Illustrated Microsoft® Office 365 & Access 2016: Introductory

  • AUTHOR: Lisa Friedrichsen
  • ISBN-13: 9781305877986 
  • 136 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2014
  • ©2017     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Engage both computer rookies and hot shots as you guide them in mastering Microsoft® Office 2016 and Access 2016 applications quickly and efficiently with ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: INTRODUCTORY. Praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly format, the Illustrated Series incorporates a hallmark two-page layout that allows students to see an entire task in one view. Each presentation is easy to follow with Learning Outcomes that outline skills covered in each lesson. Larger full-color images reflect exactly what students should see on their own computer screens. Each module begins with a brief overview of the lesson’s principles and introduces a case study for further application. In addition, new Productivity Apps visually introduce Microsoft® OneNote, Sway, Office Mix and Edge using hands-on activities.

Features

  • CONCISE, TO-THE-POINT INSTRUCTION HELPS STUDENTS OF ALL LEVELS MASTER ESSENTIAL MICROSOFT® ACCESS 2016 SKILLS. This edition’s introduces the best features in Microsoft® Access 2016 with step-by-step instructions on creating and working with tables, queries, forms and reports.
  • UNIQUE TWO-PAGE SPREAD PRESENTS AN ENTIRE TASK IN A SINGLE VIEW. This proven, focused visual approach keeps learners of all levels engaged and actively learning important Access 2016 skills.
  • "QUICK TIPS" AND "TROUBLES" HELP STUDENTS AVOID TYPICAL ERRORS AND PITFALLS. This edition highlights common Access 2016 mistakes and cautions readers with helpful warnings within the step-by-step directions for each lesson.
  • PRACTICE EXERCISES EMPHASIZE THE RELEVANCE OF CONCEPTS. Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops at the end of each module help learners become adept with their MS Access 2016 skills.
  • BOOK SERVES AS AN INVALUABLE REFERENCE RESOURCE NOW AND IN FUTURE CAREERS. The clear presentation and easily accessible information throughout this edition makes it a resource students will frequently reference both during and after your course.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • 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.

Table of Contents

Productivity Apps for School and Work.
Office Module 1: Getting Started with Microsoft® Office 2016.
Module 1: Getting Started with Access 2016.
Module 2: Building and Using Queries.
Module 3: Using Forms.
Module 4: Using Reports.

New to this Edition

  • NEW PRODUCTIVITY APPS FOR WORK AND SCHOOL MODULE PROVIDE A VISUAL INTRODUCTION. These helpful, easy-to-use apps by well-known technology author Corinne Hoisington visually guide students through using Microsoft® OneNote, Sway, Office Mix and Edge. Companion Sways provide videos and step-by-step instructions to help students learn to master each app.
  • UPDATED CASE STUDY EMPHASIZES APPLICATIONS OF SKILLS. The contemporary Case Study woven throughout this edition introduces topics to learners using memorable real world examples.

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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