Discovering Computers 2008 Complete
Discovering Computers 2008 provides a current and thorough introduction to computers by integrating usage of the World Wide Web with the printed text ... Show synopsis Discovering Computers 2008 provides a current and thorough introduction to computers by integrating usage of the World Wide Web with the printed text. This Shelly Cashman Series text offers a complete and engaging solution to successfully teach students basic computer concepts with new exercises, case studies, and online tools on the Online Companion. Updated for currency, students will learn the latest trends in technology and computer concepts. Benefits: * Gives students a complete introduction to the latest in computers and technology, including Microsoft Office 2007 and Windows Vista, personal productivity, security, and communicating with others. * NEW! Makes concepts relevant and exciting to students with completely updated Ethics and Issues boxes, Looking Ahead boxes, FAQ boxes, Web Links, Companies on the Cutting Edge, and Technology Trailblazers. * NEW! Brings abstract concepts to students' practical experience with Journaling exercises, Ethics in Action exercises, and Learn How To exercises. * Challenges students to use critical thinking skills with Case Studies exercises, featuring Research, Class Discussion, and Team Challenge Case Studies. * NEW! Engages students in the world of technology with Learn How To videos, which teach fundamental skills, and brand new CNET videos, which enhance concepts in the book on the Online Companion. * Reinforces and encourages students to explore concepts on their own with the robust Online Companion, which features a Discussion Forum allowing students to connect with Discovering Computers students everywhere.