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Illustrated Microsoft Office 365 & Office 2019 Intermediate,
1st Edition

David Beskeen, Carol M. Cram, Jennifer Duffy, Lisa Friedrichsen, Lynn Wermers

ISBN-13: 9780357360088 | ISBN-10: 0357360087

Copyright 2020

| Published 2019

| 664 pages

List Price USD $179.95

Overview

Now students can master the nuances of Microsoft® Office quickly with ILLUSTRATED MICROSOFT® OFFICE 2019 & OFFICE 365 INTERMEDIATE, part of today's popular Illustrated Series. This focused, user-friendly approach uses a proven two-page layout that allows students to work through an entire task without turning the page. Clear Learning Outcomes outline the skills for each lesson, while large full-color screen images reflect exactly what students see on their own computers. Each module begins with a brief overview of the principles covered in the lesson and introduces a real-world case scenario to engage students and reinforce critical skills to make them successful in their educational and professional careers. In addition, MindTap and updated SAM (Skills Assessment Manager) online resources are available to guide additional study and ensure successful results.

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David W. Beskeen has authored or co-authored numerous successful 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 extensive teaching and consulting experience in today’s computer technology.

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 and the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education as well as instructor of business and computer-related courses.

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 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. She has a B.S. in engineering from Iowa State University and an M.B.A. from Drake University. She worked for a decade at IBM Corporation before becoming a consultant, author and college professor.

Lynn Wermers is a professor in the Computer Science Department at North Shore Community College in Massachusetts, where she teaches IT, data management, data analysis and web development courses. She also teaches part-time in the math department for the College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University. Ms. Wermers has authored numerous leading books that focus on Excel for Cengage Learning.

  • Quality Learning! This series goes beyond learning Office applications by providing contextual relevance with a trusted and proven pedagogy combined with real world scenarios and assessments. With a deeper focus on employability, this new edition demonstrates real world relevance and professionalism with all-new case scenarios written to reflect the top industries hiring for Microsoft Office skills. The New Perspectives Series’ critical-thinking, problem-solving approach has a case-based pedagogy built around realistic business scenarios. This is the ideal way to prepare students to transcend point-and-click skills and take advantage of all that Microsoft Office 2019 has to offer. The new edition gives students the software concepts and practical skills they need to succeed beyond the classroom. With the New Perspectives Series, students understand why they are learning what they are learning and are prepared to apply their skills and solve problems in real-life situations.
  • Easy! As part of our new intuitive design, the updated readings are now closely aligned with SAM (Skills Assessment Manager) Trainings, Exams, and Projects to reflect the latest and greatest Office 365 and Office 2019 features. With a focus on more practice opportunities, SAM Projects have expanded Textbook Projects to all module levels (Introduction, Intermediate, and Advanced). To help students utilize Textbook Projects fully, a new SAM icon is now embedded in the readings. The icon indicates when a student should download their files from SAM or MindTap to start a Textbook Project, and when they should upload their completed Textbook Project for instantaneous grading and feedback. There are also new SAM End-of-Module Projects, which are based on the Case Problems found in each module and offer full auto grading. With a variety of easy-to-use assessments, students will be able to quickly and efficiently demonstrate their understanding of Office.
  • Affordable! The product suite is available in a variety of purchase options to give students the best value for the tools and resources that they need and to allow students to choose how to learn. With the launch of Cengage Unlimited, student can access all of the Microsoft Office content for just one price, plus thousands of other resources, plus opt for a low-cost rental or purchase of a bound book or loose-leaf text. Students benefit from access to the full Office Collections in MindTap.
  • Trusted Partner! This product suite was developed to cover the most critical features of the Office applications to drive student engagement and comprehension. By implementing feedback from partners in the Cengage Computing Community and beyond, as well as incorporating the 2019 Microsoft Office Skills (MOS), students will learn and apply key skills they need for success not just on their educational and professional journeys, but also in their day-to-day usage of Office applications. With Cengage’s dedication to providing meaningful and engaging solutions for students, our team is available to connect and assist with onboarding and training in the classroom to further support students on their Microsoft Office journey.

Table of Contents

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Word 4: Formatting Tables and Documents .
Word 5: Working with Styles, Themes, and Building Blocks.
Word 6: Merging Word Documents.
Word 7: Illustrating Documents with Graphics.
Excel 5: Working with Tables.
Excel 6: Managing Workbook Data.
Excel 7: Working with Images and Integrating with Other Programs.
Excel 8: Analyzing Data with PivotTables.
Integration 4: Integrating Word and Excel..
Access 5: Improving Tables and Creating Advanced Queries.
Access 6: Creating Forms.
Access 7: Creating Reports.
Access 8: Importing and Exporting Data.
Integration 5: Integrating Word, Excel and Access.
PPT 4: Format Master and Slide Background.
PPT 5: Working with Advanced Tools and Masters.
PPT 6: Enhancing Charts and Tables.
PPT 7: Inserting Graphics, Media, and Objects.
Integration 6: Integrating Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
Index.

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

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Illustrated Microsoft Office 365 & Office 2019 Intermediate

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