Microsoft Office Word 2003: Comprehensive Concepts and Techniques, CourseCard Edition / Edition 2

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For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Seriesr has effectively introduced computers to millions of students - consistently providing the highest quality, most up-to-date, and innovative materials in computer education. Enjoy the proven step-by-step style and improved office 2003 updates of the Shelly Cashman Seriesr Word 2003 textbook to enhance your Office application skills today! Benefits:
• Nine projects, a Web Feature, a Collaboration Feature, an Integration Feature, and five appendices offer a comprehensive presentation of Word 2003. Includes material for a ten- to fifteen-week period in a course that teaches Word 2003 as the primary component.
• Brand new for 2003, We've made our Word textbook easier than ever to follow! With a more streamlined design, easy-to-follow steps and screenshots, your students will find this book to be an essential learning reference.
• Includes coverage of the new features of Microsoft Word, such as: cropping graphics, controlling image brightness, adding users excepted from restrictions, structuring documents using XML, scaling graphics, and summarizing document content using automated tools.
• Extensive end-of-project exercises, including the unique Learn It Online activities, reinforce the concepts and skills learned.
• NEW! Free perforated Word 2003 CourseCard back cover provides students a quick reference to Word 2003 skills at their fingertips.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781418843571
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 3/24/2005
  • Series: Shelly Cashman Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 808
  • Product dimensions: 8.54 (w) x 11.08 (h) x 1.06 (d)

Meet the Author

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Thomas J. Cashman received his education at California State University, Los Angeles. He established one of the first business data processing programs in the U.S. at Long Beach City College in California, where he taught and served as department head. In 1969, he began collaborating with now best-selling author, Gary Shelly.

Misty E. Vermaat has more than 25 years of experience in the field of computer and information technology. Along with consulting in the field, she was an Associate Professor at Purdue University Calumet, teaching or developing Microsoft Office, computer concepts, database management, systems analysis and design, and programming courses. Since 1990, Misty has led the development of, written, and co-authored numerous textbooks for the Shelly Cashman Series, including many editions of Discovering Computers, Discovering Computers Fundamentals, and Microsoft Word books.

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Table of Contents

1. Creating and Editing a Word Document 2. Creating a Research Paper 3. Creating a Resume Using a Wizard and a Cover Letter with a Table Web Feature: Creating Web Pages Using Word 4. Creating a Document with a Table, Chart, and Watermark 5. Generating Form Letters, Mailing Labels, and Directories 6. Creating a Professional Newsletter Collaboration Feature: Using Word's Collaboration Tools 7. Creating an Online Form 8. Working with Macros and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) 9. Working with a Master Document, an Index, a Table of Contents, and XML Integration Feature: Linking an Excel Worksheet and Charting Its Data in Word Appendices A: Microsoft Word Help System B: Speech and Handwriting Recognition and Speech Playback C: Publishing Office Web Pages to a Web Server D: Changing Screen Resolution and Resetting the Word Toolbars and Menus E: Microsoft Office Specialist Certification
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