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New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 2016: Intermediate, 1st Edition

  • Ann Shaffer
  • Katherine T. Pinard
  • ISBN-10: 130588096X
  • ISBN-13: 9781305880962
  • 448 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2011, 2011
  • COPYRIGHT: 2017 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Guide your students in developing the more advanced Microsoft® Word 2016 skills they need to be successful in college and beyond with the in-depth coverage and emphasis on critical-thinking and problem-solving found in NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & WORD 2016: INTERMEDIATE. Updated to provide all-new case scenarios, this thorough book applies the basic and more advanced skills students are learning to real-world situations, ensuring concepts remain highly relevant. New Productivity Apps provide a visual introduction to Microsoft® OneNote, Sway, Office Mix and Edge with fun, hands-on activities. Companion Sways provide videos and step-by-step instructions to help students learn to use each app. With an unmatched emphasis on learning outcomes and transference of skills, NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & WORD 2016: INTERMEDIATE engages students by clearly demonstrating the importance of the Microsoft® Word 2016 skill they are learning.

Features

  • VISUAL OVERVIEWS PROVIDE A GRAPHICAL PREVIEW OF EACH MODULE’S CONTENT. These two-page spreads at the start of each module session visually examine the tasks and elements covered in the module. Students can use these as study guides before quizzes and tests.

  • KEY STEPS DRAW STUDENTS’ ATTENTION TO CRITICAL POINTS. These Key Steps help students pay close attention to completing each step correctly and avoiding time-consuming rework

About the Author

Ann Shaffer

Ms. Ann Shaffer is the co-author of NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICROSOFT® WORD and has contributed to many other Cengage publications. She has more than 25 years of experience as a developmental editor and co-author of books, journal articles and multimedia in a variety of fields, including computer science, mathematics, history, engineering and social sciences. She holds a master’s degree in English from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Katherine T. Pinard

Katherine T. Pinard has more than 25 years of experience writing and editing books about computer concepts, applications, and technology. She has co-authored or contributed to more than 20 successful books and has edited or managed more than 60 titles. She is MOS certified in Word and PowerPoint.

Table of Contents

Productivity Apps for School and Work.
Word Module 1: Creating and Editing a Document.
Word Module 2: Navigating and Formatting a Document.
Word Module 3: Creating Tables and a Multipage Report.
Word Module 4: Enhancing Page Layout and Design.
Word Module 5: Working with Templates, Themes, and Styles.
Word Module 6: Using Mail Merge.
Word Module 7: Collaborating with Others and Integrating Data.

New to this edition

  • NEW PRODUCTIVITY APPS FOR WORK AND SCHOOL MODULE PROVIDES 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. Companion Sways provide videos and step-by-step instructions to help students learn to master each app.
  • CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS MIROSOFT® WORD 2016’S NEW FUNCTIONALITY. Students learn to use the new “Tell me” Help feature, the Linked Notes feature for direct notetaking with OneNote, and the updated Spelling and Grammar checker.
  • ALL-NEW BUSINESS CASE SCENARIOS KEEP STUDENTS ENGAGED. These practical case scenarios throughout each module provide a real-world context that allows students to apply the Microsoft® Word 2016 concepts and skills they are learning.

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's Companion Website, Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305880986 | ISBN-13: 9781305880986)

Find everything you need for your course in one place. This collection of book-specific lecture and class tools is available online via www.cengage.com/login. Access and download PowerPoint® presentations, images, instructor’s manual, videos, and more.

Cengage Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305879236 | ISBN-13: 9781305879232)

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 Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305881028 | ISBN-13: 9781305881020)

MindTap Computing for Carey/Desjardins/Shaffer/Shellman/Vodnik’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Office 2016: Introductory 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 Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305882717 | ISBN-13: 9781305882713)

MindTap Computing for Carey/Desjardins/Shaffer/Shellman/Vodnik’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Office 2016: Introductory 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 Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305881028 | ISBN-13: 9781305881020)

MindTap Computing for Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 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.

MindTap Computing, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 2016: Comprehensive  (ISBN-10: 1305882717 | ISBN-13: 9781305882713)

MindTap Computing for Shaffer/Pinard’s New Perspectives Microsoft® Office 365 & Word 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.