Higher Education

Internet Office Projects, 2nd Edition

  • Susan Evans Jennings Stephen F. Austin State University
  • ISBN-10: 0538727470  |  ISBN-13: 9780538727471
  • 128 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 1999
  • © 2004 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $50.50

About

Overview

This technology-based product is designed to teach the user how to use the Internet as a research tool for gathering information. It offers a hands on project-based approach to using the Internet to accomplish realistic tasks such as searching for jobs, planning vacations and business travel, retrieving investment and financial information, marketing a business and designing Web pages. The projects are designed to be used in a variety of settings with tasks focused on real-life applications that will increase the user's knowledge of the Internet and enhance employability.

Table of Contents

Project 1 Career Decisions and Job Search Project 2 The Insurance Office Project 3 The Education Office Project 4 The Medical Office Project 5 The Accounting Office Project 6 The Legal Office Project 7 The Radio Station Project 8 Financial Investment Office Project 9 The Human Resources Office Project 10 The Fleet Department Office Project 11 The Travel Office Project 12 The Purchasing Office Project 13 The Credit Office Project 14 Moving and Living Independently Project 15 Planning a Vacation Project 16 Web Page Design

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Susan Evans Jennings

Dr. Susan Evans Jennings' experience in the office technology field is extensive. Her teaching experience includes over 17 years at the high school and university levels. She is currently an Assistant Professor of General Business at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Dr. Jennings' research interest is the Internet used as an educational resource and online teaching and learning tool. She has presented many workshops at the state, regional, national, and international level concerning the use of the Internet and online learning. She holds an A.A.S. in Office Occupations, a B.S.E and M.Ed. in Business Education, and an Ed.D. in Developmental Education--Instructional Systems and Technology. Her past experience in the office includes working nine years in a number of office positions for an oil company. In addition to teaching, Dr. Jennings served as business education/general cooperative education coordinator, and FBLA sponsor at Parkers Chapel High School in El Dorado, Arkansas. She was an Assistant Professor of Vocational Education at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia.