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Shelly Cashman Series® Microsoft® Office 365 & Access 2016: Intermediate, Loose-leaf Version 1st Edition
Philip J. Pratt | Mary Z. Last
ISBN-13: 9781337251211 | ISBN-10: 1337251216
© 2017 | Published |  600  Pages

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Introduce your students to the latest advancements that Microsoft® Access 2016 have to offer with MICROSOFT® OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: INTERMEDIATE -- 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: INTERMEDIATE 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 basic and more advanced Microsoft® Access 2016 through experimentation, critical thought, and personalization. This new edition and accompanying resources deliver effective educational materials specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare today’s learners for future success.



  • Microsoft’s New Productivity Tools 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.
    4. Creating Reports and Forms.
    5. Multitable Forms.
    6. Advanced Report Techniques.
    7. Advanced Form Techniques.
    Index.

    • STEP-BY-STEP, SCREEN-BY-SCREEN APPROACH EFFECTIVELY INTRODUCES KEY MICROSOFT® ACCESS 2016 SKILLS. This proven visual approach presents explanatory and navigational information as students need to know it. The book addresses the needs of all learning styles to help students retain and apply both basic and more advanced 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 intermediate 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 INTERMEDIATE MICROSOFT® ACCESS SKILLS AND APPLICATIONS. These proven, class-tested activities provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities for students to apply and expand their basic and more advanced Microsoft® Access 2016 skills.
    • MODULE 4 TEACHES HOW TO CREATE AND FILTER NEW REPORTS. Students learn to use a new Access 2016 report that demonstrates grouping, sorting, and conditional formatting. A new filter criteria example displays filtering within reports while other new examples show how to create a report using Layout view, filtering with a form and more.
    • MODULE 5 OFFERS NEW DATA TO BE ENTERED INTO NEW FIELDS. This module details a new approach to adding pictures that avoids potential problems. Students enter data in new fields while additional fresh examples demonstrate how to create multi-table forms as well as create forms in Layout view.
    • MODULE 6 INTRODUCES NEW TABLES. Your students learn how to add new tables to a database while new examples highlight how to create multi-level reports that contain sub-reports in Design view. The module also emphasizes how to create a report with a conditional value in Design view.
    • MODULE 7 HIGHLIGHTS SEVERAL NEW ACCESS 2016 FORMS. Students work with the latest Access enhancements, including a new form that contains buttons and combo boxes, a new form containing a tab control, and new chart examples.
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  • 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.

    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.