Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & Access 2016: Introductory, Loose-leaf Version 1st Edition
Mary Z. Last | Philip J. Pratt
ISBN-13: 9781337251297 | ISBN-10: 1337251291
© 2017 | Published |  NA  Pages

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Introduce your students to the latest advancements that Microsoft® Office and Access have to offer with MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: INTRODUCTORY -- the new edition in today’s generation of acclaimed Shelly Cashman Series® books. For more than three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series® has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students. MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: INTRODUCTORY continues the Series’ strong history of innovation with a hallmark learning approach now enhanced to address the varied learning styles of today’s students. A trademark step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach encourages students to expand their understanding of Microsoft® Access 2016 through experimentation, critical thought, and personalization. This new edition and accompanying resources deliver effective educational materials specifically designed to engage readers, improve retention, and prepare students for future success with MS Office and Access 2016.

  • Productivity Apps for School and Work.
    Office 2016 and Windows 10: Essential Concepts and Skills.
    1. Databases and Database Objects: An Introduction.
    2. Querying a Database.
    3. Maintaining a Database.

    • STEP-BY-STEP, SCREEN-BY-SCREEN APPROACH EFFECTIVELY INTRODUCES KEY ACCESS 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 introductory 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 ACCESS SKILLS AND APPLICATIONS. These proven, class-tested activities provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities for students to apply and expand their Access 2016 skills.
    • MODULE 1 PROVIDES MEANINGFUL PRACTICE WITH A NEW DATABASE PROJECT. Students work with a project that models the real world of a human resources outsourcing company as they master the use of query, report and form examples new to Access 2016.
    • MODULE 2 INTRODUCES NEW FORMS AND USEFUL REPORTS. Students learn to fully utilize Access 2016’s new query and crosstab examples as well as the new forms and reports created from a join query.
    • MODULE 3 OFFERS NEW EXAMPLES BASED ON CURRENT ACCESS 2016 OFFERINGS. This helpful module details the strengths of Access 2016 including Filter, Lookup Field and Multivalued Lookup Field examples.
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  • Mary Z. Last has taught computer information systems since 1984. She retired from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, where she was an Associate Professor and the Director of the Center for Effectiveness in Learning and Teaching. Ms. Last is actively involved in the Computing Educator's Oral History Project that encourages young women to pursue careers in math and science. She has been a contributing author to the Shelly Cashman Series since 1992. She also authors many instructor resources for database texts.

    Philip J. Pratt is Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Computer Science at Grand Valley State University, where he taught for 33 years. His teaching interests include database management, systems analysis, complex analysis, and discrete mathematics. He has authored more than 75 textbooks and has co-authored three levels of Microsoft® Office Access 2013 books for this popular Shelly Cashman Series and A Guide to SQL.