IC3 BASICS: Internet and Computing Core Certification / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Cengage Learning
This Certiport Approved Courseware from our BASICS series provides complete coverage of IC3 topics. All objectives from the three modules are presented providing comprehensive preparation for the IC3 exams.
About the Author
Ann Ambrose is Dean of Business, Public Services & Technologies at Tide Water Community College in Portsmouth, Virginia. Her previous positions at the school include: Professor of Business, Director of Continuing Education, and Academic Division Chair of Business, Mathematics, Natural Science and Nursing. In addition, she has authored various publications on computer applications, including IC3 BASICS: Internet and Computing Core Certification. Ann holds a Master of Science degree in Vocational Education/Administration from Virginia Tech.
With over forty years in education at both the high school and university level, Dr. Donald Bush?, Ed.D, brings a wealth of experience to his writing. Currently, he is a part-time instructor at Saddleback Community College and J. Serra College Preparatory High School in Southern California. A life member of the California Business Education Association. He is also acting Chair for the Foundation for the Advancement of Business Education, a non-profit organization that provides scholarships to students hoping to attain a career in business.
Connie Morrison has over 30 years of combined experience in education and educational publishing. She has taught students at all grade levels from elementary through college, and she has trained employees in industry. Connie currently works as an education consultant for Encore Training, Inc., providing staff development and training for educators.
Dr. Dolores J. Wells has taught business and computer science at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa for 29 years. She teaches a variety of distance learning courses, participates on several committees assisting with the creation of new AS degrees for Florida community colleges, and has created numerous e-packs and authored or contributed to several textbooks, including Discovering Computers. More recently, she has authored three editions of Shelly Cashman Series' Dreamweaver books. Dr. Wells also created the first WebCT e-packs for the Shelly Cashman Series.
Table of Contents
Computing Fundamentals Unit Lesson 1: What Is a Computer? Lesson 2: How Does a Computer Process Data? Lesson 3: How Do I Input and Output and Store Information Lesson 4: What Is Software? Lesson 5: What Basic Skills Do I Need to Use the Computer? Lesson 6: How Can I Use Technology to Solve a Problem? Lesson 7: How is Technology Changing Society? Lesson 8: Introduction to Windows XP Professional Lesson 9: Manipulating Windows Lesson 10: Getting Help Lesson 11: Customizing the Desktop Lesson 12: Introducing My Computer Lesson 13: Working with Disks, Folders, and Files Lesson 14: Using Shortcuts and Windows Explorer Key Applications Unit Lesson 1: Introduction to Office XP Applications and Internet Explorer Lesson 2: Introduction to Word Lesson 3: Editing Documents Lesson 4: Formatting Documents Lesson 5: Working with Tables Lesson 6: Desktop Publishing Lesson 7: Working with PowerPoint Presentations Lesson 8: Enhancing PowerPoint Presentations Lesson 9: Working with Visual Elements Lesson 10: Creating and Formatting an Excel Worksheet Lesson 11: Organizing the Worksheet Lesson 12: Creating Worksheet Formulas Lesson 13: Using Function Formulas Lesson 14: Using the Worksheet to Communicate Information Lesson 15: Working with Access Databases Lesson 16: Editing Records and Using Forms Lesson 17: Ordering and Finding Data, Creating Reports, and Mailing Labels Lesson 18: Working with Outlook Living Online Unit Lesson 1: Understanding Network Concepts Lesson 2: What is the Internet? Lesson 3: Using the Internet Lesson 4: Researching on the Internet Lesson 5: Evaluating Electronic Information Lesson 6: Exploring Security and Privacy Issues Appendix A: IC3 Internet and Computing Core Certification Objectives