivated by information that shows where you stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. MindTap eliminates the guesswork, focusing on what’s most important to your instructor with a learning path designed specifically by your instructor and for your course content covering Electrical fundamentals. Master the most important information with built-in study tools such as the DOTSimulation activities that help students stay organized and use their time efficiently.

List Price = $115.00  | CengageBrain Price = $115.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $115.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Stephen Herman

Stephen L. Herman is a retired electrician and teacher with more than 30 years of experience to his credit. A seasoned author, his reader-friendly textbooks on electricity and mathematics are popular with students and instructors alike. For two decades Mr. Herman was lead instructor for the Electrical Technology Curriculum at Lee College in Baytown, Texas, where he received an Excellence in Education Award from the Halliburton Education Foundation. He also taught at Randolph Community College in Asheboro, N.C., for nine years and helped establish an electrical curriculum for Northeast Texas Community College in Mount Pleasant, Texas. His additional publications include ELECTRIC MOTOR CONTROL, ELECTRICITY AND CONTROLS FOR HVAC/R, INDUSTRIAL MOTOR CONTROLS, UNDERSTANDING MOTOR CONTROLS, ELECTRONICS FOR ELECTRICIANS, ELECTRICAL WIRING INDUSTRIAL, ALTERNATING CURRENT FUNDAMENTALS, DIRECT CURRENT FUNDAMENTALS, ELECTRICAL STUDIES FOR TRADES, ELECTRICAL PRINCIPLES, ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMERS AND ROTATING MACHINES, EXPERIMENTS IN ELECTRICITY FOR USE WITH LAB VOLT EQUIPMENT, THE COMPLETE LABORATORY MANUAL FOR ELECTRICITY, and PRACTICAL PROBLEMS IN MATHEMATICS FOR ELECTRICIANS.