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Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016 Comprehensive, 1st Edition

  • Susan L. Sebok
  • ISBN-10: 1305870816
  • ISBN-13: 9781305870819
  • 880 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2016, 2014, 2012
  • COPYRIGHT: 2017 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Introduce your students to the all of the new features that Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016 has to offer with the complete approach found in MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & POWERPOINT® 2016: COMPREHENSIVE. This new edition is part of the acclaimed Shelly Cashman Series® that has effectively introduced computer skills to millions. MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & POWERPOINT® 2016: COMPREHENSIVE continues the Series’ strong history of innovation with an enhanced learning approach that addresses the varied learning styles of today’s students. A trademark, step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach encourages students to expand their understanding of all Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016 skills through experimentation, critical thought, and personalization. This edition delivers the most complete, effective educational materials specifically designed to engage readers, improve retention, and prepare students for future success with Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016.

Features

  • STEP-BY-STEP, SCREEN-BY-SCREEN APPROACH EFFECTIVELY INTRODUCES POWERPOINT® 2016 SKILLS. This proven visual approach presents students with explanatory and navigational information when they need to know it. The book addresses the needs of all learning styles to help students retain and apply skills in their personal and professional lives.

  • PROVEN PEDAGOGY EMPHASIZES PROJECT PLANNING. This project planning approach frames the explanations within each module around a practical problem that students need to solve. This brief presentation encourages critical thinking as the learner determines how to proceed at various key points within the module.

  • EXTENSIVE END-OF-MODULE ACTIVITIES REINFORCE KEY OFFICE SKILLS AND APPLICATIONS. These proven, class-tested activities provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities for students to apply and expand their PowerPoint® 2016 skills.

  • STEP-BY-STEP, SCREEN BY SCREEN APPROACH EFFECTIVELY INTRODUCES COMPLETE MICROSOFT® POWERPOINT® 2016 SKILLS. This proven visual approach presents students with explanatory and navigational information when they need to know it. The book addresses the needs of all learning styles to help your students retain and apply comprehensive Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016 skills in their personal and professional lives.

  • PROVEN PEDAGOGY EMPHASIZES PROJECT PLANNING. This project planning approach frames the explanations within each module around a practical problem that students need to solve. This presentation encourages critical thinking as the learner determines how to proceed at various key points within each module.

  • EXTENSIVE END-OF-MODULE ACTIVITIES REINFORCE NUMEROUS MICROSOFT® POWERPOINT® SKILLS AND APPLICATIONS. These proven, class-tested activities provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities for students to apply and expand their complete Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016 skills.

About the Author

Susan L. Sebok

Susan L. Sebok is a retired professor at South Suburban College in South Holland, Illinois. She is also a licensed attorney. Ms. Sebok has co-authored several successful textbooks for the leading Shelly Cashman Series, including multiple versions of Microsoft® PowerPoint® and DISCOVERING COMPUTERS.

Table of Contents

Microsoft’s New Productivity Tools for School and Work.
Office 2016 and Windows 10: Essential Concepts and Skills.
1. Creating and Editing a Presentation with Pictures.
2. Enhancing a Presentation with Pictures, Shapes, and WordArt.
3. Reusing a Presentation and Adding Media and Animation.
4. Creating and Formatting Information Graphics.
5. Collaborating on and Delivering a Presentation.
6. Navigating Presentations Using Hyperlinks and Action Buttons.
7. Creating a Self-Running Presentation Containing Animation.
8. Customizing a Template and Handouts Using Masters.
9. Modifying a Presentation Using Graphical Elements.
10. Developing a Presentation with Content from Outside Sources.
11. Organizing Slides and Creating a Photo Album.
Index.

New to this edition

  • NEW CONTENT INTRODUCES BOTH FUNDAMENTALS AND THE MOST RECENT MICROSOFT® POWERPOINT® 2016 CHANGES. Modules 1 through 3 give students today’s most current and relevant information regarding software updates while introducing all of the fundamentals of PowerPoint®.
  • UPDATED CONTENT IN MODULE 4 FEATURES NEW SMARTART. Your students learn how to maximize the advantages that SmartArt has to offer in Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016.
  • EACH MODULE HIGHLIGHTS TODAY’S MOST CURRENT AND ENGAGING MATERIALS. Module 5 emphasizes new features that simplify collaboration and enhance presentation tools. This module discusses real-time co-authoring and increases the module’s discussion of how to maximize Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2016 presentation tools.
  • New Productivity Apps for Work and School module provide a visual introduction. These helpful, easy-to-use apps by technology author Corinne Hoisington visually guide students through using Microsoft® OneNote, Sway, Office Mix and Edge with fun, hands-on activities for active learning. Companion Sways provide videos and step-by-step instructions to help students learn to master each app.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor Website  (ISBN-10: 1305870824 | ISBN-13: 9781305870826)

Find everything you need for your course all in one place. All instructor resources for this book are available instantly through the password-protected Instructor Companion Website, including the Instructor’s Manual, Test Bank and PowerPoint® slides.

Cengage Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305881516 | ISBN-13: 9781305881518)

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero®, is a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the text’s test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions. Create multiple test versions in an instant and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.

MindTap Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305870948 | ISBN-13: 9781305870949)

MindTap Computing for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and learning experience. Customize the interactive syllabi, emphasize the most important topics, and add your own material or notes in the eBook.

MindTap Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305882954 | ISBN-13: 9781305882959)

MindTap Computing for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and learning experience. Customize the interactive syllabi, emphasize the most important topics, and add your own material or notes in the eBook.

SAM 365 & 2016 Assessment, Training, and Projects Instant Access with 1 MindTap Reader, (6 months) Instant Access  (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.

Student Supplements

MindTap Computing, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305870948 | ISBN-13: 9781305870949)

MindTap Computing for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive helps you learn on your terms. INSTANT ACCESS IN YOUR POCKET. Take advantage of the MindTap Mobile App to learn on your terms. Read or listen to textbooks and study with the aid of instructor notifications, flashcards, and practice quizzes. MINDTAP HELPS YOU CREATE YOUR OWN POTENTIAL. GEAR UP FOR ULTIMATE SUCCESS. Track your scores and stay motivated toward goals. Whether you have more work to do or are ahead of the curve, you’ll know where to focus efforts. And the MindTap Green Dot will charge your confidence along the way. MINDTAP HELPS YOU OWN YOUR PROGRESS. MAKE THE TEXTBOOK YOURS. No one knows what works for you better than you. Highlight key text, add notes, and create custom flashcards. When it’s time to study, gather everything you’ve flagged into a guide you organize.

MindTap Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305882954 | ISBN-13: 9781305882959)

MindTap Computing for Sebok’s Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & PowerPoint 2016: Comprehensive helps you learn on your terms. INSTANT ACCESS IN YOUR POCKET. Take advantage of the MindTap Mobile App to learn on your terms. Read or listen to textbooks and study with the aid of instructor notifications, flashcards, and practice quizzes. MINDTAP HELPS YOU CREATE YOUR OWN POTENTIAL. GEAR UP FOR ULTIMATE SUCCESS. Track your scores and stay motivated toward goals. Whether you have more work to do or are ahead of the curve, you’ll know where to focus efforts. And the MindTap Green Dot will charge your confidence along the way. MINDTAP HELPS YOU OWN YOUR PROGRESS. MAKE YOUR TEXTBOOK YOURS. No one knows what works for you better than you. Highlight key text, add notes, and create custom flashcards. When it’s time to study, gather everything you’ve flagged into a guide you organize.

SAM 365 & 2016 Assessment, Training, and Projects Instant Access with 1 MindTap Reader, (6 months) Instant Access  (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.

SAM 365 & 2016 Assessments, Trainings, And Projects With MindTap™ Reader ebook Access (1-year)  (ISBN-10: 1337114103 | ISBN-13: 9781337114103)

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.