New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2018: Introductory

Author: June Jamrich Parsons

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337516376

Category: Computers

Page: 50

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In today’s world where technology impacts every aspect of life, you need to know how to evaluate devices, choose apps, maintain a professional online reputation, and ensure digital security. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2018, INTRODUCTORY offers the insights to help. This book goes beyond the intuitive how-to of apps and social media to delve into broad concepts that are guiding current technologies such as self-driving cars, virtual reality, file sharing torrents, encrypted communications, photo forensics, and the Internet of Things. Numerous illustrations and interactive features make mastering technical topics a breeze, while the book’s proven learning path is structured with today's busy reader in mind. This edition offers an insightful overview of what today’s readers must know about using technology to complete an education, secure a successful career, and engage in issues that shape today's world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2016, Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305446372

Category: Computers

Page: 880

View: 7170

Readers gain a full understanding of today’s digital world with the cohesive framework and logical organization found only in Parsons’ NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2016, COMPREHENSIVE. Newly revised and reorganized, this dynamic book provides the latest updates on emerging technology with engaging learning features, informative visuals and hands-on activities proven to increase learning effectiveness. A new introduction highlights today’s digital evolution, while new coverage of social media and online security examines concepts behind the trends. Readers explore the principles behind the wide scope of digital devices in use today with the book’s enhanced focus on the connectivity that pervades modern life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2014, Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305177002

Category: Computers

Page: 872

View: 7425

Take your students beyond the basics with the award-winning NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Designed to get all students up-to-speed on essential computer literacy skills, this market leading text goes deeper, providing students with the technical and practical information they need for academic and career success. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2014 incorporates significant technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, interest in open source software and portable applications, and more. In addition, coverage of Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 will introduce your students to the exciting new features of Microsoft's next generation of software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2014, Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285764633

Category: Computers

Page: 872

View: 8068

Take your students beyond the basics with the award-winning NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Designed to get all students up-to-speed on essential computer literacy skills, this market leading text goes deeper, providing students with the technical and practical information they need for academic and career success. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2014 incorporates significant technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, interest in open source software and portable applications, and more. In addition, coverage of Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 will introduce your students to the exciting new features of Microsoft's next generation of software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2014: Brief

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285674820

Category: Computers

Page: 328

View: 2645

Go beyond computing basics with the award-winning NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Designed to get you up-to-speed on essential computer literacy skills, this market leading text goes deeper, providing technical and practical information relevant to everyday life. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2014 incorporates significant technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, interest in open source software and portable applications, and more. In addition, coverage of Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 will introduce you to the exciting new features of Microsoft's next generation of software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives Microsoft Office 365 & Access 2016: Comprehensive

Author: Mark Shellman,Sasha Vodnik

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305880137

Category: Computers

Page: 752

View: 7066

Now readers can develop the complete Microsoft Access 2016 skills needed to be successful in college or the business world beyond with the emphasis on critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage found in NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: COMPREHENSIVE. Updated with all-new case-based modules, this thorough edition clearly applies the basic and more advanced skills readers are learning to real-world situations, making the concepts even more relevant. A new Productivity Apps for School and Work module visually introduces Microsoft OneNote, Sway, Office Mix and Edge with fun, hands-on activities. NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & ACCESS 2016: COMPREHENSIVE immediately demonstrates the importance of the extensive skills highlighted within each module. This edition focuses on strengthening learning outcomes and transferring the complete skills readers are mastering to other applications and disciplines for further success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2016, Introductory

Author: June Jamrich Parsons

Publisher: Nelson Education

ISBN: 1305534034

Category: Computers

Page: 576

View: 3850

Take your students beyond the basics with the award-winning NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Designed to get all students up-to-speed on essential computer literacy skills, this market leading text goes deeper, providing students with the technical and practical information they need for academic and career success. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2016 incorporates significant technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, interest in open source software and portable applications, and more. In addition, coverage of Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 will introduce your students to the exciting new features of Microsoft’s next generation of software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Computer Concepts: Illustrated Introductory

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285401948

Category: Computers

Page: 296

View: 4593

Computer Concepts Illustrated is designed to help students learn and retain the most relevant and essential information about computers and technology in today's digital world! This edition has been revised to cover the latest important computing trends and skills, but maintains the pedagogical and streamlined design elements that instructors and students know and love about the Illustrated Series. New for this edition, make the most of Computer Concepts Illustrated with the all-in-one CourseMate digital solution complete with a media-rich ebook, interactive quizzes and activities, and the Engagement Tracker for hassle-free, automatic grading! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives Microsoft Office 365 & Excel 2016: Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Patrick Carey,Carol DesJardins

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305880404

Category: Computers

Page: 888

View: 3380

Now readers can develop the complete set of Microsoft Excel 2016 skills needed to be successful in college or the business world beyond with the emphasis on critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage found in NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & EXCEL 2016: COMPREHENSIVE. Updated with all-new case scenarios, this edition clearly applies the Microsoft Excel 2016 skills readers are learning to real-world situations, making the concepts even more relevant. All content and activities throughout NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & EXCEL 2016: COMPREHENSIVE help readers understand the importance of each Microsoft Excel 2016 skill they are learning. This edition focuses on strengthening learning outcomes and transferring the complete Microsoft Excel 2016 skill set to other applications and disciplines for further success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives Computer Concepts 2016 Enhanced, Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 130588776X

Category: Computers

Page: 944

View: 4757

Readers gain a full understanding of today’s digital world with the cohesive framework and logical organization found only in NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2016, ENHANCED, COMPREHENSIVE. This dynamic book provides the latest updates on emerging technology with engaging learning features, informative visuals and hands-on activities proven to increase learning effectiveness. An insightful introduction highlights today’s digital evolution, while coverage of social media and online security examines concepts behind today’s technology challenges and trends. Readers explore the principles underlying the wide scope of digital devices in use today with the book’s unique focus on the connectivity that pervades modern life. This Enhanced Edition includes a new hands-on programming chapter that lets even readers with no prior coding experience learn to program with instant success using PythonTM. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives Microsoft Office 365 & Excel 2016: Intermediate

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Patrick Carey,Carol DesJardins

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337245445

Category: Computers

Page: 584

View: 5523

Now readers can develop the Microsoft Excel 2016 skills needed to be successful in college or the business world beyond with the emphasis on critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage found in NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & EXCEL 2016: INTERMEDIATE. Updated with all-new case scenarios, this complete book clearly applies the skills readers are learning to real-world situations, making the concepts even more relevant. All content and activities throughout NEW PERSPECTIVES MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 & EXCEL 2016: INTERMEDIATE help readers understand the importance of what they’re learning. This edition focuses on strengthening learning outcomes and transferring skills to other applications and disciplines for further success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives Computer Concepts 2016 Enhanced, Introductory

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305888561

Category: Computers

Page: 608

View: 5934

Readers gain a full understanding of today’s digital world with the cohesive framework and logical organization found only in NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2016, ENHANCED, INTRODUCTORY. This dynamic book provides the latest updates on emerging technology with engaging learning features, informative visuals and hands-on activities proven to increase learning effectiveness. An insightful introduction highlights today’s digital evolution, while coverage of social media and online security examines concepts behind today’s technology challenges and trends. Readers explore the principles underlying the wide scope of digital devices in use today with the book’s unique focus on the connectivity that pervades modern life. This Enhanced Edition includes a new hands-on programming chapter that lets even readers with no prior coding experience learn to program with instant success using PythonTM. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Microsoft Windows 8, Comprehensive

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Lisa Ruffolo

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285080874

Category: Computers

Page: 704

View: 4041

NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICROSOFT WINDOWS 8 takes a critical-thinking approach to teaching Windows 8 concepts and skills. In addition to in-depth coverage of essential topics, this book also covers some of the coolest new features to the Windows Operating System including Apps, the Charms Bar, mobile computing, and touch screen capabilities. The New Perspectives Series also has new pedagogical elements to help students with all learning styles absorb key information. The Visual Overview at the beginning of each tutorial gives students a graphic view of the content, as well as a study guide for later use. ProSkill Boxes and Exercises provide students with information and practice on Professional Skills that relate to that tutorial's content. Troubleshoot Exercises provide an opportunity for students to apply their skills in a critical thinking setting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Computer Concepts 2014, Brief

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305177029

Category: Computers

Page: 320

View: 7313

Take your students beyond the basics with the award-winning NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Designed to get all students up-to-speed on essential computer literacy skills, this market leading text goes deeper, providing students with the technical and practical information they need for academic and career success. NEW PERSPECTIVES ON COMPUTER CONCEPTS 2014 incorporates significant technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, interest in open source software and portable applications, and more. In addition, coverage of Microsoft Windows 8 and Office 2013 will introduce your students to the exciting new features of Microsoft’s next generation of software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2013, First Course

Author: Ann Shaffer,Patrick Carey,June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,Kathy T. Finnegan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285821149

Category: Computers

Page: 1088

View: 6666

With proven pedagogy that emphasizes critical-thinking, problem-solving, and in-depth coverage, New Perspectives helps students develop the Microsoft Office 2013 skills they need to be successful in college and beyond. Updated with all new case-based tutorials, New Perspectives Microsoft Office 2013 continues to engage students in applying skills to real-world situations, making concepts relevant. A new Troubleshoot case problem enhances critical thinking, and a new tutorial on Managing Your Files helps students navigate Windows 8. As always, New Perspectives improves learning outcomes and transference of skills by helping students understand why what they're learning is important. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Foundations of Computer Science

Author: Behrouz A. Forouzan,Firouz Mosharraf

Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA

ISBN: 9781844807000

Category: Computers

Page: 624

View: 3923

Based on the ACM model curriculum guidelines, this text covers the fundamentals of computer science required for first year students embarking on a computing degree. Data representation of text, audio, images, and numbers; computer hardware and software, including operating systems and programming languages; data organization topics such as SQL database models - they're all [included]. Progressing from the bits and bytes level to the higher levels of abstraction, this birds-eye view provides the foundation to help you succeed as you continue your studies in programming and other areas in the computer field.-Back cover.

Computer Concepts and Microsoft Office 2013: Illustrated

Author: June Jamrich Parsons,Dan Oja,David W. Beskeen,Carol M. Cram,Jennifer Duffy

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285956591

Category: Computers

Page: 800

View: 3990

Everything you need for your Introduction to Computing course! COMPUTER CONCEPTS AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013 ILLUSTRATED delivers the most up-to-date computer concepts and Microsoft Office 2013 skills in an accessible, easy-to-follow format. The Illustrated Series has been praised by instructors for its concise, focused approach and user-friendly layout, which engages both computer rookies and hot shots in mastering application skills and computer concepts quickly and efficiently. Thanks to the Illustrated Series’ hallmark 2-page layout, each task is presented in a single view, enabling students to work through an entire process without turning a page. New Learning Outcomes outline the skills covered in each lesson, and larger full-color screens represent exactly what students should see on their own computers. With COMPUTER CONCEPTS AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013 ILLUSTRATED, everything your students need is at their fingertips. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.