New Perspectives Microsoft® Windows® 10: Intermediate

  • AUTHOR: Lisa Ruffolo
  • ISBN-13: 9781305579392 
  • 336 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2013
  • ©2017     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Offer your students a unique, critical-thinking approach to mastering Windows 10 concepts and skills with Parsons/Oja/Ruffolo’s NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT® WINDOWS 10 INTERMEDIATE. Offering unique in-depth coverage, this book highlights many of the strongest new features in the Windows 10 Operating System, including Cortana, the new Edge browser, and new search functions. As part of the acclaimed New Perspectives Series, this intermediate edition provides proven learning features to help students of all learning styles retain and apply key information. A dynamic Visual Overview at the beginning of each module graphically overviews the content and serves as a study guide for later use. ProSkills Boxes provide information about professional skills that relate to the module’s content and Troubleshoot Exercises let students apply their skills in a critical-thinking setting.

Features

  • DYNAMIC VISUAL OVERVIEWS PREVIEW KEY CONTENT. An engaging two-page spread at the beginning of each session within the modules gives students a visual advanced look at the session’s content. This visual summary and preview functions as an effective study guide before quizzes and tests.
  • PROSKILLS BOXES FOCUS ON TODAY’S MOST IMPORTANT PROFESSIONAL WINDOWS 10 SKILLS. These helpful boxes highlight specific information on professional Windows 10 skills that correspond and reinforce the content in each module. Students master skills related to teamwork, verbal and written communication, and problem solving.
  • CASE-BASED, PROBLEM-SOLVING APPROACH EMPHASIZES PRACTICAL SKILLS. Students gain important hands-on practice in key and advanced MS Windows 10 skills and concepts as they review intriguing cases and complete meaningful exercises.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Lisa Ruffolo

    Lisa Ruffolo has been a technical writer and editor for over 20 years, with a recent emphasis on operating systems. She also teaches professional development courses in technical writing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is an avid gardener in her free time.

Table of Contents

Module 1: Exploring the Basics of Microsoft® Windows 10.
Module 2: Organizing Your Files.
Module 3: Personalizing Your Windows Environment.
Module 4: Working with the Internet and Email.
Module 5: Protecting Your Computer.
Module 6: Searching for Information.

New to this Edition

  • NEW COVERAGE HIGHLIGHTS INNOVATIVE MICROSOFT® WINDOWS 10 FEATURES. Detailed, accurate coverage introduces key and advanced functions of Windows 10, including Cortana, the new Edge browser, and new search functions.
  • NEW BUSINESS CASE SCENARIOS KEEP STUDENTS ENGAGED. Meaningful business case scenarios appear throughout each module and provide a real-world context for students to apply the concepts and skills they have learned.

Components

Teacher Components

  • SAM 365 & 2016 Assessment, Training, and Projects Instant Access with Access to 1 MindTap® Reader for 6 months  (ISBN-10: 133711393X | ISBN-13: 9781337113939)
    SAM trains and assesses essential Microsoft Office and computer concepts skills. Students engage in a hands-on simulated environment, then apply their skills live in the applications with real world scenarios. SAM’s auto-graded assignments and flexible reporting tools saves instructors time and energy.
    Price = 118.00
  • LMS Integrated SAM 365 & 2016 Assessments, Trainings, and Projects with 1 MindTap® Reader, (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337114014 | ISBN-13: 9781337114011)
    Cengage Learning has partnered with leading LMS providers to deliver seamless access to our premier learning solutions from the environment that is most comfortable and familiar to you and your students. This allows students get up and running quickly and for you to enhance and customize your course with learning activities that will elevate thinking and improve course outcomes.
    Price = 118.00

Student Supplements

  • SAM 365 & 2016 Assessment, Training, and Projects Instant Access with Access to 1 MindTap® Reader for 6 months  (ISBN-10: 133711393X | ISBN-13: 9781337113939)
    This access code is available to you for as long as your institution uses SAM 365 & 2016. MindTap Reader access length is dependent upon how it was setup by your instructor. SAM – Skills Assessment Manager – is the top online training resource for Microsoft Office and computer concepts skills. With automatic feedback on assignments and personalized study guides, SAM helps you stay on track for improved grades. SAM has all your course content in one easy location. SAM training and assessments simulate the real Microsoft Office environment and SAM projects let you apply the skills live in the application using real-world scenarios, preparing you for more workplace success.
    Price = 118.00
  • LMS Integrated SAM 365 & 2016 Assessments, Trainings, and Projects with 1 MindTap® Reader, (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1337114014 | ISBN-13: 9781337114011)
    This access code will provide you with seamless access to your SAM 365 & 2016 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.
    Price = 118.00

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