Enhanced Discovering Computers ©2017, Essentials, 1st Edition
- Misty E. Vermaat
- Susan L. Sebok
- Steven M. Freund
- Mark Frydenberg
- Jennifer T. Campbell
- ISBN-10: 1305657462
- ISBN-13: 9781305657465
- 376 Pages | Paperback
- COPYRIGHT: 2017 Published
Teach students to maximize the use of mobile devices, make the most of online tools for collaboration and communications, and fully utilize today’s Internet capabilities with the latest edition of the comprehensive DISCOVERING COMPUTERS ESSENTIALS ENHANCED. Introductory computing students see how technology skills assist in employment and advancing careers. This edition highlights the most recent developments in computer tools and technology with new emphasis on Web Development, creating a strong web presence, and the latest Windows 10 information. To keep content as current as possible, online coverage of contemporary technology developments builds on the book’s discussions. The authors emphasize actionable content with a proven learning structure and practice to reinforce key skills. Self-assessments open each chapter, enabling learners to target study and learn more in less time. DISCOVERING COMPUTERS ESSENTIALS ENHANCED presents the content students need to succeed in a way that ensures understanding.
Introductory Chapter: Succeeding In This Course: Tips and Pointers.
1. Introducing Today’s Technologies: Computers, Devices, and the Web.
2. Connecting and Communicating Online: The Internet, Websites, and Media.
3. Computers and Mobile Devices: Evaluating Options for Home and Work.
4. Programs and Apps: Productivity, Graphics, Security, and Other Tools.
5. Digital Security, Ethics, and Privacy: Threats, Issues, and Defenses.
Feature: Technology Timeline.
Appendix A: Acronym Reference.
Appendix B: Troubleshooting Computer and Mobile Device Problems
Focus On: Web Development.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
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