Digitools: Technology Application Tools, Copyright Update / Edition 1

Digitools: Technology Application Tools, Copyright Update / Edition 1

by Karl Barksdale
     
 


DIGITOOLS is a one-semester course that reflects a new direction being taken in keyboarding. It not only includes the standard teaching methods for learning to type and format documents, but also covers computer applications such as word processing, presentations, speech recognition, database and spreadsheet, and the Internet.See more details below

Overview


DIGITOOLS is a one-semester course that reflects a new direction being taken in keyboarding. It not only includes the standard teaching methods for learning to type and format documents, but also covers computer applications such as word processing, presentations, speech recognition, database and spreadsheet, and the Internet.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538441964
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/21/2005
Series:
Keyboarding Digitools Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author


Karl Barksdale is currently an instructor at the Utah County Academy of Sciences and is a former instructor at Farrer Middle school in Provo, UT. He has recently been a consultant for Google. Formerly a Development Manager for the Training and Certification team at WordPerfect Corporation, he obtained a master's degree in curriculum from the University of Utah and applied his degree as the Secondary Curriculum Coordinator for Provo School District. Later he returned to education as a Business Education instructor. Since that time he has authored more than 50 business and computer education textbooks for South-Western Educational Publishing, Course Technology, Speaking Solutions, and other publishers.

Table of Contents


UNIT 1. DIGITOOLS FOR ACADEMIC AND BUSINESS SUCCESS. 1. Digital Communication Tools. 2. Internet and Intranet Basics. UNIT 2. INPUT TECHNOLOGIES. 3. Keyboarding: Alphabetic Keys. 4. Keyboarding: Number and Symbol Keys. 5. Word Processing. 6. Handwriting Recognition. 7. Speech Recognition. UNIT 3. INCREASING PRODUCTIVITY WITH DIGITOOLS. 8. Spreadsheets. 9. Databases. 10. Presentations. 11. HTML and Web Sites. 12. Enhancing Workplace Performance. UNIT 4. DIGITOOLS AND YOUR CAREER PATHWAY. 13. Finding and Analyzing Career Choices. 14. Qualifying and Applying for a Career. 15. Stating Your New Career Successfully. APPENDICES. Reference. Equipment. Skillbuilding. PDAs.

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