Microsoft® Office 2010 Illustrated, Second Course

  • AUTHORS: David Beskeen; Carol M. Cram; Jennifer Duffy; Lisa Friedrichsen; Lynn Wermers
  • ISBN-13: 9780538748131 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 488 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008, 2004
  • ©2011     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Loved by instructors for its visual and flexible way to build computer skills, the Illustrated Series is ideal for teaching MICROSOFT OFFICE 2010 to both computer rookies and hotshots. Each two-page spread focuses on a single skill, making information easy to follow and absorb. Large, full-color illustrations represent how the students' screen should look. Concise text introduces the basic principles of the lesson and integrates a case study for further application.

Features

  • Builds upon the Illustrated First Course Introductory Office 2010 text, providing coverage of more advanced skills for Office 2010 applications.
  • Includes an appendix on Windows SkyDrive and Cloud Computing.
  • Easy-to-follow and easy-to-absorb two-page spread lessons appeal to a wide variety of learning styles.
  • End-of-chapter Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops make concepts relevant for users and easier to understand through hands-on applications and detailed explanations.
  • Quick Tips and Trouble boxes within the step-by-step instructions help students avoid typical errors and pitfalls.
  • Clues to Use boxes offer concise information that expands on the lesson skill or describes a related task, adding context to skills and concepts.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • David Beskeen

    David W. Beskeen has authored or co-authored numerous computer books since 1992, including more than 25 titles for Course Technology. He has guided readers in mastering PowerPoint®, Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, Outlook, Windows®, Livemotion, and other leading proprietary software packages. An expert in applied technology, Mr. Beskeen has a variety of teaching and consulting experience in today’s computer technology.

  • Carol M. Cram

    Carol M. Cram is the author of more than 35 textbooks on computer applications, business communications, and Internet-related subjects. Ms. Cram was also a long-time faculty member at Capilano College in North Vancouver, where she served as the Convenor of the Executive Support Program, the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education, and an instructor of business and computer-related courses.

  • Jennifer Duffy

    Jennifer Duffy is a freelance author who lives and works in New Hampshire. She has been writing leading texts for Course Technology for more than ten years and has authored previous editions of MICROSOFT® WORD ILLUSTRATED for the popular Office series. Ms. Duffy has worked successfully in the business world as a writer, editor, and public relations liaison. She combines her strong business knowledge and expertise in Word with exceptional writing skills that ensure the clarity of this and each of her other books.

  • 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.

  • Lynn Wermers

    Lynn Wermers is a Professor in the Computer Science Department at North Shore Community College in Massachusetts where she teaches MS Office and web development courses. She also teaches part-time in the Math Department for the School of College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University. Ms. Wermers has authored numerous leading books that focus on Excel for Cengage Learning.

Table of Contents

WORD.
Unit E: Creating and Formatting Tables.
Unit F: Illustrating Documents with Graphics.
Unit G: Working with Themes and Building Blocks.
Unit H: Merging Word Documents.
EXCEL.
Unit E: Analyzing Data Using Formulas.
Unit F: Managing Workbook Data.
Unit G: Using Tables.
Unit H: Analyzing Table Data.
INTEGRATION.
Unit D: Integrating Word and Excel.
ACCESS.
Unit E: Modifying the Database Structure.
Unit F: Creating Multiple Table Queries.
Unit G: Enhancing Forms.
Unit H: Analyzing Data with Reports.
INTEGRATION.
Unit E: Integrating Word, Excel, and Access.
POWERPOINT.
Unit E: Working with Advanced Tools and Masters.
Unit F: Enhancing Charts.
Unit G: Inserting Illustrations, Objects, and Media Clips.
Unit H: Using Advanced Features.
INTEGRATION.
Unit F: Integrating Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
Appendix: Working with Windows Live and Office Web Apps

Alternate Formats

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  • Casebound Edition
    ISBN-10: 0538748141 | ISBN-13: 9780538748148
    Price = $164.50