Enhanced Microsoft® Word® 2013: Illustrated Complete

  • AUTHORS: Jennifer Duffy; Carol Cram
  • ISBN-13: 9781305575363 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 600 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2014
  • ©2016     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Guide both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering Microsoft® Word® 2013 efficiently with the acclaimed Illustrated Series’ new book -- ENHANCED MICROSOFT WORD 2013: ILLUSTRATED COMPLETE. 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 at once. Skills are easy to follow with new Learning Outcomes that outline the skills covered in each lesson and larger full-color screens that represent exactly what students should see on their own computers. Each unit begins with a brief overview of the principles of the lesson and introduces a case study for further application. New and updated appendixes offer a variety of opportunities to explore cloud computing and other applications in more depth. You will find a wealth of support materials to give your students a solid understanding of the latest features and enhancements in MS Word 2013.

Features

  • CONCISE, TO-THE-POINT INSTRUCTION HELPS STUDENTS LEARN SKILLS ESSENTIAL TO MICROSOFT® WORD 2013. Direct, proven instructional approaches with step-by-step instructions on creating, editing, and formatting documents help you guide student in fully utilizing MS Word 2013.
  • 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 skills in Word 2013.
  • “QUICK TIPS” AND “TROUBLES” HELP STUDENTS AVOID TYPICAL ERRORS AND PITFALLS. This edition highlights common mistakes and offers special features and helpful warnings as part of the book’s step-by-step directions.
  • PRACTICE EXERCISES EMPHASIZE RELEVANCE OF CONCEPTS. Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops at the end of each chapter help learners become adept at MS Word 2013 skills.
  • BOOK SERVES AS AN INVALUBLEREFERENCE RESOURCE NOW AND IN STUDENTS’ FUTURE CAREERS. The clear presentation and easily accessible information makes this an edition students will frequently reference both during and after your course.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • 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.

  • Carol Cram

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

Table of Contents

Student Success Guide: On the Path to Success.
Office 2013.
Unit A: Getting Started with Microsoft Office 2013.
Word 2013.
Unit A: Creating Documents with Word 2013.
Unit B: Editing Documents.
Unit C: Formatting Text and Paragraphs.
Unit D: Formatting Documents.
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.
Unit I: Develop Multipage Documents.
Unit J: Working with Styles and Templates.
Unit K: Working with References.
Unit L: Integrating Word with Other Programs.
Unit M: Exploring Advanced Graphics.
Unit N: Building Forms.
Unit O: Collaborating with Coworkers.
Unit P: Customizing Word.
Appendix A: Working in the Cloud.
Appendix B: SAM Projects.
Appendix C: Capstone Projects.
Appendix D: Microsoft Office Specialist Certification.

New to this Edition

  • COMPREHENSIVE UPDATES AND EMPHASIS ON NEW CLOUD CAPABILITIES THROUGHOUT THIS EDITION REFLECT ENHANCEMENTS IN MICROSOFT® WORD 2013. Give students a solid understanding of the very latest Microsoft® Word 2013 skills to apply to work or school assignments.
  • LEARNING OUTCOMES FOR EACH TWO-PAGE LESSON ARE NOW MAPPED TO ASSESSMENTS. Easily guide student progress and ensure understanding with lesson-by-lesson learning outcomes that now correspond to SAM Assessment and SAM Projects for a cohesive learning experience.
  • DESIGN IMPROVEMENTS HELP KEEP STUDENTS ENGAGED. This edition is designed and formatted to keep students on track with their attention focused on key tasks and clearly illustrated concepts.
  • UPDATED APPENDIX ON SKYDRIVE AND MICROSOFT® OFFICE WEB APPS HELPS STUDENTS LEARN TO USE OFFICE AND WORD IN THE CLOUD. Students practice using MS Word 2013 and Office on the Web and learn to maximize features offered by cloud computing.
  • NEW APPENDICES OFFER FLEXIBILITY IN MORE ADVANCED ASSIGNMENTS. Now you have the option to include SAM Projects, Capstone Projects, and MOS Certification tasks as part of your course, depending on your students’ interests and needs.

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    This access code will provide you with seamless access to your MindTap Computing 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.
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  • SAM 2013 Assessment, Training and Projects with MindTap Reader Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305672410 | ISBN-13: 9781305672413)
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    Price = 153.00
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